Belmont Mansion Nashville Coupons & Information Guide

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The grand, light peach 19th century villa perched on a hill in the center of Belmont University has a fascinating story to tell.  It’s not only the largest house museum in Tennessee, it’s one of the few whose history revolves around a woman. She was Adelicia Hayes Franklin Acklen, one of the wealthiest women in antebellum South.
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10 Must-See Historic Savannah Homes on Your Next Vacation

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Savannah’s vast collection of over 1600 architecturally significant historic homes is astounding. They are the finest examples of Federal, Georgian, Greek Revival, Gothic Revival, Italianate, Colonial and Victorian architecture found anywhere in America. The 10 best historic Savannah homes and museums highlighted below are representative of different styles, each offering a unique perspective of life in Savannah from the early 1800s to the early 1900s.
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USS Midway Museum Coupons & Information Guide

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We all know that aircraft carriers are massive. Being on one makes us realize just how big.  Having the opportunity to step aboard and tour the USS Midway, the longest serving Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th century, is an awesome experience.  On a journey through this warship, compelling exhibits and dynamic interactive experiences put you up-close to both man and machine.  You leave with a sense of what life is like aboard a floating city patrolling somewhere in one of the world’s oceans.
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Must Do St. Augustine Water Activities For Your Next Vacation

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St. Augustine Sightseeing

St. Augustine’s location on the Atlantic coastline of northern Florida has shaped its unique history and culture. Although the historical relics and old-world ambience of Ancient City are big draws, visitors also come to enjoy the water. Beautiful stretches of beaches, protected estuaries, tidal salt marshes and Intracoastal waterways are an important part of the St. Augustine experience. Explore our topic picks for the best water attractions in St. Augustine.

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What To Do In The Bayou On You Next New Orleans Vacation

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Experiencing interesting places beyond the French Quarter has become increasingly popular with visitors. The mysterious bayous of southern Louisiana, plantations of a bygone era, and the storied Mississippi River meandering slowly through the delta region, are all part of a real New Orleans experience.

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Water Activities You Should Add to Your Savannah Vacation

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Savannah Riverboat Sightseeing Cruise

Savannah’s collection of beautifully preserved historic homes, shady squares and historic plantations are just some of the reasons Savannah is such a popular vacation destination. Another is the surrounding water. A visit to Savannah is not complete without experiencing the extraordinary beauty of the natural coastal landscape, the sea islands, meandering rivers, mysterious salt marshes teeming with wildlife, and stretches of beach.
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Fountain of Youth St. Augustine Coupons & Information Guide

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Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park is the place to go to see what life must have been like for the earliest inhabitants who lived along the salt water marshes of what is now St. Augustine.  Artifacts uncovered by archaeological digs on park grounds shed light on the Timucua, Native Americans who occupied the region around 2400 B.C., and the first Spanish settlers who came ashore in 1565.  These discoveries led to the installation of the park’s historically accurate, life-sized outdoor exhibits which tells their story.
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How To See The National Mall In 2 Days

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Most visitors come to Washington D.C.to experience museums, monuments, and memorials. Of course, The White House and the U.S. Capitol also top the list.  The good news is that the best of the best can be found within relatively close proximity to each other along and around the National Mall.  To plan to see the best in 2 days, a brief orientation helps.
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Rainy Day in New Orleans Activities

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New Orleans Sightseeing Tours

New Orleans weather is subtropical. If you’re visiting New Orleans between May through November, expect it to be hot and humid with a high chance of rain. December through April, it’s mild with less rain. Don’t worry, a long list of great indoor, rainy day, activities ensures that those brief New Orleans downpours, which suddenly happen and go away as quickly as they appear, will not wash out your parade. In anticipation of some rain passing through during your visit, or just to cool off on a steamy day, include some of these indoor activities in your vacation plans.

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How to Choose Best New York City Harbor Cruise

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Spirit of New York Lunch Cruise

In a city of superlatives, a cruise around New York Harbor should not be overlooked. Take a break the fast NYC pace and see the City from the water side.

Cruise vessels of all shapes and sizes offering tours around New York Harbor, give visitors multiple choices. While cruise types vary in style, price and experience, they all offer incredible views of the iconic skyline, the Statue of Liberty and the famous bridges.

Start by picking the right vessel for you. Choices include large, multi-level, sightseeing cruising yachts accommodating several hundred passengers, ferry boats running on regular schedules, luxury sailing schooners carrying from 49 to 12 passengers, majestic tall ships, U.S. Navy-issue rigid inflatables, replicas of 1920 luxury yachts, and go-fast boats.

Next, choose your cruise experiences. Whether you are looking for a daytime narrated sightseeing tour, a romantic sunset sail, happy hour tour, thrill ride, or a cruise with comfortable indoor spaces in which to enjoy good food, music and dancing, there’s something for everyone.

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