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Mammoth Cave National Park: History, Mystery and Wonder

When I first headed down the stairs to the historic entrance of Mammoth Cave in Kentucky, I was a child fascinated by walking through passages deep underground. On recent visit with my kids and husband, I found my fascination still intact. The world’s longest cave—more than 400 miles discovered so far, is one of the most …

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Half Moon Bay Lodge

Half Moon Bay Lodge Hotel Review, Pet-friendly on California Coast

It was happy hour at Half Moon Bay Lodge, but this was more of a tail wagging, grass sniffing gathering than a wine and cheese reception. And the mingling and introductions were not taking place in the hotel lobby or on the sun drenched pool deck. People and pets were smartly strolling along the grass-filled …

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Ojai Valley Inn & Spa welcome

Relax at Southern California’s Ojai Valley Inn and Spa

Love is in the air this evening at Jimmy’s Pub. The bride-to-be and her fiance are kissing and hugging old friends as they join in the festive celebration of pre-marital bliss. Our party of eight are seated in the back corner of the restaurant, enjoying brick oven pizzas and micro-brewed beers.  We have no connection to …

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