Arlington Cemetery gravestones with Washington Monument in the background
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Planning a Visit to Arlington Cemetery

Proud. Humbled. Thankful. That's how I felt during my visit to Arlington Cemetery. It is a peaceful place to sit and reflect on the sacrifice made by so many brave men and women. Getting to Arlington Cemetery Fortunately, the Arlington Cemetery Metro Station is near the Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center. So, we took the… Continue reading Planning a Visit to Arlington Cemetery

World War II Memorial Fountain
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How to See the Washington Monuments

If you're going to Washington DC, you've got to see the major monuments. You can tour them on your own. However, unless you plan to read up on each monument, I think a guided tour is the way to go. There are lots of options for guided tours of the Washington monuments... bike or bus...day… Continue reading How to See the Washington Monuments

Upper Antelope Slot Canyon
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You CAN Tour Antelope Canyon!

Antelope Canyon is located near Page, Arizona and Lake Powell in the north central portion of the state.  This iconic canyon is a photographers dream with ribbons of sandstone curving in many directions and light streaming in magically from above.  I’d seen many eye-catching photos of this amazing canyon and knew I’d LOVE to see… Continue reading You CAN Tour Antelope Canyon!

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The Glen Canyon Dam Tour

I love a good tour! What is even better than a regular tour? Why, a dam tour of course! I absolutely loved the Hoover Dam tour.  So, I was not going to miss the less famous but no less amazing Glen Canyon Dam tour in Page, AZ. Part of the Colorado River Storage Project, Glen… Continue reading The Glen Canyon Dam Tour