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The Top 3 National Parks in the U.S. and the Best Ways to See Them

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The Top 3 National Parks in the U.S. and the Best Ways to See Them

No trip to the United States is complete without visiting one of their stunning National Parks where nature is allowed to flourish for all to see. These are my three picks for the best, and how to get the most out of your trips there. 3. Yosemite California’s Yosemite National Park is home to towering […]

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The Scenic 17 Mile Drive along the California Coast

The Scenic 17 Mile Drive along the California Coast

On our recent trip to Carmel-by-the-Sea, we were delighted to find that we were only a mile from the Scenic 17 Mile Drive which winds through the Pebble Beach area. It truly is a magnificent drive, especially along the coast. We did the drive thrice, and had very different experiences each time. The first time […]

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The Star of this week’s Fab Photos Friday is Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

The Star of this week’s Fab Photos Friday is Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Carmel-by-the-Sea is one of the most beautiful towns in the country. Randy and I stayed in a cottage near the Carmel River State Park and Carmel Beach, with a view of Mission Ranch through the wetlands. Every day was stunning, I will let you judge for yourself!    

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This was 1 Glorious Day at Yosemite National Park!

This was 1 Glorious Day at Yosemite National Park!

On an October day Randy and I hired a guide for a tour of Yosemite National Park while traveling from San Francisco to Carmel. We chose Close Up Tours , and we highly recommend them for a more personal experience of the park. They go out of their way to accommodate your needs. Our guide was […]

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I Always Leave My Heart in San Francisco

I Always Leave My Heart in San Francisco

San Francisco is one of those cities that once you have been there, you have to go back. And back again. I love the city, and on my last trip I was only able to spend one day because of the San Francisco weather. My flight out of Denver to San Francisco was canceled, so […]

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Our Colorado Journey Continued!

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Our Colorado Journey Continued!

I am out of words at how beautiful Cordillera, Colorado is in the autumn. Everywhere we went, there was blazing color, snow topped mountains, and animals. What could be better than that?       Find the best deal, compare prices, and read what other travelers have to say at TripAdvisor  

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It Was a Wonderful Trip to Cordillera, CO!

It Was a Wonderful Trip to Cordillera, CO!

Randy and I decided to head back to Colorado this fall, and since we spent a week in Aspen last year, we decided to try a new place. Cordillera Ranch is near Vail and Beavercreek, but it is a world of its own! We went with “dons”…the guys who came to visit Randy several times […]

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I Found the Fountain of Youth!

I Found the Fountain of Youth!

We all want to find the Fountain of Youth, right? I found it in St Augustine, Florida, and learned a bit of history about it that was quite interesting, as well as unexpected.  As children we are told that Juan Ponce de Leon came to the New World in search of the Fountain of Youth, a […]

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When You Are in St Augustine, Head to Meehan’s Irish Pub!

When You Are in St Augustine, Head to Meehan’s Irish Pub!

  Meehan’s Irish Pub is a must-go-to restaurant in historical St Augustine! The view is spectacular! It faces the waterfront, the fort and the Bridge of Lions, and best of all, the food is absolutely delicious. I cannot tell you how much I enjoyed sitting out on the balcony, taking in the views and doing […]

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St Augustine Florida Eco Tours Took me on a Wonderful Tour!

St Augustine Florida Eco Tours Took me on a Wonderful Tour!

On my first visit to St Augustine I just had to get out on the water. I mean, it is Florida! With my love of animals and the ocean I decided I had to do a boat tour, and I chose St Augustine Eco Tours. I am glad I did! Not only were they unbelievably […]

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