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Pet-Friendly Hotels Near Manteo, North Carolina

Manteo is part of the Outer Banks of North Carolinaoceanside in blue image by buckwheat from Fotolia.comManteo sits on the east side of Roanoke Island, which is part of the Outer Banks of North Carolina. The town wraps around Shallowbag Bay and has attractions such as the George...

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Kid-Friendly Hotels

There are several kid-friendly hotels in Myrtle Beach.BEACH SHADOWS image by brelsbil from Fotolia.comMyrtle Beach, South Carolina, is one of the most popular tourist destinations on the mid-Atlantic coast and has several kid-friendly hotels catering to families. Kid-friendly hotels...

Spectacular Views

See a picture of a spectacular view at South Mountain Park and Preserve in Phoenix, Arizona.

Tulsa Area Hotels

Outdoor enthusiasts heading to Tulsa will find plenty of activities in the Oklahoma city, including the River Skatepark,19 golf courses and the 76-foot Golden Driller welcoming visitors to Expo Square. Tulsa also offers culture, such as the Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art, the...

Travel Information for Upstate New York

When tourists think of New York, they picture the big city with all of its lights and businesses. However, upstate New York offers some beautiful scenery and attractions you cannot find anywhere else.

Casinos in Northern Indiana

Residents of Chicago have three casino options just across the border in Indiana.casino image by Valery Sibrikov from Fotolia.comWith the bells and whistles of slot machines, the cries of "All in!" from the poker room and the rich applause for concert in the theater, casinos across the...

Hotels in Natchez, Louisiana

Craw Dads image by Jenn from Fotolia.comNatchez, Louisiana is a small village in Natchitoches Parish that is known as the gateway to the Cane River National Heritage Area. This area includes historical sites such as forts and plantation homes as well as recreational sites for fishing,...

Rhode Island Grower Makes Giant Pumpkin History at the Topsfield Fair

See the largest pumpkin ever grown, and learn the story behind the world record setting pumpkin that was the first to weigh over one ton. Rhode Island grower Ron Wallace set his second world record with this 2,009-pound giant pumpkin--the world's largest fruit.

Rocky Point

Enjoy these pictures of Puerto Penasco, Mexico, otherwise known as Rocky Point. Rocky Point is a favorite destination for Arizona residents who want to get to the beach.

UC Berkeley: North Center Portion

This article provides information about the notable structures, landmarks, and buildings in the central west portion of the UC Berkeley campus.

Tours of Downtown Chicago

Grant Park extends for several blocks in downtown Chicago.bean, chicago image by rese3282 from Fotolia.comChicago is a large city in northeastern Illinois. Its downtown is at the mouth of the Chicago River, where it meets Lake Michigan. Incorporated as a city in 1837, Chicago is home to...

Family Vacation Ideas In the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas Area

The Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, area is one of the largest metropolitan areas in the United States. With attractions that range from nationally recognized zoos and science museums to multi-event facilities with go-kart tracks, it offers a variety of fun-filled activities for every member of the family

Sacramento City Hotels

Sacramento is a large metropolis located in northern California. The city serves as the state's capital, and is situated at the meeting point of the American River and the Sacramento River. Sacramento offers many diverse tourist attractions, such as the Sacramento Marina, the Sacramento Zoo, the Cal

How to Read an Old 16th Century Map

The 16th century is often referred to as the Age of Exploration. Following Christopher Columbus' initial voyage in 1492, Europeans set out to explore the world. During the period, cartography, the science of map making, benefited from advances in mathematics and technology. Throughout the 16th centu

Restaurants in New York City for Large Bus Groups

Tour buses stop at accommodating restaurants throughout the city.dim sum on spoon image by Brett Mulcahy from Fotolia.comWhatever you need, you can find it in New York City--even if a lot of you need it at the same time. Hungry busloads of tourists can dine on the same cuisine as solo...

How to Obtain a Street Address From Coordinates

The process of obtaining a street address from latitude and longitude coordinates is known as reverse geocoding. GPS devices use standard geocoding by taking street addresses and converting them to coordinates in order to direct individuals to their destinations. But while these devices aren't capab