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For Your Next Vacation, Visit a National Park

By George Jenkins Planning your next vacation? Consider visiting a national park. This year, the United States National Park Service (NPS) celebrates 100 years of operations. The NPS was created to preserve: “…unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future [...]

By |2019-11-10T11:27:57-05:00November 10th, 2019|People - Places - Things|0 Comments

Visit Cuba During A Cruise Ship Vacation And Experience Something Different

By George Jenkins You can be among the first passengers to sail from the United States to Cuba. Carnival Corporation announced on March 21 it had signed an agreement with the Cuban government allowing its Fathom cruise line to provide service to port destinations in Cuba beginning May 1, 2016. Carnival received authorization from the [...]

By |2019-11-10T11:43:53-05:00November 10th, 2019|People - Places - Things|0 Comments

Los Cabos, Mexico

Los Cabos In Spanish, “Los Cabos” means “The Capes.” “Cabo San Lucas” translates to “Cape St. Luke,” and “San Jose del Cabo” translates to “St. Joseph of the Cape.” El Arco and the Arch refer to the arch-shaped rock formation that makes up a part of the larger Land’s End rock formation, also known as [...]

By |2019-11-08T10:45:03-05:00November 8th, 2019|People - Places - Things|0 Comments

Bosque de Chapultepec

Did you know ? Chapultepec Park's Three Sections The park is very large, stretching over 1,600 acres (4 square km), it is separated into three distinct sections. Primera Seccion: You'll find the zoo, Chapultepec Castle (which houses the National History Museum), the National Anthropology Museum, Modern Art Museum, Tamayo Museum, and an artificial lake with [...]

By |2019-11-08T10:37:10-05:00November 8th, 2019|People - Places - Things|0 Comments

Did you know ?…. The Walt Disney World Resort is about the same size as San Francisco.

Did you know ? The Walt Disney World Resort is about the same size as San Francisco. The Florida resort, which covers nearly 40 square miles, is only 10 square miles smaller than the bustling city of San Francisco. That’s also the size of two Manhattan islands. For comparison, Disneyland, in Anaheim, California, is just [...]

By |2019-11-08T10:38:06-05:00November 8th, 2019|People - Places - Things|0 Comments