Articles Tagged '10 British Things in U.S. Cities'

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10 British Things About Tulsa, OK

In the early 19th century, members of the Lochapoka and Creek tribes named their newfound territory Tallasi, which means “old creek.” The name later changed to Tulsa when Mayor Colonel Edward E. Calkins took over the area in 1898. Tulsa may not have British roots, but it sure has British heart, just take a look […]

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10 British Things About Spokane, WA

First home to the hunter-gatherer Spokane Tribe approximately eight to 12,000 years ago, and then to tradesmen of Canada’s Northwest Fur Company, 211,000 people of all nationalities have settled in Spokane, Washington. Spokane may not have the historic ties to London Town like other U.S. cities but, from ’60s bands to Doctor Who meetup groups, it has […]

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10 British Things About Wichita, KS

Wichita is not only the largest city in Kansas, but the 49th largest city in the U.S. It’s known as the “Air Capital of the World,” home to several aircraft companies. This sprawling city offers a number of attractions including The Keeper of the Plains statue, Kansas Aviation Museum and the Exploration Place. Let’s add these […]

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10 British Things About Kansas City, MO

Kansas City, MO was included on Frommer’s 2012 “Top Destinations” list based on the city’s plethora of cultural offerings including the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, the National World War I Museum and the contemporary wing of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Let’s add to that list of must-see attractions with the 10 British things […]

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10 British Things About Albuquerque, NM

The city of Albuquerque, NM acted as the backdrop for AMC’s hit show Breaking Bad. The success of the show has become an attraction in itself, drawing viewers who want to retrace the characters’ steps. Even if you’re not a fan of Breaking Bad, Albuquerque is a great place to visit. The Southwestern city was voted one of […]

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10 British Things About Honolulu, HI

When you think of an ideal vacation spot, Honolulu, Hawaii comes to mind. The island getaway is filled with treasured landmarks like the Aloha Tower and Diamond Head Mountain. The Hawaiian state flag has the Union Jack on it, so we’re not too surprised to find British influences throughout the state capital. Check out these 10 […]

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10 British Things About New Orleans

New Orleans is full of culture. We found some Brit bits throughout the city. Check out 10 British Things About New Orleans: 1) The Pimm’s Cup Bar Tonique, located at 820 N. Rampart St., offers this distinctly British summer quencher made with a spicy English gin–based liqueur (Pimm’s No. 1) and a generous pour of […]