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Campgrounds in Lane County, Oregon

Lane County, Oregon, is made up of the area from the Pacific coast town of Florence to the Willamette Valley towns of Eugene and Springfield, and includes the town of Cottage Grove, a portion of the Cascade Mountain range and the McKenzie River Valley. The Oregon State Park system is one...

Cabins Near Middlesboro Kentucky

Renting a cabin allows you to enjoy nature.wood cabin image by David Sexton from Fotolia.comRenting a cabin in the Middlesboro, Kentucky, area will offer you a chance to enjoy recreation and nature. Cabins are available for rent at two locations near Middlesboro, both in private settings...

Ecosystems In Alaska

The boreal forest region makes up the large interior landscape of Alaska.Tom Fowlks/Photodisc/Getty ImagesAlaska is the largest of the 50 states, spanning 656,425 square miles. The state's ecosystems include coastlands, mountainous regions, arctic tundra, plains and a variety of forests....

Okaloosa Island, Florida Hotels & Condos

Fort Walton Beach is known for its white sand and clear water.white sands image by Pix by Marti from Fotolia.comOkaloosa Island is part of the larger Santa Rosa Island off the coast of Florida, home to Fort Walton Beach in Okaloosa County. The area is known for its sugar-white sand and...

Tips on Riding a Scooter

Electric and gas-powered scooters, sometimes called mopeds, are a great alternative form of transportation. In large cities or highly populated areas, a scooter can help you travel around town without the burden of owning a car or the inconvenience of public transportation. Before you ride your scoo

Hotels in Local Maricopa, AZ

Maricopa feels like a small town in a rural setting but lies close to both Phoenix and Tucson. The town sponsors activities each year such as the Salsa Festival, Holiday Homes on Parade, Parent-Child Fishing Derby and the Great American Barbecue. You can find a variety of hotels in the area to choos

Private Golf Courses in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is home to several private golf coursesgolf course in las vegas image by MAXFX from Fotolia.comThe dry and sunny climate of Las Vegas makes it favorable for golfing most of the year. Area golf courses, with their neatly landscaped grounds and plush greenery, appear like oases in...

U.S. Open June 16, 2008

The professional golfer, Tiger Woods has dominated the sport since 1996 when he became the first golfer to win three consecutive U.S. Amateur titles - all by the young age of 20. Tiger and his family now call the Isleworth community of Windermere Florida their home.

Campgrounds in Deadwood, SD

Check out nearby Mt. Rushmore while visiting Deadwood, South DakotaMount Rushmore National Monument 4 image by Jim Parkin from Fotolia.comDeadwood, South Dakota, is in the western part of the state. The city provides travelers with opportunities for recreational activities in the Black...

New NBA and NHL Arena in Seattle

While plans to build a new stadium in the SoDo District continue to move forward, the basketball and hockey arena plans are not without challenges.

Food Network's Giada De Laurentiis

Giada De Laurentiis, star of Food Network's "Everyday Italian" and frequent "Today Show" guest, appeared at the 2011 Sicilian Festival in San Diego's Little Italy. About.com's San Diego Guide Inigo Figuracion interviewed her.

Marine Bunk

See pictures of the National Marine Corps Museum in Quantico, Virginia, pictures of the state-of-the-art museum that uses interactive technology, multi-media exhibits and thousands of artifacts to bring to life the values, mission, and culture of the Marine Corps.

Luxury Hotels Near Sunset Ranch, Hollywood

Sunset Ranch is located right under the Hollywood sign.Hollywood Sign image by crossgolfing from Fotolia.comSunset Ranch offers horses for sale, boarding, lessons on general horsemanship, and day and evening tours on horseback. Established in 1929, it is located under the Hollywood sign...

Watertown New York Attractions

Watertown, New York, is home to many attractions.New York Skyline image by sival from Fotolia.comThe city of Watertown, New York--located in northern New York about 70 miles north of Syracuse--is home to many attractions, making it a great place to travel with family and friends. While it...

Restaurants for Birthdays in Chicago, Illinois

Dining in Chicago, Illinois for your birthday.REPAS image by Com Evolution from Fotolia.comChicago, Illinois, is a tourism center that offers a variety of venues, including world-class landmarks, historic architecture, and attractions like the Garfield Park Conservatory, the Lincoln Park...

El Toro Taco

When passing through Homestead on the way to the Keys, don't miss this authentic and affordable Mexican restaurant.

Beach Hotels Near Olde Naples, Florida

The Olde Naples neighborhood of Naples, Florida is known for its white sand beaches and ocean sunset views, but the town also boasts ample shopping and dining venues. There aren't any beach hotels in Olde Naples, but there are several located minutes away.Edgewater Beach HotelThe...