North America
A Guide to Visiting Tallulah Gorge State Park in North Georgia
Tallulah Gorge in North Georgia is a spectacular natural wonder, and I’m ashamed to admit that it took me 4 years of living in Georgia before I finally paid it a visit. Formed by the Tallulah river cutting into the rock, the gorge is now nearly 1,000 feet deep and [...]
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A Weekend Guide to Portland, Maine
Portland, Maine, is the perfect destination for a New England weekend escape. Since Sam’s brother Joe and his wife, Kristen, moved there several years ago, we’ve been able to make two quick visits to the artsy coastal city. Our most recent trip was in June, which was MUCH more pleasant [...]
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New York
Must-Read Books About New York City
Note: This post contains affiliate links. As always, we only link to products we’ve used and that we think add value to our readers. My relationship with New York City dates back to a weekend trip I took with my dad in high school. It was love at first sight. [...]
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Running the Walt Disney World Marathon
26.2 miles. Four parks. Countless ibuprofen. One perky mouse. Three not-so-perky runners. Such was our experience last weekend when Sam, my brother Daniel, and I ran the Walt Disney World Marathon in Orlando, Florida. After a disastrous half marathon in Nashville last year that landed me in the medical tent [...]
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