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Daily Musings North America

CHERRY BLOSSOMS IN BLOOM

  Washington D.C.’s cherry blossoms are in bloom and the city’s annual Cherry Blossom Festival is in full swing. This time each year, thousands flock to the nation’s capital to take part in the event. Last year, I wasn’t able to…

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Alaska

EXPLORING ALASKA: AMERICA’S LAST FRONTIER

The 45th running of Alaska’s Iditarod race takes place this weekend. Thousands will gather for the ceremonial start  in downtown Anchorage this Saturday. The mushers (racers) and their pups will then make their way to Fairbanks for the official re-start…

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Indiana

UNCOVERING PARKE COUNTY’S COVERED BRIDGE FESTIVAL

  I‘m of the mindset that life is about collecting a variety of experiences, so when I learned that the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival kicked off last weekend, I decided to check it out! Parke County, located just 60 miles west…

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NYC

A GUIDE TO NEW YORK’S BEACHES

Living in New York has many perks. Access to world class museums, fabulous restaurants, endless events and exposure to just about every culture there is. But part of what makes New York even more special is its proximity to the…

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Massachusetts

DAY TRIP: THE BEST OF BOSTON

My goal this summer has been to visit cities across the U.S. that have been on my list for a while. My first stop was Seattle, where I caught a bird’s eye view of the city and devoured a delicious cup…

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Washington State

DAY TRIP: SEATTLE

This year I decided to switch up my plans for the summer, which usually includes one or two international trips and instead chose to spend my time taking day trips to U.S. cities that I have never visited. First…

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Daily Musings North America

MY PLANS FOR THE SUMMER

Memorial Day is fast approaching, which means summer is just around the corner. In anticipation of the new season, I thought I’d share what I have planned for the next few months to keep you informed and to help me…