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Tubing Ginnie Springs Florida

There are dozens of natural freshwater springs that are scattered across central Florida. These springs offer a great way to enjoy the outdoors while escaping the shoulder to shoulder crowds of the attractions in Orlando. If you are looking for a way to relax on the water while floating down a crystal clear river with …

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Summiting Grays Peak

Our trip to Colorado had one goal, climb some 14ers. We opted for the highest, Mount Elbert, followed by a route where we could snag two at once. This being my first trip to Colorado, it was important to stay safe, but also see as much as possible during a long weekend. Grays Peak and …

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Visiting Georgetown, Colorado

It’s not hard to stumble upon unique mountain towns as you gallivant across the Rockies. A short drive from Denver reveals stunning landscapes and picturesque mountain ranges for as far as the eye can see. Coming from Florida, where the elevation tops out at about 345′ above sea level, it was easy to get distracted by …

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Summiting The Second Tallest Mountain In The Lower 48

If you are visiting Colorado, most likely your plans call for some time spent in and around the mountains. For the more adventurous, you might include a hike to the summit of a fourteener, which is a mountain that reaches 14,000′ or higher. Colorado boasts over fifty fourteeners scattered across the state. These mountains are …

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Staying In Leadville To Summit Mount Elbert

This past year I accomplished one of my bucket list goals by climbing to Everest Base Camp in Nepal and upon returning home I realized there is a mountain range right here in this country that I have yet to explore. A girl’s trip out to Colorado to summit the second tallest peak in the …

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Bled Castle, Slovenia

Sitting at the foothills of the Julian Alps, Bled is a small town just south of the Austrian border in the beautiful country of Slovenia. Perched on top of a steep cliff is Bled Castle, which is considered the oldest castle in Slovenia and one of the most visited attractions in the country. It made …

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Visit This Natural Wonder Of The World In Africa

One of the seven natural wonders of the world, Victoria Falls sits between Zimbabwe and Zambia along the Zambezi River. Also called Mosi-oa-Tunya or the “The Smoke that Thunders”, Victoria Falls is considered the worlds largest waterfall based on its combined height (354′) and width (5,604′). Where to stay If you are looking for budget-friendly accommodation, check …

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Do Not Miss These 5 Things During Your Trip To Iceland

The land of fire and ice, Iceland encompasses a variety of landscapes from moss covered lava fields to giant glaciers as well as vast waterfalls and serene hot springs. Iceland is perfect for the adventurous traveler looking for beautiful scenery, exciting excursions, and spontaneous side ventures. My advice, rent a car, bring your tent and take …

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