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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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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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▷ 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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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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San Francisco Beaches | Pilot and Me – USA Travel Article

San Francisco Beaches | Pilot and Me San Francisco is known for its architecture, art, technology, and many other things, but did you know about the beaches?  Yes, the City by the Bay has beautiful beaches.  If you start on the Coastal Trail and head toward Lands End, you will come across several beaches.  China Beach has a great view of the Golden Gate Bridge from the ocean side — most people only see the Golden Gate Bridge from Alcatraz…

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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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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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