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By: Admin    February 19 2018 , 03:56 pm
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Category: Australia , Travel , Road Trips
Visiting Melbourne, AustraliaOne of the world’s most livable cities is also a beautiful tourist destination!Melbourne SkylineMelbourne is the largest city located in Victoria, Australia.  Not only does it have beautiful scenery, but it is also home to diverse wildlife and great culture. It was ranked the most livable city in the world by The Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Liveability Index. It has an excellent coffee culture and breweries and wineries abound. Come take a vacation with us and explore Melbourne!Sunset over Yarra River, MelbourneYarra River and ValleyThe Yarra River and its surrounding area is a hub of activity for the people of Melbourne.The Yarra River flows through Melbourne and is a perennial river, meaning that it is present year round. The Yarra was a source of life for the Wurundjeri tribe, aborigines who inhabited the area. They named the river “Birrarrung,”...
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By: Admin    January 31 2018 , 10:05 pm
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Category: Road Trips , Nature
Visiting Monterey, CaliforniaThis gorgeous location on the California coast is a tourist destination, an ecologically significant part of the state, and an historic boon to the United States economy.Immortalized in John Steinbeck’s famous novel, Cannery Row, Monterey is more than just a book setting or the home of a popular type of cheese. Read more to learn all about this beautiful destination!Cannery RowThis historic area of California provided economic growth in fragile times.Cans of sardines - like this one - were a huge part of Monterey’s historyMonterey is located on a thriving ecological powerhouse known as Monterey Bay. “Due to the upwelling of cold, nutrient-rich water from the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, funneled to the surface via the vast underwater Monterey Canyon...” sardines thrived off the coast of Monterey.  Chinese immigrants took their junks across the oc...
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By: Admin    November 20 2017 , 05:35 pm
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Category: Road Trips , Nature , Landscape
Travel in the United StatesThe United States is home to some of the most stunning natural landmarks known to mankind. From rivers and mountains to canyons and oceans, there are so many places to explore!You can find any destination in the United States that appeases your travel bug!The Grand Canyon277 miles of sheer beautyThe Grand Canyon is a massive natural landmark in the United States. Located in Arizona, the Grand Canyon Natural Park has over 1 million acres! The rock layers contained within the Grand Canyon date back millennia. Because of the timelessness of the Canyon, it is a hub for historic and scientific discovery and receives over 5 million visitors a year.Natural BridgeThomas Jefferson called it “the most sublime of nature’s works”Located in Virginia, this Natural Bridge formed out of rock is over 215 feet tall. Not only is the Natural Bridge a gorgeous natural wonder, but it has som...
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By: Admin    November 20 2017 , 05:25 pm
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Happiness Is an Open Road...Taking road trips across the United States is a great way to learn history, enrich your appreciation of nature, and have fun. Besides a car with a fresh tank of gas and a camera, you will not need to pack much else for these breathtaking adventures across some of the country’s most fascinating roads.Overseas Highway – Cross the seas to reach the Keys113 miles of gorgeous ocean viewsThe Florida Keys are a beautiful destination in and of themselves, but the highway to get there is an adventure of its own. 113 miles – most of which take you over bridges crossing the Florida Keys – provide ample photograph opportunities. Just be patient with fellow travelers, because traffic along this route can get congested.While you take your time on the Highway, make sure to stop at some of the islands along the way. You can see turtles, dolphins, shipwrecks, barracuda, an under...
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