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Honolulu, Oahu: The Gathering Place

By Dawn Beers Carter

Oahu, Hawaii, the name of the island may not be as familiar as its major city, Honolulu. However, there is no separating Oahu from its popularized images of gorgeous beaches with breathtaking […]

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Las Vegas: Handicapping Your Travel Bets

By Adam Lloyd

Waiting in the seats at the airport are the usual collection of colorful travelers. Two twenty-something women discuss their strategy for picking lucky numbers. Thick gold jewelry and an Armani suit adorn the […]

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Loco-motion?: Traveling on Amtrak

By Fran Baseden

“Riding the rails” is something that I had not done since the early 1960’s. Taking the Amtrak from Phoenix, AZ, to Dallas, TX, this past Christmas was a big event for me. However, […]

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Alcatraz: An Amazing San Francisco Escape

By Bill Fryer

A few years back, I had the opportunity to visit Alcatraz Island in a wheelchair and would like to share the experience with you. I live in the east so the first part […]

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Fairbanks-Charleston: Crossing a Continent

By Ruth Nickels and Wayne Ashworth

The Aurora Borealis spread brilliantly across the eternal night skyline of Interior Alaska, in the Goldenheart City of Fairbanks. The streaking northern lights danced on the rosy dawn, briefly interrupting […]

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