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Military R&R in Bryan-College Station
Military R&R in Bryan-College Station

| 09/12/2011

As a community known for honoring the military and those who have served our country, Bryan-College Station offers a worthy spot for rest and relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Because Bryan-College Station is conveniently located between Houston, San Antonio, and Dallas, an event-filled trip to Aggieland can be made within a day. It is home to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, and Texas A&M University, two institutions that hold a special fondness and respect for the military. One of the top attractions in Texas, The George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, highlights the major stepping stone... Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, military, college, bryan, station, bush, museum, bryan college, college station, george bush, library museum

Great R&R at Three Rivers and Sequoia National Park
Great R&R at Three Rivers and Sequoia National Park

| 09/12/2011

Relax, rejuvenate, and enjoy year-round outdoor recreation under the gaze of mighty 2,000 to 3,000 year old sequoias towering over Pacific dogwood that glow in lovely autumn shades of pink, gold and orange at their feet. Native black bears are so focused on finding acorns that they don’t even see you as you wind your way through the Generals Highway and on into Giant Forest. Observe the bears in their natural state as they forage among golden oak trees, giant sequoias, and giant sugar pine in preparation for their winter sleep. Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, free, rivers, national, three rivers, sequoia national, national park, pink gold, hero appreciation, appreciation months

Find adventure in Charleston
Find adventure in Charleston

| 09/12/2011

Fall is a great time to explore the South! Families of all interests will find so much to experience in Charleston, South Carolina. Each year, Charleston is consistently rated amongst the country’s top travel destinations. Here, you’ll discover scenic beaches, a historic downtown, plantations and many other attractions, beautiful park lands and much more!  The History and Attractions Charleston is renowned for its history. Founded in 1670, this colonial port city brings in tourists from around the globe interested in learning about its past and enjoying its architecture, award-winning restaurants, quality shopping, parks and mo... Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, charleston, park, festival, island, including, county park, james island, south carolina, mount pleasant, island county, folly beach, charleston south, adventure charleston, festival lowcountry

Your fate awaits at Universal Orlando Halloween Horror
Your fate awaits at Universal Orlando Halloween Horror

| 09/12/2011

They say, “To wait for luck is the same as waiting for death.”  Are you waiting for Luck? You are captivated by an intense desire to tempt fate. Your heart races. Your nails dig into your thigh. The taste of blood is on your tongue as you bite down on your lip. Your eyes shift wildly as you contemplate the risk. Desire seduces you ... and you forget that the House always wins. Luck will run out as you are consumed by Universal Orlando Resort’s  Halloween Horror Nights 21 . People from around the globe will be haunted by “the country’s best Halloween event” (Amusement Today) beginning Sept. 23 at Universal Studios Florida. For 25 nigh... Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, horror, universal, halloween, orlando, halloween horror, horror nights, universal orlando, fate awaits

Wet ‘n Wild: ‘share the rush’
Wet ‘n Wild: ‘share the rush’

| 09/12/2011

The waterpark with more themed thrill rides and multi-person rides.   The concept of the modern waterpark was created in Orlando at Wet ‘n Wild. Through the years, they’ve learned what guests truly enjoy and look for in their waterpark adventure. That’s why they’ve created more multi-person rides than any other waterpark around. You can “share the rush” together with family or friends, with up to four riders in some tubes on the swirling, churning, slides and drops. Or go-it-alone and meet the challenge of the “Bomb Bay” where the floor drops out from under you before an almost vertical free fall. Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, wild, rides, waterpark, wet, travel, orlando wet, modern waterpark, with family

Pirate’s Dinner Adventure launches new show:
Pirate’s Dinner Adventure launches new show:
The Curse of Poseidon’s Treasure

| 09/12/2011

Now celebrating its 15th anniversary, Pirate’s Dinner Adventure has launched its first new show since it opened in 2006, The Curse of Poseidon’s Treasure . The show starts as Miss Katherine Eriksson, the founding archeologist of Treasure Bay takes guests on a tour of the ancient seaport with the help of her amusing assistant Freddy.  Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, adventure, dinner, treasure, curse, dinner adventure, new show, adventure launches, pirate’s dinner

Colonial Williamsburg — Be part of the story
Colonial Williamsburg — Be part of the story

| 09/12/2011

Imagine taking your family on a trip back in time. Not only to stroll past historic buildings, but to become immersed in history by engaging and interacting with real, live people portraying people of the past, and teaching history through the demonstrations, reenactments, and stories of our struggles to become Americans. Colonial Williamsburg offers visitors unique opportunities to discover 18th-century life in colonial Virginia. By visiting this beautifully restored 18th-century town, you have the opportunity to learn firsthand about the roots of American independence. From 1699 to 1780, Williamsburg was the political, social and ... Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, colonial, historic, williamsburg, story, 18th century, historic area, colonial williamsburg, gloucester street, peyton randolph, duke gloucester, visitor center

Plan a grand adventure in Tioga County, PA
Plan a grand adventure in Tioga County, PA

| 09/12/2011

Tioga County is home to Pennsylvania’s Grand Canyon. Surrounded by 165,000 acres of the state forest, the Gorge is a truly pristine area to visit. Outdoor activities abound: horseback riding, canoeing, rafting, hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, fishing, hunting and more! Cyclists love the Pine Creek Rail Trail voted one of the “10 great places to take a bike tour” by USA Today. This 62 plus-mile long trail, with a two percent grade over its entire length, travels through the Gorge. The trail is a hard-packed gravel surface available to hikers and bikers with a section just for the equestrians. For a taste of the frontier, take a com... Read More...

Relevant Tags: TRAVEL USA, county, tioga, gorge, trail, creek, tioga county, grand canyon, adventure tioga, grand adventure, canoeing rafting, horseback riding, activities abound, visit outdoor

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