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11 Summer Vacation Ideas

It's never too late or too early to plan your next trip. So branch out and try something new this year. Need inspiration for summer vacation ideas? We loved these destinations, and I hope you will too! 11 Awesome Summer Vacation Ideas 1. Buffalo National River, AR The 135 mile Buffalo National River is located… Continue reading 11 Summer Vacation Ideas

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Federal Donuts in Philadelphia

It's always a good idea to check out a local donut shop on vacation. In planning for our trip to the City of Brotherly Love, it didn't take me long to find a place we had to try. Federal Donuts in Philadelphia is a local chain with several locations. Federal Donuts in Philadelphia serves both… Continue reading Federal Donuts in Philadelphia

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Liberty Bell Center

One of Philadelphia's most well-known symbols is the Liberty Bell. Visitors can get an up-close look at this icon in the Liberty Bell Center. The Liberty Bell Center includes exhibits chronicling the history of the Liberty Bell and what it has stood for through the years. John Pass and John Stowe cast this bronze bell… Continue reading Liberty Bell Center

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Indiana Dunes Century of Progress Homes

The Indiana Dunes Century of Progress Homes are a blast from the past. The 1933 World's Fair was held in Chicago with the theme Century of Progress. An exhibit envisioned homes of the future. These houses included modern design and technological advances like air conditioning and dishwashers. In 1935, a real estate developer moved the… Continue reading Indiana Dunes Century of Progress Homes

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Philadelphia Fun: 21 Things to Do in the City of Brotherly Love

We recently spent two full days in Philly. While there is no way to experience all of the Philadelphia fun in this limited amount of time, we visited many unique and fascinating places. Philadelphia is one of the most historically significant cities in America. Check out these 21 things to do in the City of… Continue reading Philadelphia Fun: 21 Things to Do in the City of Brotherly Love

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Fabulous DC Weekend

Washington DC is one of those cities where it is impossible to stay long enough to see everything. However, if you are short on time, don't let that deter you from taking a quick trip to the nation's capital. We recently enjoyed a fabulous DC weekend. Fortunately, the flight schedule allowed us to arrive early… Continue reading Fabulous DC Weekend