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10 Things You Must Do While Visiting the Smokies

Great Smoky Mountains National Park spans Tennessee and North Carolina. The park is nestled in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains, one of the most famous mountain ranges in the Appalachians. The wild landscapes of Great Smoky Mountains National Park represent what Appalachia looked like hundreds of years ago. Amplified by the kooky, fun
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Two parents and their children stand before a rugged backdrop of desert.

5 Reasons Why You Need to Experience Santa Fe

Experience Santa Fe and discover the sizzle of this New Mexico gem. A trip to Santa Fe, New Mexico, had been at the top of our travel wish list for some time. Tourism has been booming in New Mexico for years, and friends had been telling us we had to go. We went and quickly
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A dog cools off in Lake Tahoe under a hot sun. Photo: Nevada Tourism

10 Ways to Cool Down While Camping in the Summer

Stay cool during summer camping with these temperature-dropping tricks. Summer is just around the corner and camping season is in full swing. That means we’ll soon welcome back those soaring temperatures and high humidity levels. Folks often ask us, “How do you stay cool when camping in the summer?” While staying in the comfort of
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One of the formations of Arches National Park.

Celebrate National Park Week in Utah’s Mighty 5 National Parks

Our family’s spectacular RV adventure in the Mighty 5 Utah National Parks. Every April, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation celebrate National Park Week, this year on April 20-28. For outdoor enthusiasts and casual hikers alike, this week is tremendous fun. The Park Service holds special themed events during this time span,
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