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 …

San Antonio, Texas

Photo: Vic Vargas, Riverwalk (Some rights reserved) Spotlight on San Antonio, Texas Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/sD29Nk1PXzLVmqSU8 QuotesWe are all members of one community and we have a common goal … improving the economic and social conditions of our city and making it a more desirable place in which to live. = Todos somos miembros de una comunidad …

Cleveland, Ohio

Photo: Ron Mader, Parker B Lewis Building (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Cleveland is located in northeastern Ohio on the southern shore of Lake Erie, approximately 60 miles (100 kilometers) west of the Pennsylvania border. It was founded in 1796 near the mouth of the Cuyahoga River, and became a manufacturing center owing to its location …

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 with rich history and beauty. The city is justly famous for its colonial architecture, gastronomy, …

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 HeadlinesToronto Restaurant Fights Waste By Chopping Menu Prices Till Food Is Gone – …

Melbourne, Australia

Photo: Gavin Anderson, Bike Share (Some rights reserved) Melbourne is the capital and most populous city in the state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia. This world city continues to reinvent itself. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/ML8aoHxGLzZesRNe7 Aboriginal MelbourneWhen Europeans first settled the Port Philip region it was home to five Aboriginal language groups, …

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 …

Adelaide = Tandanya

Photo: Denisbin, View from Torrens Park (Some rights reserved) Adelaide (Tandanya) is the capital city of South Australia and located north of the Fleurieu Peninsula, on the Adelaide Plains between the Gulf St Vincent and the low-lying Mount Lofty Ranges which surround the city. Tandanya is the Kaurna (pronounced Garn-na) Aboriginal name for the Adelaide city area and …

Cape Town

Photo: Ron Mader, Bus Station (Some rights reserved) The port city of Cape Town (Afrikaans: Stad Kaapstad; Xhosa: IsiXeko saseKapa) is the metropolitan municipality which governs the city and its suburbs. We’d like to explore this further: Cape Town is located on an underground river called Camissa, meaning ‘place of sweet waters.’ Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/fr6YWocfEDPShqkq5 Natural WorldCape Town …

Hobart

Photo: Neerav Bhatt, Salamanca Markets (Some rights reserved) Hobart is the capital and most populous city of the Australian island state of Tasmania. Founded in 1804 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australia’s second oldest capital city after Sydney, New South Wales. Google Maps Photos Elsewherehobartcity.com.au Universityutas.edu.au/ Planeta.com