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Top 9 Places to Visit in Yelagiri

Yelagiri is an offbeat hill station in Tamil Nadu. It is a perfect weekend getaway for the residents of Chennai and Bengaluru.

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A Short Walk at Baslow Edge in Derbyshire

Eagle Rock and Wellington's Monument are two worthy stops while walking Baslow's Edge.

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MIP Nature Church Brings Worshippers Closer to God

MIP Nature Church is a unique church that combines aesthetics of Filipino design and organic architecture. The result is a one-of-a-kind place of worship that brings visitors closer to God through His Creation.

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Katy Dog Park: 14 Acres of Fun for People and Pets in Katy, TX

Fourteen acres of land comprise the Katy Dog Park in Katy, TX. Shade trees, wide-open grassy areas, a pool for canines, and a walking path all add to the pleasure of spending time there.

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A Visit to Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary: Tasmanian Devils, Wombats and Quolls

While travelling in Tasmania, I visited Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, where I was able to see many amazing animals up close.

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Visiting Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center Cambodia

Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre (PTWRC) is located outside of Phnom Penh and is run by Wildlife Alliance. They rescue and rehabilitate animals from the illegal wildlife trade and provide a permanent home for those they cannot release. Tours run daily from Phnom Penh.

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9 Enjoyable Things to Do in Japan When It Rains

What are the enjoyable things to do in Japan when it rains the whole day? There are plenty to choose from.

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The Perfect Day Trip: Caesar’s Head State Park and Greenville

This article includes an itinerary and description of hiking at Caesar's Head State Park and visiting Greenville in South Carolina.

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8 Beautiful Places to Visit in Hogenakkal

Hogenakkal is known as the Niagara Falls of India. The coracle ride on the Kaveri river, Mettur Dam and Melagiri Hills are the major attractions.

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A Visit to Crazy Horse Memorial Park in South Dakota

Though still in progress, the Crazy Horse Memorial is stunning and an important stop for anyone heading to its more famous cousin—Mount Rushmore.

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8 Beautiful Places to Visit in Chidambaram

From the Nataraja Temple and Pichavaram Mangrove Forest to Mayiladuthurai and the Vaitheeswaran Temple, a trip to Chidambaram will take you back in time to the Chola period.

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Top 10 Places to Visit in North Gran Canaria

North Gran Canaria has much to offer travelers. From its capital, Las Palmas, to its award-winning city beach. Pleasant parks and gardens, interesting towns and villages. A rugged coastline and inland hills and valleys. Add in a rum factory, vineyard, and coffee plantation. So much more to explore.

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Visiting Pike Place Market in Seattle: Throwing Fish and More

See photos and videos of this oldest operating farmer's market in the US. View fresh fruits, veggies, and flying fish. Entertainment, restaurants, etc., are here to enjoy.

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Oklahoma’s Muscle Car Ranch Open Air Museum

Oklahoma's Muscle Car Ranch provides a nostalgic trip down memory lane with old cars, motorcycles, signs, and structures. This is truly one of Oklahoma's most fascinating open-air museums.

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Downtown Santa Fe "Longmire" Walking Tour

Love the TV series "Longmire"? You aren't alone. It was one of the most popular shows on television during its run. The bulk of the show was filmed in the Santa Fe, NM, area. If you find yourself in downtown Santa Fe, take a short walking tour and visit the filming sites in the city center.

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10 Beautiful Places to Visit in Vellore

Vellore is a town in North Tamil Nadu with a rich heritage. The architecture seen in this town is influenced by a mix of British, Nawab and South Indian styles.

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Mongolia's Gobi Desert: Land of the Flaming Cliffs, Dinosaurs and Dino Eggs

Travel with me to Mongolia's Gobi Desert where, 100 years ago, a real-life "Indiana Jones" led an American expedition through this wild and remote land and discovered dinosaur fossils never before identified and fossilized eggs that showed how dinosaurs reproduced.

