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Sedona Wine Tasting In The Verde Valley – Retirement Travel Article

Sedona Wine Tasting In The Verde Valley Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest0 Wine Tasting In The Verde Valley From Sedona We did wine tasting all over North America in 2019. So when we heard there were wineries in the area, we planned a day to go Sedona wine tasting in the Verde Valley (Green Valley). Ice wines tastings in the Niagara Region of Canada started our year. We then enjoyed wine tasting experiences in Temecula and around the Napa Valley.…

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New York In December I Top 15 Things To Do In NYC – USA Travel Article

New York In December I Top 15 Things To Do In NYC NYC in December is amazing as preparations for the Holiday season begins. With countless things to do, concerts to attend, and events happening throughout the city, one thing is for sure – your trip won’t be boring! Below we have summarized all of our favorite things to do in New York in December.ContentsOur Recommendations for New York In DecemberIt’s the holiday season and NYC in December is a…

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2019 Favorite Holiday Gift Gadgets for Every Traveler – Retirement Travel Article

2019 Favorite Holiday Gift Gadgets for Every Traveler Each year we like to put out the best of the best products we use daily on our travels. Some make it from the previous years but others don’t. When we find something better, we typically switch. Only if we actually use the products do they make it in this Holiday Gift Gadgets post. ITEMS UNDER $10 Nite Ize Original Gear Ties These small twisty ties on hormones are the perfect holiday…

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3 Days in Colorado Springs with Kids – USA Travel Article

3 Days in Colorado Springs with Kids Hey Texan Friends! We found the perfect place to escape the summer heat!  Take your family to Colorado Springs, Colorado for a few days. We quickly fell in love with this great city, as it is filled with so many great outdoor adventures. We had so much fun there recently. Here is your itinerary for 3 Days in Colorado Springs with Kids. This past Spring Break, the kids wanted to go to Colorado.  And…

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15 Things to Do in Bruges – USA Travel Article

15 Things to Do in Bruges Last Updated on December 9, 2019Bruges is the type of city that you fall in love with instantly. How could you not? It’s cobblestone streets and swans floating by in canals, it’s riddled with chocolate shops and has fascinating architecture all around. It’s easily walkable and simple to navigate. There are so many amazing things to do in Bruges. From fine art to fantastic food, adventure, and history, there’s so much to explore!Eat PralinesBruges…

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15 Things To Do in Seoul: The Best of Korea’s Capital – USA Travel Article

15 Things To Do in Seoul: The Best of Korea’s Capital If you’re planning a trip to South Korea, chances are you’ll be spending some time in Seoul. The capital is definitely the center of the action, as nearly half of the country’s population lives in the metro area. With about 25 million people, it’s the 4th largest metropolitan area in the world. A visit to Seoul is a bit like being in a real-life version of “Back to the…

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how to make green bean casserole – USA Travel Article

how to make green bean casserole I remember the day my taste buds were changed forever: Thanksgiving 1985 and my host mother in Maryland USA, in whose family I was living as a student for the year, produced the iconic green bean casserole.I have been making it ever since and slowly but surely turning Kiwis onto this vege dish that goes brilliantly with Tom Turkey. However, it’s so good that when I go back to America and we all get…

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▷15 NYC Guide of what’s open on Christmas Day in NYC – USA Travel Article

▷15 NYC Guide of what’s open on Christmas Day in NYC Christmas Day, December 25, is a city, state and federal holiday in New York which means that there are many stores, attractions and other spots that are closed that day. Christmas Day is known as the quietest and least crowded day of the year in the city. But don’t worry, there are just as many things to do on Christmas Day for you. In case you’re visiting New York…

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Travel Apps We Used All The Time – Retirement Travel Article

Travel Apps We Used All The Time Twitter 0 Facebook 0 Pinterest2 We Use Lots Of Travel Apps We wrote before about the travel apps we used. When it was time for an operating system upgrade on my phone, I deleted apps I was not using. I was surprised to see how few of the travel apps got deleted. Most apps we like just got better! We travel for almost 6 months a year, so we spend a lot of…

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7 Things to do in New Orleans, LA with Kids – USA Travel Article

7 Things to do in New Orleans, LA with Kids New Orleans is a FUN city.  Like really fun….for adults.  So when I added New Orleans to our Austin2Boston road trip this summer, I had many people question what there was to do with kids there. What’s a travel blogger to do when faced with that question?? Make sure they find all the FUN stuff to do in that great city! With only one day to discover New Orleans, we…

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Why Visit Madrid? 10 Compelling Reasons to Go to Madrid Now – USA Travel Article

Why Visit Madrid? 10 Compelling Reasons to Go to Madrid Now Madrid is often overshadowed by Barcelona, yet has at least as much to offer the visitor: world-class museums, delectable markets, historic neighborhoods, exciting nightlife, traditional music, friendly people, less touristed venues, sumptuous gardens, impeccable historical credentials, and fantastic day trips (including four World Heritage Sites). If you’re wondering why you should visit Madrid, here are 10 compelling reasons to go to Madrid—now.1. Wander around the Puerta del SolThe Puerta…

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