The Disneyfication of cities. Historical centers as amusement parks for tourists

If the term Disneyfication is not familiar to you, you should know that it has been in the social and urban debates that are trying to understand what is happening to cities for a few years. Disneyfication is used to describe the social and cultural influence of corporate America. Two of the first cases in … Read more

Wildfires in New Mexico: A Ranking of the Largest Fires Since 1990

2023-07-05 10:56:23 According to the U.S. Forest Service, the 2012 Whitewater-Baldy Fire in the Gila was previously the largest wildfire to burn in the state. The 2011 Las Conchas Fire in the Santa Fe National Forest was the second largest, followed by the Silver Fire that burned in the Gila in 2013. As of June … Read more

Revitalizing the Tallahassee Mall: The Case for a New City Park | Ben Grubbs

2023-11-20 08:01:02 Ben Grubbs  |  Your Turn Hidden behind the Trousdell Gymnastics Center and the old Tallahassee Mall (now The Centre of Tallahassee) is the perfect spot for the next city park that could help bring people back to the area around the languishing mall. The small holding pond located there, and the surrounding land, … Read more

Discover the Serenity and Solitude of Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni National Monument

2023-09-04 10:33:00 Although the National Park Service (NPS) oversees Grand Canyon National Park, monuments such as Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni are managed by other federal institutions such as the US Forest Service (USFS) and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). Monuments tend to have fewer restrictions on their use (for example, hunting or logging is … Read more

Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni Grand Canyon National Monument: Preserving Ancestral Footprints of Indigenous Peoples

2023-08-09 09:51:00 President Joe Biden’s decision is the culmination of a lobbying effort by a dozen tribes with historical ties to the region and advocated for its monument status. It will be called Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni Grand Canyon National Monument. Baaj nwaavjo (BAAHJ – NUH-WAAHV-JOH) means “where indigenous peoples roam” in Havasupai language, and … Read more

State parks in the United States, authentic jewels for tourists

With fewer crowds than national parks and an almost endless variety of landscapes, state parks are undiscovered gems for international tourists. Only in the United States there are more than 2,400, each of them with a particular and unique attraction, for this reason Visit The USA has selected five state parks that would perfectly complement … Read more

they thought they were getting a good deal, “we had to pay 1,551 euros within two weeks!”

Jos had booked his vacation at Center Parcs before the Covid prevented him from leaving. Then when he was able to book again for his trip, he no longer wanted to go. He therefore sold his tickets to the park on This is where Peter and Kim come across the enticing ad and decide … Read more