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Harpers Ferry, WV
5 days ago

Harpers Ferry, WV

“West Virginia, mountain mamma, take me home to the country roads.” If you know this John Denver song, you know he was quite fond of West Virginia, and there are plenty of reasons why. John Denver didn’t just sing about places he loved for no reason. They meant something to him, and West Virginia was indeed one of those locations.

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Visiting Bar Harbor, Maine
4 months ago

Visiting Bar Harbor, Maine

Bar Harbor, Maine is one of the hidden gems not only of New England but the entire country. Tucked away on Mount Desert Island, it’s incredibly beautiful and picturesque. If you love the ocean, nature, and the rocky shorelines of Maine, this is the spot to visit. 

In this post, we’ll cover some of the things you need to know about any visit to Bar Harbor. So, if you’ve been planning to make a visit soon, keep reading!

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Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge
6 months ago

Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge

Most people forget about all the great things you can see and do in our second smallest state. But, the truth is, Delaware packs a big punch when it comes to natural beauty, especially by the sea.

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Tips for Visiting the Pearl Harbor Memorial
10 months ago

Tips for Visiting the Pearl Harbor Memorial

Located in Honolulu, Hawaii, Pearl Harbor is a must-see for anyone who appreciates war memorials, World War II history, or simply looking for a fascinating addition to their Oahu island vacation. The attack on Pearl Harbor has fascinated Americans for decades as being one of the most well-known enemy attacks against the U.S. While December 7th may forever live in infamy, the event has captured the hearts and minds of many with books, big budget studio movies, video games, and more. However, the best way to experience history is in person, and this guide serves to help you on your visit.

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10 Most Haunted Cities In America
11 months ago

10 Most Haunted Cities In America

Halloween time is around the corner and everyone’s getting ready for the season. Some go trick-or-treating, quite a few party, and some others prefer to experience “haunted” and scary attractions. But there is rather a small percentage of adventurers that take things seriously and travel to truly haunted places.

There are some cities across the nation that are known for their scary past and their present ghosts. Throughout the years, witnesses have seen them wander in particular streets, hotels, houses, landmarks, and asylums.

These are the 10 most haunted cities to visit in America…if you dare.

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Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park
12 months ago

Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park

Located in beautiful Santa Barbara, California, this hidden gem of a park is home to some of the last remaining cave art that was created by the Chumash Native Americans. These paintings are estimated to date back to the 1600s, if not earlier. The cave itself is quite small, and is made of sandstone boulders.

This photo of Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park is courtesy of TripAdvisor.

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Boom Days

Boom Days

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Leadville, Colorado | Celebrating the mining heritage of Leadville, Booms Days are honored as a Local Legacy Event by Congress and are always a blast. In the heart of the …
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Cushing’s Escape: 150th Anniversary Paddle

Cushing’s Escape: 150th Anniversary Paddle

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Plymouth, North Carolina | In the 1860s, the Confederate Navy was wreaking havoc on Union ships with the use of steam-powered ironclad rams, which would easily attack and destroy the …
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Perfect Last Minute Fall Trip: Washington D.C.
5 years ago

Perfect Last Minute Fall Trip: Washington D.C.

With a city rich in history and culture such as Washington D.C. it’s a must visit location which plenty of fun for the entire family. In addition, with autumn temperatures in the low 70’s and rain showers few and far between you won’t have to sweat, bundle up or pack an umbrella. Plus, this time of year the fall foliage is gorgeous. And if you’re planning a last minute fall trip, we’ve got you covered with some must see sites around the city.

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What To Do In Savannah, Georgia With Kids
5 years ago

What To Do In Savannah, Georgia With Kids

Behind every outing is a chance for learning.  When my sister graduated from Savannah College of Art and Design, I was thrilled to
 be able to take my boys along to celebrate. Nothing encourages education like achievement, and my sister had accomplished
 something great. My children sat through name after name being called at the graduation ceremony to hear her name and celebrate 
afterwards.

Although a college graduation was the primary purpose of our trip, it became evident that with such history and culture in Savannah
 that we had to take our trip to an educational level ourselves. I honestly believe the best form of learning for my boys is learning 
on the go. They are always intrigued by history, ecology and exploring this planet, so this is what we set off to do. Read More