Albuquerque = Beeʼeldííl Dahsinil

Photo: josephmccowie, Rainbow (Some rights reserved) Albuquerque (Diné: Beeʼeldííl Dahsinil) is the most populous city in New Mexico and is located at the base of the Sandia Mountains along the banks of the Rio Grande River. It is 64 miles (100 kilometers) south of state capital Santa Fe. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/mhnCSo85MuvxVMGa8 Favorite PlacesFrontier Restaurant, an Albuquerque …

Perth

Photo: Mark Pegrum, City Beach (Some rights reserved) Perth is the capital of Western Australia and the fourth largest city in Australia. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/XVeLhtS68XAH9EzbA 2020February 7-March 1 – Perth Festival acknowledges the Noongar people who remain the spiritual and cultural birdiyangara of this kwobidak boodjar.perthfestival.com.au – @perthfestperth-festival-review-week-of-indigenous-art-theatre-culture/11967498 Natural WorldThe Swan River estuary flows through the city. The …

Public Art in Las Vegas

Artwork: Nicolas Barrome Forgues, DTLV (Some rights reserved) Public Art in Las Vegas. Arte público en Las Vegas. The following are snapshots of public art and street art in greater Las Vegas, part of our off-the-beaten track DIY tours = Las siguientes son instantáneas de arte público y arte callejero en el gran Las Vegas, …

Las Vegas, Nevada

Photo: Ron Mader, City Hall (Some rights reserved) Publisher’s note: Viva las aventuras lentas (slow adventures) and responsible, conscious, local travel that doesn’t skip on the eating, drinking, gaming, and entertaining. Check out personal faves, updated with readers’ and neighbors’ feedback. Las Vegas is one of the most storied cities in the world. A hospitality …

Puebla City

Photo: Russ Bowling, Puebla (Some rights reserved) Puebla City (Ciudad de Puebla de Zaragoza) (elevation: 2,160 meters or 7,085 feet) is the capital of the state of Puebla and the fourth largest city in Mexico. Puebla is a modern city (see Normal Mexican Guy) with rich history. The city is notable for its colonial architecture, …

Omaha, Nebraska

Photo: Shelby Bell, College World Series (Some rights reserved) Omaha is located on the Missouri River, about 10 miles (15 km) north of the mouth of the Platte River. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/xLJGgGux8UVKH4WX7 Key Linksvisitomaha.comcityofomaha.orgTripAdvisor MuseumsThe Durham Museum @TheDurhamMuseum, 801 South 10th Street , is dedicated to preserving and displaying the history of the United States’ western …

Amarillo, Texas

Photo: Cadillac Ranch (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Amarillo is the 14th-most populous city in Texas. It is also the largest city in the Texas Panhandle, and the seat of Potter County. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/7Z32bbAAj1FmLgVB9 HeadlinesExperience big Texas vibes in iconic and record-setting Amarillo – @CultureMapATX Highway TalkInterstate 40, the city’s major east–west thoroughfare was completed entirely …

Christchurch Links

Christchurch Flag What would locals like others know about Christchurch (Ōtautahi)? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat fashion: HeadlinesA New Zealand city is taking its official wizard off the payroll after over 2 decades City Councilhttps://ccc.govt.nzhttps://ccc.govt.nz/news-and-events/newslinehttps://twitter.com/ChristchurchCC Librarieshttps://my.christchurchcitylibraries.com/https://twitter.com/ChristchurchLib Elsewhereteara.govt.nz/en/canterbury-places/page-8 Embedded Tweets WikipediaChristchurch Planeta.com

Toronto

Photo: Amber Dawn Pullin, Skyline (Some rights reserved) Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. Take a walk in the parks. A highway along the lake has been transformed into more pedestrian-friendly spaces. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/LfJAc7h2hmq1pesK8 Planeta.com