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    If it weren’t for the automated elevators I would have pressed every single enticing button, just to see every magical floor. It took three elevators just to get to the observatory, not that I minded. I wanted to study every button, wall, door, and inch of the floor. I was hypnotized by New York....

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         Traveling is quite a magical endeavor. No matter where in the world one journeys, it always seems as if the enchanting nature of one's experiences are shared by all who embark on personal adventures to far off places. Throughout the last eighteen years, I have enjoyed the privilege of...

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    My best days of vacation were spent in a tropical place near the equator with conditions of unbearable heat. It is out of the country, outside of the United States; in fact, it is located on the continent right below, South America. A whole different culture exists, and thoughts of new ways of...

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    This is my travel blog about a cruise that I went on with my immediate family as well as my extended family. We cruised on the Carnival cruise ship in November of 2007. Boarding from Florida with destinations to Belize, Honduras, Costa Maya, Roatan Island, and Nassau Bahamas. This cruise was...

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    My level of excitement went over the limit when some of my classmates and I arrived at the Jamestown Settlement Park. Everything became surreal after the long two hour bus drive, and I did not have a clue as to what was awaiting ahead of our road. This was my first time traveling without my...

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    It started off just going on a trip with my church youth group that included my best friend Jill. I figured going somewhere out of Iowa for nine days wouldn't be so bad. What I didn't realize was that these nine days I would end up considering being the best nine days of my life. I slept pretty...

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                Traveling has always been something I wanted to do. Every time I visit a new area, I feel a new sense of understanding is created. One such understanding was learned during one of my vacations. Over the summer of 2008, my family and I went to India. We visited a city by the GangesRiver...

    Tags: Asia, India
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    Our school vans cross the international border and transition from San Diego, California to our destination of Tecáte, Mexico. As I look around at the surroundings of our van, I have to prepare myself for something that’s not pretty: trash litters every alley, roadside, and field; children in...

    Tags: Caribbean
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    Planning information can be found at:   http://www.bikekatytrail.com/        Exercise. This word is not often seen in the same sentence as “fun for the entire family” or “an enjoyable scenic trail”; unless, however, you are talking about the Katy Trail. Located along the Missouri River in Missouri...

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    Last summer I went on a family vacation that surpassed all my high expectations. My “frequently cruising” family announced that our next trip would be a Baltic Cruise by Celebrity, and prepared for sun, good food, and amazing sights. Always big on sharing our adventures, my parents invited my...

    Tags: Europe, Vacations

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