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October reflections from the St. Croix River valley

TWENTY-ONE YEARS AGO in October, my husband and I planned an overnight stay at a bed-and-breakfast in Taylors Falls. We anticipated gorgeous fall colors and rare time alone without the responsibilities of parenting three children. 373 more words

Perfect Little Moments

While on my drive last week I stumbled on this perfect little moment. I was on highway 88 when I came upon a road that I had never taken. 121 more words

Nuʻuanu Pali State Wayside

Oahu – Day 3 – Part 3

The only things I had planned for day 3 are to go to Diamond Head (done) and to go to Byodo In Temple (next stop). 651 more words


Peak to Peak Highway, Colorado

It’s hard to fully appreciate the magnitude and beauty of an American autumn unless you go a season without seeing the leaves change. While Europe is full of old world wonders, there is nothing that compares to the natural beauty of a fall season in the US. 176 more words


Blue Ridge Parkway

Started as a way to bring jobs to the unemployed from the Great Depression, the Blue Ridge Parkway is now one of the most popular scenic drives in the United States. 210 more words


Scenic Drive To Canso, Nova Scotia

Located in the NE corner of mainland Nova Scotia, Canso is of historic importance and is the location of a Parks Canada National Historic Site. We knew the National Park Site closed at the end of August, and our neighbours at the campground reported Canso to be little more than a run down fishing village, regardless, we decided to take the scenic drive. 864 more words

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