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My Maine Top 10 ~ #2 Acadia National Park

Series Introduction:  After years of giving recommendations to friends visiting my home state of Maine, I decided to spend a little time compiling my favorites here. My Top 10. Some places are directly on the beaten path, others are not. I try to include something for every traveller but if you’re going to Maine, expect a lot of […]

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Travel: St. Louis Gateway Arch

Rising high above the Mississippi River, The Gateway Arch in St. Louis was built in 1963 (completed in 1965) and is now listed as a National Historic Landmark. It was designed by architect Eero Saarinen, who immigrated to the United States from Finland (go Finns!) in 1923 at the age of 13. After studying architecture […]

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