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Clearwater Up-Close

Clearwater is an ambassador for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Inc., an environmental advocacy non-profit founded by folk singer Pete Seeger in 1966. It was built in Maine and modeled after sloops that sailed the Hudson in the 18th and 19th centuries.

RV Parks Near Lake Murray, South Carolina

Lake Murray, which is located in the center of South Carolina and covers approximately 78 square miles, is a popular destination for campers with tents and RV vehicles. For outdoor enthusiasts, the area offers the opportunity for swimming, hiking, boating and fishing. Other popular...

Tips on Flying With Toddlers

Flying anywhere these days isn't much fun. Crowded airports, security checkpoint lines and cramped cabins add up to grumpy, whining travelers. Travelers under three are even more prone to frustration and bad moods. When you're flying with a toddler, what can you do to make the flight easier? Here ar

Hotels in Cullowhee, North Carolina

Located in southwestern North Carolina's Great Smoky Mountains, Cullowhee is home of Western Carolina University. Because of its mountain location, Cullowhee offers pristine outdoor scenery, hiking and fishing opportunities. Cullowhee and Jackson County offer several lodging options for...

Bach Festival Society

With the distinction as being the 4th oldest Bach Festival in the United States, this Winter Park organization offers concerts and performances throughout the year.

La Dorada

Fresh seafood is flown in several times each week from Spain, making this a must-try for seafood lovers.

Hotels in the Veradale, WA Area

Veradale, now incorporated into the city of Spokane Valley, is located in western Washington. Commonly still referred to as Veradale, the area is filled with golf courses, ski areas and lakes, so it's a great vacation spot for those who enjoy recreation. Hotel options abound in Veradale/Spokane Vall

Chicago Area Events

Many of Chicago's largest events take place around the Buckingham fountain in Grant Park.Brunnen Chicago image by mirubi from Fotolia.comAs the third-largest city in the United states, it's no wonder Chicago, Ill., and its 77 distinct neighborhoods have events happening every weekend....

Amusement Parks Near Lake George, New York

Lake George, New York, has a rich history that began in the mid-1700s, when pioneers first settled on the lake's shores. First the stagecoach and then steamboats and trains carried visitors who were eager to bask in the cool waters and enjoy the lush landscape. Modern Lake George has made...

Save the Strip

"Rock of Ages" revives the 1980s with a musical set to the sounds of Bon Jovi, Journey and more. "Rock of Ages" shows at the Buell Theatre in Denver from June 14 - 26, 2011.

Interstate Motels in Garrett County, MD

Garrett County is the on the western edge of Maryland and borders Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Travelers will find a few hotels along Interstate 68, which runs from central Maryland through Garrett County to West Virginia. The area lies in the Allegheny Mountains and has a variety of...

Night Clubs in Palermo, Sicily

Palermo is the capital of Sicily, which many of us remember from grade school geography (it's the island Italy's "boot" is kicking). Sicily has been conquered and occupied by at least four major empires in its nearly 3,000-year history. As a result, its capital city is a cultural melting...

Motels Near Quitman, GA

Quitman lies in the southern part of the State of Georgia near the Florida border.Georgia state contour with Capital City against blurred USA flag image by Stasys Eidiejus from Fotolia.comLocated approximately 15 miles west of Valdosta in southwest Georgia near the Florida border, the...

Motels Located Near Aspinwall, Pennsylvania

Aspinwall, with a population around 3,000, is just minutes from downtown Pittsburgh. The town was named after Annie Aspinwall who sold the land used to start the town to business leaders in the late 1800s. It was designed to be a residential area away from Pittsburgh. Although there are no motels in

Kids Activities in Fairmont, West Virginia

Fairmont is a town located in the North Central region of West Virginia and holds the nickname "The Friendly City." The town has a variety of sites and attractions to entertain visitors such as museums and farmer's markets and many activities that are geared toward the entertainment of kids who are

The Barkus Pet Parade in Soulard

Every Mardi Gras season, St. Louis hosts one of the largest dog parades in the country - the annual Beggin' Strips Barkus Pet Parade. Here are pictures of just some of the thousands of dogs (many in costume), eagerly pulling their owners through the streets of Soulard.