Category Archives: play

Vaquero: Check out the sculpture by Luis Jimenez in Las Vegas #urbanhikes

Want to get off the beaten path in Las Vegas? Curiously, my top recommendation is to go most visited place of all – the McCarran Airport. See if you can find the fiberglass Vaquero Statue by sculptor Luis Alfonso Jiménez, … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors Nevada

Kudos to the organizers of this weekend’s Get Outdoors Nevada celebration at Sunset Park in Las Vegas. So many good people, such a a fun, family-friendly event at a beautiful city park with great viewing of the incoming and outgoing … Continue reading

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Stroll-N-Roll in Henderson

The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include bicycles. Such was the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosted its Stroll-N-Roll, a spin so the speak on the Ciclovia phenomenon that’s sweeping the globe. Originally founded in … Continue reading

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Go Green in Las Vegas #FirstFridayLV

Go green and get involved! It’s a good bet that this First Friday in April will be the most innovative and eco in the events ten year history. Since it began in October 2002, First Friday is now considered the premier arts event … Continue reading

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International Mountain Day 2011

Announcement: Call for photos of World Mountains and World Forests Every year on December 11 International Mountain Day <http://www.fao.org/mnts/intl_mountain_day_en.asp&gt; celebrates sustainable mountain development. International Mountain Day 2011 links to this year’s International Mountain Day to the International Year of Forests. … Continue reading

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Take a walk in the park for World Tourism Day 2011

On September 27 – World Tourism Day – Planeta.com and Becari Spanish Language School host a free, public, multilingual photo safari and slow adventure in Llano Park. The city safari is great way to link cultures and everyone’s invited! There … Continue reading

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inspiration

This is what inspires me about the world (and Mexico in particular)! Here are photos taken today from World Environment Day, Oaxaca (Llano Park) 2011 What is not captured here is the conversation, how we used a visit to a … Continue reading

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