Category Archives for "United States"

4 Why Take a Route 66 Tour?

You might have wanted to tour the United States for years – and in particular take the famous Route 66 through the Midwest all the way to the Pacific coast. Route 66 covers such a stretch of the U.S you might think the best option would be hiring a car – but looking closer at […]

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8 My Favorite Restaurant in El Paso, Texas

There are many fantastic restaurants in El Paso that serve great Tex-Mex food, but perhaps surprisingly there’s one that stands out above them all. Set right besides Mexico and just a bridge away from Ciudad Juarez  food in El Paso  has always been influenced by the cuisine on the other side of the border, with […]

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Discovering El Paso, Texas

Best known for its tex-mex food and proximity to Mexico El Paso (Texas) is way too often skipped as a tourist destination itself- a shame, as I recently discovered. Sure, it might be the gateway to tequila country, but its strategic position and somewhat military past have resulted in a city rich in history well […]

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The Best of Chicago in Winter

Not for nothing is Chicago called the Windy City.  In winter, this Midwestern metropolis is blasted by icy winds off Lake Michigan that send  temperatures plummeting.  So if you are going to visit Chicago in the winter months, be sure to wrap up warm!  Although many of the activities you might plan in summer – […]

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The Best Beaches in Oahu, Hawaii

Sun, surf, white sand …Oahu has dozens of beaches scattered all around the island from which to choose. Being in Hawaii all of them are gorgeous in one way or another, but which are the best beaches in Oahu? The following are my favorite of all that I visited when I was recently there and are generally […]

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7 Top 10 Outdoor Activities in Florida

Florida has long been a favorite vacation spot for both American and international visitors.  Boasting more than 1200 miles (over 1930 km) of shoreline, the Sunshine State has plenty to offer.  First-time visitors and seasoned annual guests will always find plenty to do. Everyone is, of course, familiar with the theme parks that draw many […]

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11 More Bang for Your Buck: Las Vegas on a Budget

Feeling the pinch? Think that the halcyon days of great holiday deals are over and you can’t afford to visit Las Vegas on a budget? In these cash-strapped times it’s hard to believe that any of us can still stretch the budget to include a trip abroad but there are still plenty of affordable destinations […]

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