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Travel Guide to Okayama: Japan’s Land Of Sunshine – USA Travel Article

Travel Guide to Okayama: Japan’s Land Of Sunshine 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 help…

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▷ Sightseeing Flex Pass vs. Go New York Explorer Pass – USA Travel Article

▷ Sightseeing Flex Pass vs. Go New York Explorer Pass I like being a tourist and go sightseeing quite a bit, especially when my friends or family visit New York. Our sightseeing pass choice typically comes down to the Go New York Explorer Pass or the Sightseeing Pass Flex. But why does our choice change? Let’s take a closer look at the two attraction passes.ContentsWhich is Better, the New York Sightseeing Flex Pass vs. Go New York Explorer Pass?First, let…

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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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Star Wars and James Bond at Villa del Balbianello in Lenno on Lake Como Italy – USA Travel Article

Star Wars and James Bond at Villa del Balbianello in Lenno on Lake Como Italy Villa del BalbianelloVisiting Villa del Balbianello in Lenno is just a ferry ride or water taxi ride away from  from Como.  Once arriving in Lenno walk over to the group water taxi station to catch a ride to Villa del Barbianello. We waited about 20 minutes for the boat which seats 12 and we were numbers 13 and 14 so we had to wait for…

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6 of the Best Cities to Start Your Road Trip In – USA Travel Article

6 of the Best Cities to Start Your Road Trip In Love a city adventure? Yeah, us too. As well as some of the best National Parks in the world, North America is home to some of the most amazing cities you’ll set foot in. Think big sights, oodles of culture, nightlife for days and some serious photo ops. We’ve rounded up six of our favourite city destinations, and the best tours to take after exploring them! New YorkIf you’re new to…

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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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Beaches in Da Nang: The Complete Travel Guide – USA Travel Article

Beaches in Da Nang: The Complete Travel Guide Written by Sasha Savinov Sasha is regular contributor to Goats On The Road. He’s also an English teacher and an expert in online teaching. He’s a language student, a professional blogger, and video producer. In fact, he studied video production at Michigan State University. He and his wife are the founders and head editors at Grateful Gypsies, where they write about life abroad, long term travel, teaching English online and live music. …

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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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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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Soudan Underground Mine Tour – USA Travel Article

Soudan Underground Mine Tour If you’ve ever wanted to plummet a 1/2 mile into the earth in three minutes than than Soudan Underground Mine state park mine tour is for you! Fascinating and a bit frightening it’s an hour tour that you’ll remember forever. Soudan Underground Mine tour The Soudan Underground Mine is the oldest and deepest mine in the state of Minnesota. Over the life of the mine they removed over 15.5 million tons of ore out of Soudan Underground Mine and…

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A Guide to South Walton’s Cutest Towns – USA Travel Article

A Guide to South Walton’s Cutest Towns The sands of the Gulf Coast were where many of my childhood memories took place. The first time I rode a bike. The first time I swallowed a pill. The first time I swam in the ocean. My family and I rented houses all along the coast from Alabama to Florida, but my strongest memories are in the South Walton area of Florida, also known as 30-A, named after the highway that runs through…

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