Welcome to the Carnival of Cities blog carnival, where we tour the world in a single post, via submissions from a variety of different blogs, all about any aspect of one, single city or fair-sized town.
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Off we go….
Cities in the Americas
Panama City, Panama Mary Jo Manzanares presents Casino glitz and indigenous Kunas are just two reasons to visit Panama posted at The Traveler’s Way, saying, “The San Blas Islands of Panama are largely uninhabited, but on those that are it is an opportunity to meet the indigenous Kuna Indians.”
Los Angeles, California, USA Jennifer Miner presents Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood posted at The Vacation Gals, saying, “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter was such a huge success at Universal Studios Orlando, it’s no surprise that Universal Studios Hollywood has announced plans to build its own Harry Potter experience in Los Angeles.”
Big Sky, Montana, USA Nancy Brown presents Insider Tips for Things to See and Do in Big Sky, Montana posted at Nancy D Brown, saying, “If you have never been to Montana, Travel Writer Nancy D. Brown suggests making Big Sky your home base for day trips to Yellowstone, horseback riding, rafting and fly fishing.”
Portland, Oregon, USA Andy Hayes presents Photo Essay: Christmas on Peacock Lane, Portland Oregon posted at Travel for Christmas, saying, “Prettiest street in the Pacific Northwest.”
Columbus, Ohio, USA Joe Vargo presents Columbus’ Coffee Scene Takes Center Stage posted at The Columbus Experience, saying, “Columbus is becoming a Coffee Capital! Food blogger and Columbus Food Adventures tour guide Bethia Woolf gives a rundown of the new crop of coffee shops that have opened recently.”
Cities in Australia and New Zealand
Christchurch, New Zealand Liz Lewis presents A Christchurch Christmas Tale posted at Perceptive Travel Blog, saying, “In Christchurch, New Zealand mother nature might still be shaking but that doesn’t stop resilient Cantabrians from celebrating Christmas”
Sydney, Australia Vi presents What to do in Sydney in December, 2011 posted at Travel Tips.
Cities in Europe
Tallinn, Estonia MoTravels presents Exploring Tallinn in Winter posted at MO TRAVELS, saying, “Exploring the European City of Culture for 2011 and UNESCO World Heritage Site, Tallinn.”
London, England Caitlin Fitzsimmons presents London at Christmas: Ten Unmissable Spots posted at Roaming Tales, saying, “Guest post on London at Christmas time. By the way, technically it is still Christmas until the 6th of January!”
That concludes this Carnival edition, and thank you for visiting.
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