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Plan a Peaceful Getaway in Heber Valley, Utah

Heber Valley, about 50 miles from Salt Lake City, is a peaceful getaway that offers relaxing resorts, outdoor recreation, romantic inns, and fine dining. Here's a list of 17 things to do in Utah's scenic Heber Valley.

Cheap Hotels in Snowmass, Colorado

There are affordable accommodations in Snowmass, Colorado.hotel image by muro from Fotolia.comThe town of Snowmass is located in central Colorado, approximately 183 miles west of the Denver city center. Although located in rural Colorado, Snowmass is adjacent to the popular...

Cabins on Lost Lake in Wisconsin

Lost Lake lodging with a view.log cabin image by jimcox40 from Fotolia.comLost Lake, located in St. Germain, is a scenic area in Northern Wisconsin where visitors can play a round of miniature golf at the 19th Hole Mini Golf course, visit the Brigadoon Winery, or enjoy a fun family...

Lodging on Lake Candlewood in Connecticut

Candlewood Lake is the largest body of water in Connecticut. This man-made lake was created in the 1920s and has more than 86 miles of shoreline. Five towns -- Sherman, New Milford, New Fairfield, Danbury and Brookfield -- lie along the banks of the lake. Candlewood Lake is a popular summer vacation

Things to See in Western New York State

Western New York State is known for its beautiful landscapes, strong academic universities and winter sports. If you are visiting this part of the state, here are some must-see attractions.

Motels in Nashville, Indiana

There are several motel accommodations in the Nashville, Ind., area.motel image by Linda Henn from Fotolia.comThe town of Nashville, Ind., is located in Brown County in the south-central region of the Hoosier State. The town is known for the Brown County Art Colony, an historic colony and...

Airports in Williamson County, Tennessee

Three airports are located near Nashville, Tennessee.airport image by Svetlana Kashkina from Fotolia.comWilliamson County, Tennessee is home to several airports, including the Nashville International Airport. While Nashville International is the only public airport in the county, several...

Bars in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

There are a number of bars to choose from in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.beer-mug from beer image by Witold Krasowski from Fotolia.comShippensburg, Pennsylvania, is home to Shippensburg University. Just 22 miles from this college town, you can hike the day away in Michaux State Forest....

Hotels in Palmer, Alaska

The Chugach Mountains near Palmer, AlaskaChugach Mountains image by Robert Ulph from Fotolia.comNestled between the Chugach and Talkeetna Mountain ranges in south central Alaska, Palmer is a small vibrant town of 5,000 people located 42 miles northeast of Anchorage in the scenic Matanuska...

Nubble Light Story

Guest writer Heather shares childhood memories of Maine's Nubble Light, a lighthouse on the state's southern shore.

Resorts in Denali National Park

Mount McKinley, Alaskamt mckinley (denali) in alaska image by Jorge Moro from Fotolia.comThe Denali National Park spans about 9,500 square miles of Alaskan wilderness and is home to over 200 species of birds and other animals, including grizzly bears, moose and caribou, according to...

Stringing Beads

Stringing Beads Pictures from the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Motels in St. Pete, FL

Situated in western Florida, St. Pete Beach provides opportunities for boating and para-sailing activities in the Gulf of Mexico, and it is a suburb of the Greater Tampa-St. Petersburg area. This seafront city features low-cost motels on the gulf that offer guests instant access to the...

Parks in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee

Great Smoky Mountainscloud cover over smoky mountains during rainstorms image by Jorge Moro from Fotolia.comThe Great Smoky Mountains are part of the Appalachian Mountain range that runs up the eastern side of the United States. The mountains are home to many recreational activities.Great...

Women's Downstairs Lounge

See pictures of the interior of Radio City Music Hall from the Stage Door Tour. The Stage Door Tour at Radio City Music Hall offers visitors a behind the scenes look at Radio City Music Hall.

China's Terracotta Warriors Up Close in San Francisco

An exhibit in San Francisco of China's famous terracotta warriors brings you within two feet of these life-size, individualistic figures made of dirt more than 2000 years ago. You'll never get so close to these treasures as you will at the Asian Art Museum's show, which runs through M

Cheap Campsites & Cabins in North Carolina

North Carolina has many affordable camping opportunities.Fall in North Carolina image by Matt Hogstrom from Fotolia.comNorth Carolina is host to the Blue Ridge Mountains, several lakes and miles of pristine coastline with sandy beaches. Campers and vacationers will not be at a loss to...

Harris's Hawk

See a picture of a Harris's Hawk perched on a saguaro in Marana, AZ.