City & town information sampler:  for living, working, business, studying, shopping, rest & recreation services cities and towns information sampler : Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo and Burnaby's MetroTown neighborhood, Kali on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea, Hong Kong, photos of China, country and maps, professional writers, photographers and more

Cities & Towns Information

  • about Vancouver, B.C. Canada
  • about Burnaby, B.C. MetroTown
  • about Calgary, Alberta
  • about Edmonton, Alberta
  • about Kelowna, B.C.
  • about Nanaimo, B.C.
  • about Toronto, Ontario
  • about Whistler, B.C.
  • about Victoria, B.C.
  • about Hong Kong, China intro. travel views
  • about Shanghai, China
  • about California, U.S.A. intro. travel views
  • about San Francisco, California
  • about Honolulu, Hawaii
  • about Australia intro. travel
  • about Manus Island, Papua New Guinea intro. travel
  • about Mongolia intro. map views
  • about Portland, Oregon intro. travel views
  • about Pembrey, Wales & UK travel views

Australia WW2 forces on Manus Island, Papua New Guinea

  • Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Map of SW BC with cities of Vancouver Region - Victoria and Nanaimo

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Downtown San Francisco Family Dentist Norberto Li, DD, is also a contributing volunteer photographer to  in 2009 e.g. the photos form the top of the Golden Gate Bridge- see his office if you're looking for great  service.

Is this the way to Kashgar, Xinjiang China?
Learning about the GOBI desert from the China side with M.McGee's photos

Developing Countries:  South Pacific · Asia
Extended family hug on Manus Island, province of Papua New Guinea

BC's top Canada Immigration & Business Law Firm - CLICK TO LOWE & COMPANY'S WEB SITE

Golden Gate Bridge view from suspension towner top by photographers Norberto and Shelly Li,  1999 and Childrens cartoon character Clara in hot air baloon by Cat Wong 2009 -  CLICK TO BIGGER VERSION OF PHOTO

General Reference

  • Continuing and Adult Education Services
    • Papua New Guinea's HELP Resources grassroots community education and development organization
    • anti racism training and organization development programs
    • Canada's Arctic First Nations People's Culture & Resources

Sample graphic of Clara of Clara and Clarene Bear childrens charactors       in  Hot Air balloon over San Francisco Bay area by Cat Wong

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Copyright © 2002-2009  site design and primary graphics/photos by Neal Chan, Marsha Berman, EB Manning, Mei Lei Li and M.McGee for China and central Asia photos, ; Henry Collins WW2 Australian photos of Manus Island Jennie Hall; John Wong and Weller Cartographics Ltd., for the Calgary Stampede & Rodeo photos David K. Lai (in 2005 David contributed his free lance photos of Victoria Track and Field competitions and the Abbotsford Airshow to this site), and for the Kali, west Manus Island photos Quentin Reilly, in January 2003 we added photo of walled city of Carcassonne France (see also to our top banner graphic, thanks to Adrienne Chan's photos from holidays in France.  in 2003 we welcome Christine Wong, illustrator/interior-designer and Brenda Wong, fact checker and food editor for the new downtown Vancouver visitors area; Canada immigration information services from Vancouver's Lowe & Company, business and immigration lawyers 2004 sources from