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San Francisco Tiled Steps – Art for Everyone to Enjoy – USA Travel Article

San Francisco Tiled Steps – Art for Everyone to Enjoy San Francisco is a very walk-able city and I have always been enchanted by the unexpected treasures that I have had the good fortune to discover as I’ve wondered through the city.  The tiled steps are absolutely one of those treasures.  There are tiled steps at multiple locations and they are public art installations constructed by artists with local support and maintained by the neighborhood residents and through donations. Some…

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Four Iconic US Cities You Can Do in a Day – USA Travel Article

Four Iconic US Cities You Can Do in a Day So many places, so little time! The USA is full of incredible cities to visit, but there’s only so much time to go around. How can you be expected to explore all these places to the fullest before you have to go back home? It’s not quite as impossible as you’d think. We’ve put together a list of four cities that you can discover in a day! It might take…

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How To Take a Japanese Bath in Tokyo: A Guide to Sentos – USA Travel Article

How To Take a Japanese Bath in Tokyo: A Guide to Sentos The Japanese bath (or Sentō) has long been an important part of Japanese culture. Traditionally, Japanese baths were used more out of necessity than out of pleasure as most people didn’t have access to a bath in their home. At that time every neighbourhood in all of Japan had a public batch where the residents could go to bathe, socialize and in many cases, do their laundry. Since…

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The Best Places to Celebrate Thanksgiving on your American Holiday – USA Travel Article

The Best Places to Celebrate Thanksgiving on your American Holiday Thanksgiving is one of America’s most loved holidays. Offering the opportunity to give thanks and celebrate the year’s harvest, the big day unites friends, family and loved ones across the USA.Thanksgiving usually involves staying in to enjoy a massive roast turkey and an incredible amount of food. However, not everyone spends the day at home. The country is full of places to see and things to do. In the spirit…

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28 Things to Do in New Zealand – USA Travel Article

28 Things to Do in New Zealand I was speaking to a total stranger about New Zealand recently. At a certain point in the conversation, he told me he’d never heard anybody say a bad word about the country. “Same for me,” I said.And it was true. Over the course of two separate New Zealand trips, and a total of 18 months traveling the country, I’ve never heard so much of a whisper of negative conversation about it.I don’t know…

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Gili Trawangan – Our Experience On Indonesia’s Backpacker Island – USA Travel Article

Gili Trawangan – Our Experience On Indonesia’s Backpacker Island Written by Dariece Swift Dariece is a co-founder of Goats On The Road, and an expert in saving money, finance management, building an online business and of course… travel. She loves meeting new people, trying new cuisines, and learning about the unique cultures of our world. She has over 10 years of experience helping others to realize their travel dreams and has worked in numerous jobs all over the world to…

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▷ Where to see Christmas Lights in NYC – USA Travel Article

▷ Where to see Christmas Lights in NYC During the holiday season, electric bills skyrocket all throughout New York City. Seeking to outdo one another, both private homes and established landmarks string up dazzling lights for you to marvel at in every direction you turn. Here’s where to go to see the most stunning Christmas lights in NYC.Contents✨ Looking for a Holiday Lights Tour? Check out the 4 best holiday lights tours in NYC! ✨The 13 best places to see…

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Planning Your Northern California & Southern Oregon Road Trip – USA Travel Article

Planning Your Northern California & Southern Oregon Road Trip Southern Oregon and Northern California is a sparsely populated part of the country with some of the best scenery and natural attractions in the United States. Those road tripping the area can visit seven sites operated by the National Park Service in the area, all easily visited on a single trip. Three of the seven sites have full national park status and are some of the best parks in the U.S.When…

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Whitewater Kayaking Down The Pemi River • Expert Vagabond – USA Travel Article

Whitewater Kayaking Down The Pemi River • Expert Vagabond Whitewater Kayaking the PemiNew Hampshire, United StatesCharging forward through a wall of spray, I make a quick S-turn ducking my head away from a boulder as the drop approaches. Powerful whitewater churns 10 feet below.Just seconds from powering through my very first Class 5 whitewater rapid, and I’d be lying if I told you I wasn’t nervous. It’s a steep waterfall chute known to local kayakers as Thank You Ma’am.The rapids…

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My Top 10 Things You Have to Do 2019 – USA Travel Article

My Top 10 Things You Have to Do 2019 New York is massive and there is no way you can see everything. A few attractions and activities, however, belong on everyone’s bucket list. We don’t want you to miss a single must-do when in New York City, so with no further ado, here are the top 10 things you have to do in NYC.ContentsTop 10 Must-Dos in New York CityWhen thinking about the top 10 must-dos in New York City,…

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Turtles, but no lions or tigers, at Villa Carlotta in Tremezzo – USA Travel Article

Turtles, but no lions or tigers, at Villa Carlotta in Tremezzo Villa CarlottaVilla Carlotta in Tremezzo is a nice stop while visiting Lake Como.  The ferry from Como stops right in front of the Villa Carlotta and it stops in Tremezzo which is a 5 minute walk.  The villa was built in 1690 and it gets its name from Carlotta, the daughter of Princess Marianna the wife of Prince Albert of Prussia from the middle of the 19th century.  The villa…

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