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travel review from Mount Pleasant, Utah
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$13 as of August 2917. The El Mexicano Mexican Restaurant shares a parking area with the Horseshoe Mountain Lodge so it was an easy walk from my hotel. The atmosphere was about what you expect in a sit-down Mexican Restaurant …
travel blog from Charlottesville, Virginia
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Tong and I were up for a visit to the mountains in western Virginia, catch the last of the changing colors for autumn and enjoy some fresh mountain air. On the way, we planned a stop in Monticello. The last …
travel blog from Alberobello, Italy
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More off-the-beaten-pathS of Italy: Paestum, Alberobello, Cetara, Maori, Mola de Bari, Salerno, and Bari. …
travel review from Paestum, Italy
updated 2 hours ago
The archaeological park in Paestum is one of the many UNESCO World Heritage sites in Italy, and it is on the list since 1998. The town was under the Greek colony for years before the Romans took over in 273 …
travel review from Fairview, Utah
updated 2 hours ago
I have no idea how many small town museums I have seen but it probably numbers in the thousands, and they range from a small corner of a room in city hall crammed with stuff to large buildings with a …
travel review from Paestum, Italy
updated 2 hours ago
Just across the archeological site is the Paestum National Archeological Museum, which is worthy of a visit. The collections are extensive from ancient Greek objects majority found near the necropolis. The most famous treasury, however, is a tomb with a …
travel review from Capaccio, Italy
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Parco dei Principi Hotel is an excellent lodging for families and travelers alike. Our accommodation is a unit that has a bedroom, bath/shower/toilet, and a kitchenette. The kitchen, however, is not visible in the room, but hidden in a closet-like …
travel review from Paestum, Italy
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La Bottega del Gusto is on the opposite side (or across the street) of the Temple of Athena. My son spotted this restaurant for their ad for (American style) burgers and fries offers. It turned out an excellent choice for …
travel review from Fairview, Utah
updated 2 hours ago
Fairview is a nice town of 1300 (up 10% since 2000) located at the intersection of U.S. Highway 89 and Utah Highway 31, in Sanpete County in Central Utah. Fairview was established in 1850 by Warren P. Brady and Jehu …
travel review from Margate, England
updated 3 hours ago
I had passed the Wheatsheaf many, many times over the years on my way from Broadstairs to Margate and back as it lies on the "Loop" bus route that I use frequently and yet I had never been into it. …
travel review from Helper, Utah
updated 3 hours ago
Nestled amongst the beautiful scenery near the intersection of U.S, Highways 6 and 191 between Helper and Soldier Summit is a pullout with a historical marker honoring the coal industry in Utah along with the importance of the shale and …
travel review from Helper, Utah
updated 3 hours ago
Helper is home to the very nice Western Mining and Railroad Museum which houses a variety of well-presented displays on the history of the Helper area and the effects mining and the railroad had on the towns’ development. The Denver …
travel review from Helper, Utah
updated 3 hours ago
Helper has a nice historic district with several buildings of historical and/or architectural interest. There is one district and two individual locations in Helper listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The pretty little Helper City Hall was designed …
travel review from Kadan, Czech Republic
updated 3 hours ago
West of the old town, at the foot of Svaty kopecek (hill), is a nice park, named after Czech composer Bedrich Smetana. On my walk from the old town to the Franciscan monastery I found it much nicer to walk …
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Helper is a small town of about 2150 (up 6% since 2000) located along U.S. Highways 6 and 191, in Carbon County in South Central Utah. Helper was established in 1881, Teancum Pratt, after the arrival of the Denver and …
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