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If you want to hit up some snorkeling around the islands of Hawaii, Maui is the best place to give it a try.  For beginners, Maui tends to have shallow reefs for easy access and calm water conditions.  And for the more experienced, there are places with steep drop-offs and ledges for a bit of […]

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When we went to Maui a couple years ago, we decided we wanted to try a few new experiences.  So we planned some activities like scuba diving, surfing lessons, and ziplining. Ziplining was the one activity we were both very excited for yet a bit apprehensive.  After all it is scary dangling from a line […]

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Today seemed like the perfect opportunity to share with you an attraction in our very own hometown of Kansas City.  Why now you might be asking?  Well…the Liberty Memorial was just a few weeks ago, on Dec 19th, 2014,  officially declared a national memorial.    We of course have known how special it was because […]

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Visiting Tombstone, Arizona, is like jumping into a time warp back to the Old West.  The town truly appreciates it’s sordid past from gunfights in the streets to ladies of the night and everything in between.  Tombstone is so well known for it’s “Wild West” status that a famous movie was shot there with the […]

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Bisbee, Arizona is an old mining town with a current population of about 6,000.  Sitting about 90 miles southeast of Tuscon, it is an easy day trip from this more popular tourist area.  And it is worth a visit if you are interested in checking out a large open copper pit and learning what is […]

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Things are a changin’ in 2015.  It has been a while since we have posted regularly on the site for a variety of reasons.  Among them the main factor was spending hours upon hours each week designing, planning, and having our house in the country built.  If you haven’t built a house then it is […]

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As travel bloggers, we not only want to travel and see the world, but we also love to hear travel stories from others.  Why?  Because it gives us an incredible wealth of knowledge about different cultures and it entices us to add places to our every-growing list of where we want to visit one day. […]

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As travel bloggers, we not only want to travel and see the world, but we also love to hear travel stories from others.  Why?  Because it gives us an incredible wealth of knowledge about different cultures and it entices us to add places to our every-growing list of where we want to visit one day. […]

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