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Arches National Park’s Awesomeness

Arches National Park’s Awesomeness I flew out to Utah for my son’s wedding.  There was a free day and I had never been to Moab.  I had seen pictures because my son loves to mountain bike there.  I drove to Moab to see the beauty of the reds and orange formations for myself.  I didn’t…

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Christmas River-Cruise On The Mississippi

2016 Holiday-Christmas Markets Sale! Save $1,000 per stateroom* and spend a magical holiday season cruising through America’s festive southern ports aboard the exquisite American Queen. To book with discount, please call Traveling Flip Flops at 866-810-8913

National Park Trivia

National Parks Trivia National Parks-Trivia The United States has 59 national parks which are protected areas.  The parks are run by the National Park Service created in 1916 by the Organic Act.  Our first national park was Yellowstone signed in law by President Ulysses S. Grant in 1872.  Yosemite and Sequoia became national parks in 1890.  Alaska…

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Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Visiting Jackson Hole, Wyoming We flew into Salt Lake City and rented a car.  Had a quick visit with my son and his fiance and were off on a five hour drive to Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  The drive was breathtaking especially as we neared Wyoming. We had made reservations at the Cowboy Village Resort.  I…

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Experiencing River Cruises The Right Way

Emerald Waterways offers a variety of river cruises in Europe.  Enjoy beautiful scenery from your own cabin balcony, indoor/outdoor pool, exquisite cuisine and much more.  The following video shows how far river cruises have come. For more information or a quote please call our river cruise specialist at 866-810-8913.