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Acadia National Park: Flying Mountain

Come on, let’s do another hike! Yes, I was in all likelihood delirious. I had been awake since 2:00AM, hiked Cadillac Mountain, toured the Park Loop Road, and was now trying to convince Jayne...

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Ashley’s Grand Canyon Adventure

Although goodbyes are often hard as friends slowly start moving away and settling down, more recently I’m seeing this as an opportunity to visit new places. A few months back a friend of mine...

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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

I had one condition about our trip to Michigan, I wanted to go to Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. I’m the proud owner of a National Parks Passport and feel giddy, like a little...

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Day Trips: The Statue of Liberty

For the most part New York City is fairly easy to get to from just about anywhere in Connecticut. Living along the shoreline Amtrak and Metro North provide service into Grand Central Station. From...