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San Juan National Historic Site preserves stories of great ambition

San Juan National Historic Site preserves stories of great ambition


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San Juan National Historic Site – El Morro & San Cristobal Forts and The Wall

San Juan National Historic Site – El Morro & San Cristobal Forts and The Wall

San Juan National Historic Site – El Morro & San Cristobal Forts and The Wall

Park Ranger leads group in outer defenses of fort. Puerto Rican capitol building is seen

San Juan National Historic Site - El Morro & San Cristobal Forts and The Wall, Puerto Rico | Top 10 Puerto Rico

Masons on scaffold clean historic walls

San Juan National Historic Site - El Morro & San Cristobal Forts and The Wall, Puerto Rico | Top 10 Puerto Rico

In Puerto Rico, San Juan National Historic Site preserves stories of great ambition and aspirations · “

A Surreal Life on the Precipice in Puerto RicoA Surreal Life on the Precipice in Puerto Rico

The National Park Service has selected Randy Lavasseur to lead San Juan National Historic Site as its next superintendent.

How Will the National Park Service Protect America's Heritage from Climate Change? - Union of Concerned Scientists

La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico

Map of the bay and city from about 1785

Airports nearby (1)

San Antonio Missions

We're Suing the Forest Service on Secretive Approval of Chainsaws in Wilderness

C4927 - New England and Caribbean

This summer, stop by the 23 U.S. locales that have risen to become UNESCO World Heritage sites - Chicago Tribune

California missions spotlight: Part of Hitchcock's 'Vertigo' was shot at Mission San Juan Bautista

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San Francisco's Embarcadero district, which includes the Beaux Arts style Ferry Building, is at


Snow-capped Mt. Sneffels looms over the changing autumn colors in this photo. The CORE act would preserve the iconic peak as wilderness.

L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

Maps of the 23 UNESCO Heritage Sites in the United State (Tim Meko/The Washington Post)

Dance hall days: Texas preserves a treasured tradition

... San Juan National Historic Site uses modern technology to preserve the authenticity of ancient walls. Visitas Educativas/Educational Visits

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A three-story tower from the 1200s in Beef Basin. This is just one of thousands of archaeological sites, true antiquities, proposed to be removed from ...



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The 'Island of the Gods' has big plans for tourism, but how do

Geiranger Fjord, southwestern Norway; example of a natural World Heritage site (designated 2005

The CRCCS includes a focus on species that are culturally significant to diverse communities. Pine

The Bears Ears National Monument is an internationally significant cultural landscape and a pivotal place in American conservation.


Evidence of the rise of Mahayana Buddhism in Bengal from the 7th century onwards, Somapura Mahavira, or the Great Monastery, was a renowned intellectual ...

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wildflowers in Grand Teton National Park

The park is part of a massive conservation effort. Image by Juan Ramón Díaz Colodraro


tracking back

Kayakers cruise around the Back Bay in Newport Beach on Monday, April 15, 2019. (Photo by Mindy Schauer, Orange County Register/SCNG)

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The sun sets last week on the Mojave National Preserve. A bill passed Tuesday by the Senate would connect the preserve with Death Valley National Park.

Olympic National Park, Washington State.

Puʻuhonua o Hōnaunau National Historical Park is a United States National Historical Park located on the west coast of the island of Hawaiʻi.

Chaco Canyon National Historic Park

Thomas Jefferson's Monticello Mansion

We are grateful for a full, productive year working for these and all public lands in San Juan County, Utah. Read our full report on 2017 here.

Catedral de San Juan Bautista in Old San Juan. Photo © Suzanne Van Atten.

The San Antonio Missions National Historical Park (architects unknown): Everybody knows the Alamo, but there are four other 18th-century Spanish missions in ...


Palmyra, Syria: Baal Shamen, Temple of


Chaco Culture National Historical Park showing additions and inventory survey areas. The Kin Ya'a unit, not shown, and is located approximately 40 km south ...

Entrance to Fort Santiago in Manila, Philippines

Buried but not dead: Recoleta Cemetery offers a history of Buenos Aires

Guests wait in line to see Asleep at the Wheel perform

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

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2. El Santuario de Chimayo; Chimayo

PUERTO RICO'S distant overlords have often displayed mixed feelings towards it. With its central Caribbean location and natural harbour at San Juan, ...

Environmental Factors

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For 50 years, Wild and Scenic Rivers Act preserves waterways

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The Stanley Hotel, a multi-story, Georgian-style hotel.

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Jesuit Missions of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná and Jesús de Tavarangue

Palo Alto residents have had exclusive access to Boronda Lake and Foothills Park. From neighboring Pearson-Arastradero Preserve, visitors can now get access ...

Landscape, Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve.

Elifant Archaeo-Culinary Tours Take Visitors to The Ancient Sites and Finest Eateries in Italy Interview with Principals Elizabeth Bartman and Maureen Fant


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Largest public lands bill since 1993 would protect 400,000 acres across Colorado – The Colorado Sun

Thomas J. Story

Cambodia and Vietnam

This is the perfect time of year to float the Upper San Juan when the refreshing flows balance out the warm summer temps. The trip is all-inclusive of meals ...

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... 2017 shows the right-part of the Western Wall with the dome of Al-Aqsa mosque seen on the right of the photo, taken from the archaeological site ...

Helping Reefs Restore Themselves

O:LV Fifty Five — San Juan, Puerto Rico