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5 Things You Should Be Careful About When Visiting Japan

From being late to using red ink, here are a few things not to do on your next trip to Japan.

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The Best Hotels for a Good Walk in Las Vegas (All Indoors!)

If it's too hot to walk along the Las Vegas Strip, why not go for a walk in one of its many hotels? These are the best hotels for walking on the Strip.

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10 Beautiful Places to Visit in Trichy

Trichy is a central town in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is a well-known destination for heritage, pilgrimage, and nature.

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Are There Hidden Tunnels Beneath Abbey Hulton?

Hidden beneath a ruined 13th-century monastery surrounded by a council housing estate lies a forgotten relic from World War II.

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50 Free Things to Do in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is one of the best-kept secrets as a destination city. It's been tough shaking off its rough-and-tumble steel-producing days, but today it is a city worth visiting. And for those on a budget, Pittsburgh has plenty to do absolutely free.

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Mission San Francisco Solano in Sonoma, CA: Short Life and History

Learn much about the Spanish, then Mexican, expansion of influence in California through mission settlements. San Francisco Solano was the last of these missions, named after a saint.

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Fred Howard Park: Hidden Gem of Florida’s Gulf Coast

Howard Park is one of those true hidden gems that offers a beautiful beach area combined with a wonderful multipurpose park that has something for everyone.

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The Top 10 Things to Do in Abruzzo, Italy

Need ideas for what to do when visiting the Italian region of Abruzzo? Look no further than this top ten of great things to do.

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Visiting Mission San Juan Capistrano: A Historic Site in San Antonio, TX

Part of the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, Mission San Juan Capistrano is known for its bell tower. Part of it is in ruins. See photos and videos.

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5 Exciting and Inexpensive Things to Do in Sydney

Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge or walk up to the Barrenjoey Lighthouse and be amazed by views over Palm Beach and the Tasman Sea. Or maybe just relax on Bondi Beach, picnic in the Royal Botanic Garden or enjoy the idyllic Wendy Whiteley's Secret Garden.

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Is Uluwatu Worth Visiting? (Yes! Here's Why.)

Uluwatu is an area of Bali with a lot of beaches, cliff-top viewpoints, and good vibes. Here are some of the places I would suggest visiting for the best experience.

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Utah's Spectacular Millcreek Canyon and Nebo Loop in Winter

My husband and I didn't want to miss a chance to witness the beautiful view from the top of Millcreek Canyon, and we have beautiful images to share!

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Why You Should Go to Ho Chi Minh City (and What to Do There)

Ho Chi Minh City (also known as Saigon) was one of my favourite cities in South East Asia. For me, it was my introduction to Vietnamese culture and food and it holds a special place in my heart. Here are some things I would recommend trying while visiting this wonderful city.

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Pittsburgh Christmas Lights Walking Tour

If you live in or are visiting Pittsburgh during Christmas time, be sure to catch the city's famed holiday lights. You can see the main attractions on foot in about an hour. It's fun, it's free and it's colorful.

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What to See and Do in Helen, Georgia

Itinerary of a day trip to Helen, Georgia, focused on traveling with children and on a budget. Includes waterfalls, Charlemagne's Kingdom, Babyland General, and Mountain Fresh Dairy. Helton Creek Falls. Raven Cliff Falls. Anna Ruby Falls.

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Visiting the Orange Show Foundation: Fantastic Folk Art in Houston

The Orange Show Foundation is an homage to the imagination and creativity of Jeff McKissack. Built on Houston's east side, you must see this to believe it!

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Udon Thani Thai-Chinese Cultural Center

Any trip to Udon Thani is incomplete without seeing the Thai-Chinese Cultural Center. Located near the center of Udon City's nightlife, the Cultural Center has displays about the history of the Thai-Chinese community in Udon. It also has a small Chinese-style garden with a pond of colorful fish.

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Top 3 Highlights of Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur was a great first destination on my year-long backpacking trip around South East Asia. In this charming city, you can visit temples, see the impressive skyscrapers or even walk the forest's canopy in the middle of the city.

