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Croatia National Parks
Backpacking

The Lakes: Croatia’s National Parks

Croatia’s National Parks are a phenomenon unlike anywhere else, seemingly endless trails through a network of pristine lakes and waterfalls splashing into turquoise water which doesn’t look real. Here are the top two parks visited yearly, and our comparison of…

Backpacking

Michigan: Wine Sand and Trails

Michigan is a state so often forgotten by foreign tourists, indeed I can say wholeheartedly that I too left it late to discover its varied attractions. A year or so ago we visited the Upper Peninsula region of the state,…

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Backpacking

Yellowstone National Park Guide Map and Route

Yellowstone National Park As well known as national parks can be, yet as alien as another world, Yellowstone is a spectacular mix of sulfur spewing geysers and iconic roaming wildlife. There are few places left in the lower forty-eight where…

Charleston Rainbow Row
Backpacking, Road Tripping

Charleston & Surroundings Guide

If you are heading to Charleston and its Surrounding area, here is our article, complete with guide, maps and suggested self guided walking tours.  What better way to take a break and re-charge than to take a step or two…

Lake Geneva driving directions map route
Backpacking

Lake Geneva: A Weekend Away

Sometimes the city just gets too much.  This year we decided to try to explore some options for weekend trips from Chicago. The city is an oasis in a desert of farmland and as such, it’s notoriously hard to find…

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Las Vegas: Exploring the Surroundings

If you’re looking for a great road trip route and map just read on, here is our great Las Vegas and surroundings Road Trip article, feel free to watch the Maine film, or scroll down to our suggested Road Trip…

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