I visit two websites often now to pick up more experience with Bitcoin: fiatleak.com (upgraded, worth a look!) and blockchain.info (which monitors much of the activity of recent BTC transactions).
Take a look at a screenshot I captured a few minutes ago at blockchain.info:
*CLICK* on the image to see the details.
BTC Guild just mined a block (and got transaction awards) for almost $23 million!
And the top transaction (in green) just crossed the wires...
BIG MONEY is going into and through BTC...
ounce.me is another nice little site, showing quick info at a glance, another screenshot:
One other little feature of this site that I like is the 10-Year Treasury yield (2.83% above).