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A Quick Trip to Antelope Island State Park in Utah

Antelope Island State Park is mesmerizing. Situated in the Great Salt Lake, it's one of the most breathtaking places I have visited in the beehive state of Utah. The island is a picturesque backdrop for hiking and wildlife viewing.

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8 Popular Tourist Attractions in Nong Khai Thailand

Located on the banks of the Mekhong River in upper northeastern Thailand, Nong Khai is the gateway to Laos. This article introduces five Nong Khai tourist attractions, including temples, an Indo-China market, a river cruise, a crocodile farm, and a scenic view of the Mekhong from a skywalk.

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10 of the Best Museums in Amsterdam

Amsterdam has an impressive number and range of museums, as well as its own Museum Quarter. The challenge is choosing which ones to explore. Read on to find out about 10 of the best and start making your list. One trip will not be enough. You will be left wanting to plan a return visit to see more.

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Best Rides at Universal's Islands of Adventure and Studios

My family and I take regular vacations to Universal Orlando in Florida. I've ridden every ride in the park and seen every attraction. Here's a ranking of the rides from my point of view.

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The Moraga Steps: A Hidden Tourist Attraction in San Francisco

The Moraga Steps located in the Sunset district of San Francisco are a hidden tourist attraction. This little-known site is far away from other tourist attractions and offers a beautiful view of the city and the ocean from the top.

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The Twist: Norway's New Art Icon

Sculpture, gallery and bridge in one; such is the signature building, The Twist, in the middle of art collector Christian Sveaas's sculpture park at Kistefos. The beautiful building designed by the Danish star architects at Bjarke Ingels Group is a must-see for art and architecture lovers.

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John Deere Pavilion in Moline, Illinois: Ag Business Past and Present

If you are ever in Moline, Illinois, and would like to learn about the farming history and view modern-day equipment plus antique items, visit the John Deer Pavilion. What John Deere started is fantastic, and now is used worldwide. Admission is free!

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5 Easy Tips for Visiting Rome

Visiting a foreign country can be overwhelming and confusing, especially if you don’t speak the native language. This article will give you tips for visiting Rome. I will discuss tips for food, tourist attractions, transportation and airports.

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How to Eat and Drink on a Budget in Amsterdam

Food and drink are vital ingredients of a great tourist experience, but how can you enjoy your time in Amsterdam, whilst not overspending on refreshments? Read on to find out how to achieve this. Pick up some money-saving tips along the way and learn about our favorite eating places in Amsterdam.

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Visiting Mount Greylock, the Highest Point in Massachusetts

Mount Greylock is the highest point in Massachusetts and offers visitors stunning views, miles of hiking trails, and a wonderful mountaintop experience.

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The West Pasco Historical Society and Museum, New Port Richey, Florida

The West Pasco Historical Society Museum, located in New Port Richey, contains a vast collection of artifacts and antiques on display documenting over 100 years of life here on Florida’s Gulf Coast.

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Eight Enjoyable Things to Eat and Drink in Italy

I have wonderful food and drink memories from a variety of Italian cities during a Wonders of Italy tour last year. Here is a small sampling of simple pleasures for the palate. Whether enjoyed in Italy or at home, buon appetito e salute!

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Japan’s 5 Most Visited Prefectures

Before planning your Japan trip, find out where everyone else goes! This list details the five most visited prefectures in Japan and why you should or shouldn't visit them.

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5 Unbelievable Things You Can Do in Bolivia

In 2015, Bolivia was the third least visited country in South America. But the heart of South America has so much to offer to those who come to explore the complicated backdrop of rich colors and diverse landscapes. Consider just five things that await you in Bolivia.

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Top 10 Things to See on the Water in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is characterized by its waterways. This article focuses on the different forms of water-based activity in the city. Discover the canal tour to suit you and find out about different floating transport options. Take a virtual water trip around Amsterdam without getting your feet wet.