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Saratoga

After driving three days and 780 miles, staying nights in two Walmart parking lots and one Cabela’s parking lot we have arrived last night at Saratoga Casino and Racetrack where we can park for the night in their back parking lot for free too. 506 more words

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The Battle of Culloden

Today marks the anniversary of the battle of Culloden, near to Inverness, on 16 April 1746. The battlefield is now maintained and interpreted by the… 33 more words

Heritage Sites

Rediscovering Richard III

As someone who works in heritage but also loves to visit and enjoy it, my time off often has the feel of a busman’s holiday. This Easter was no exception.   1,195 more words

History

Remembering Britain's Forgotten Civil Wars

I recently visited the National Civil War Centre located in Newark, Nottinghamshire. According to its visitor guide its purpose is as follows:

“We aim to uncover this crucial yet under explored turning point on the history of the British Isles and world beyond, through human stories, fascinating objects and our programme of temporary exhibitions and events.” 1,267 more words

History

Leading Visitor Attractions: National Trust for Scotland

The figures for the Leading Visitor Attractions in the UK are now available (ALVA). The top attraction for the National Trust for Scotland (NTS) is the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum with 235K visitors (no. 68 more words

Scotland

Battlefields

Colenso • Danhauser • Dundee & Surrounds • Estcourt & Surrounds • Ladysmith & Surrounds • Newcastle • Utrecht • Weenen

Battlefields Majuba – M. Pitman

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Battlefields

Parks Directory of the United States: A Guide to More Than 4,700 National & State Parks, Recreation Areas, Historic Sites, Battlefields, Monuments, Fo (Parks Directory of the United States & Canada)

Now in a very fully updated and significantly expanded fifth edition, the Omnigraphics’ “Parks Directory Of The United States” is collaboratively compiled, organized and co-edited by Darren L. 215 more words

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