Far from the maddening urban centers of Illinois, small town Galena offers a quiet getaway amidst green rolling hills and a historic architectural charm. Visitors won’t miss the sophisticated brews of the big city coffeehouses and cafes, here in this quiet part of the state, a good cup of coffee is just around the corner.
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When you think of a coastal vacation, your mind most likely pictures a tropical paradise full of sandy beaches and clear blue waters. However, there is another coast that you are missing out on. It’s the breathtaking coast of the state of Oregon. The beautiful Pacific Northwest features craggy shorelines, a temperate climate and plenty of attractions to explore and fall in love with. Here are five reasons why you […]
There are many fun events happening this spring in Buffalo, NY. From art shows to lively festivals, people of all ages and from all walks of life will enjoy attending any of these events. Here are five events in Buffalo that everyone should plan to attend. East Aurora Art Society Spring Show Aurora Town Library February 25 – April 1, 2017 Website Local artists display their works inside the library […]
Nestled up in the Markagunt Plateau, the mountain resort town of Brian Head, Utah offers families the best of both winter and summer seasons. Those who visit the municipality during different times of the year will be pleased with the number of interesting family attractions and outdoor activities that can be enjoyed within the town and the surrounding areas.
Visiting Kiawah Island, South Carolina? When you need a break from the sand and sun, check out the best shopping Kiawah has to offer! You can cool off, browse the shops, and take some of the island home with you.
A trip to Santa Fe, New Mexico won’t be complete without a visit to the pueblos which has served as the traditional hub for Native American communities for centuries. These villages are composed of single or multi-storied structures, typically of adobe construction, which has withstood the passage of time.
The biggest thing happening in Provincetown during the end of 2016 and the beginning of 2017 is “First Light.” On Commercial Street and throughout the town, there will be all sorts of events happening throughout the day on New Year’s Eve. First and foremost, the town will provide transportation to citizens and visitors alike through “Operation Safe Ride,” which will give free rides to safe places beginning at 10 p.m. […]
St. John is the smallest of the three main US Virgin Islands. As such, it is located in the Caribbean Sea. The Virgin Islands as a group are located between Florida and South America. They are 1106 miles southeast of Miami and 40 or 50 miles east of Puerto Rico. The US Virgin Islands are slightly southwest of the British Virgin Islands. The US Virgin Islands have been described as […]
Santa Fe is New Mexico’s vibrant and scenic capital city. It’s also home to an abundance of exciting options in holiday events each year. If you want to make the most of the holiday festivities in The City Different, you should put all of these upcoming events on your calendar without delay.
If you’re looking for a way to escape from the daily grind, buying a vacation home may be the answer. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, is an ideal place for vacations, and once you visit, you’ll likely want to come back again and again. Purchasing a home here can be a great investment as the island offers beautiful scenery and an abundance of activities. Easy Access Located just off the […]