Clark County Museum

Photo: Ron Mader, Heritage Holidays (Some rights reserved) One of Planeta.com’s Vegas Faves and a Boulder Highway highlight: Open daily 9am-430pm, Clark County Museum is a place for locals to immerse themselves in regional history and to recommend visiting friends and family. It’s one of the finest small museums / cultural centers in the country. …

Vegas Yesco

Photo: Ron Mader, Yesco at Smith’s (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on classic Las Vegas business YESCO Key [email protected]_signs HeadlinesNew exhibit at Clark County Museum – Vegas WeeklyIconic sign company YESCO crosses the century mark‘Lighting up Las Vegas’: YESCO celebrates over 100 years in business 2022 EventsReception and Exhibition Discussion | Lighting Up Las Vegas: YESCO …

Cinco de Mayo

Artwork (Some rights reserved) Cinco de Mayo (Spanish for “fifth of May”) is a special holiday in Mexico, primarily celebrated in the state of Puebla, with lesser recognition elsewhere in the country. It is a popular celebration in the USA. Hashtags: #CincoDeMayo #5deMayo The date commemorates the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France during the French-Mexican …

New York City Parks

Photo: Brian Godfrey, High Line Meadow (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on parks in New York City: HeadlinesAn Interview With New York Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver, FAICP Key Linksnycgovparks.org – @NYCParksFlickr May 2022 Webinar Lessons of @CentralParkNYC Central Parknycgovparks.org/parks/central-park Central Park Conservancy centralparknyc.org – @centralparknyccentralparknyc.org/institute g.page/central-park-ny Walk in the Park with Gil Art in the Parks …

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta

Photo: Joe Ross (Some rights reserved) Albuquerque, New Mexico – Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta – balloonfiesta.com – is held annually at Balloon Fiesta Park. 2022 dates: October 1-9. “An event like no other.” Hashtag: #balloonfiesta Key Linksballoonfiesta.comLive StreamAmericas ChallengeBike [email protected] Questions What are the food concessions? What are the most popular foods served at the …

Nevada Tourism

Photo: Ron Mader, Heritage Museum (some rights reserved) Links and resources to tourism in Nevada: HeadlinesMore and more ‘junk fees’ appearing in Las Vegas tourist industryA six-word slogan, and the marketing campaign to advertise it, cost Nevada $9 million – Vegas Inc Tourism official: Nevada has lots of merit beyond the Strip – @BDrysdale Questions …

C-SPAN

Logo Wikipedia: C-SPAN an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network, is an American cable and satellite television network that was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service. C-SPAN televises many proceedings of the United States federal government, as well as other public affairs programming. Key Linksc-span.orgTV NetworksAmerican ArtifactsRadioRadio AppScheduleFacebookYouTube – …

Lake Mead Links

Photo: Ron Mader, I-11 (Some rights reserved) What would locals like others know about Lake Mead? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: ElsewhereWindfinder Callville BayClosed indefinitely March 24, 2022https://www.nps.gov/lake/planyourvisit/callville-bay.htmhttps://www.nps.gov/lake/learn/news/lakeconditions.htmhttps://callvillebay.com Rainbow Gardenshttps://ohv.nv.gov/trails/rainbow-gardenshttps://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/nevada/lava-butte-rainbow-gardens 2021 Lake Mead’s low water level prompts feds to consider declaration of Colorado River water shortage Mead Slope Fault Recency and size …

Maui

Photo: Christopher Mitchell, Haleakalā and Road to Hana (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on Maui Google Maps HeadlinesMaui Plans To Limit The Number Of Visitors Due To Overtourism in Hawaii Soaring Wailuku WikipediaMauiWailuku Planeta

New York City Links

New York City Flag What would locals like others know about New York City? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThe World Trade Center Was Hated Even Before It Was BuiltNYC Tourism May Not Fully Recover Until 2025, City Booster PredictsAn Interview With New York Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver, FAICPWhy Manhattan’s Skyscrapers Are …