Navajo Nation Arizona
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Driving to Utah and Fixing Electrical Woes

FRIDAY: Our flight was relatively easy going and we didn’t spend nearly as much time as our last flight sitting around the airport. We both got frisked and my bag got searched “randomly” but overall nothing exciting. The flight was 10 hours and after another hour in Phoenix airport we…


Visiting Lake Garda: Excursions, Whatever your Interests

When you say the words ‘Lake Garda’, it instills all manner of connotations in those who have visited the area. The relaxing, tranquil inlets to the windsurfing haven in the north of the lake, Lake Garda is a versatile Italian resort that offers holidays for all tastes. With Neilson holidays to the…

Downtown Williams, AZ in the Snow
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Williams, Arizona – A Route 66 Town in a Snow Storm

Since this weekend was part of the 75th anniversary of Arizona Ski Bowl, we knew that the ski runs would be packed – and between the Dew Downtown Flagstaff event and the new 12+ inches of continuous snow this weekend, they might be practically inaccessible. Skiing on a packed run…

Waiting for the bus
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5 Ways to Stay Safer When You Travel

Everybody wants to give travelers their safety tips and as annoying as they may seem, the tips are well-meaning. Some safety tips seem like common sense, though you can never be too sure about how that common sense is going to translate into action. 1. Do not be that tourist…

Kayaking in Missoula
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Missoula Is a Fine City Indeed

Missoula is a small Montana city, but in its way, very much a modern city.  I didn’t expect to see much of the modern world this summer. I lived in Montana from age 10 to almost 16 and remember the places I lived being pretty in the dark, strongly religious,…