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Bring hippos into your home during coronavirus isolation
By Tom Adkinson
  Bending an elbow in craft-brewed Portland
By Tom Adkinson
 
cincinnati zoo hippos
 

CINCINNATI – Coronavirus isolation made the Cincinnati Zoo close its doors, meaning you can’t go see its rock-star-famous hippo named Fiona, its Brazilian porcupine named Rico, its cheetah named Kris that has its own pet dog, its gangly giraffes and other critters large and small. Full story

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PORTLAND, Oregon – It’s no problem getting a top-quality locally brewed beer in Portland. The problem is choosing where to bend an elbow. As pioneering brewmaster John Harris put it, “You can’t throw a stone in this town without hitting a brewery, winery or cidery.” Full story



space coast beach saint lucia pitons san juan condado beach
Even after Mardi Gras, good times roll in New Orleans Florida’s Space Coast:
Tranquil or very, very loud
Dine like a local in Saint Lucia’s market food stalls Soaking in the sun and sights on San Juan’s Condado Beach



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Slam on the brakes for three weird attractions in the New Mexico desert On the Green Chile Cheeseburger Trail in New Mexico Ferrying past an underwater park in Edmonds, Washington Finding other Vulcans in Birmingham
prohibition centennial kentucky white sands national park virginia whitetop mountain washington museum
At Prohibition’s centennial, celebrate bourbon on Northern Kentucky’s B-Line Sledding along at White Sands, America’s newest national park Getting outdoors, even in winter, on Virginia’s Whitetop Mountain Put this Washington museum in your stamp collection
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10 years ago, much of Nashville was underwater Winter hiking in the
California desert
Snowbirds, both human and avian, frolic in Florida A winter splash at
Daytona Beach
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train ridesExperience a train ride into river gorges, through historic tunnels, and along some of the most beautiful landscapes in America
Journey through the Carolina Mountains and some of the most beautiful landscapes in America. Ride into river gorges, across valleys, and through tunnels carved out of majestic mountains. If you have been waiting to ride a train behind a century-old steam locomotive, here is your chance. Ride along one of the original railroad lines in Chattanooga, crossing four bridges and passing through pre-Civil War Missionary Ridge Tunnel, which was completed in 1858 and on the National Register of Historic Places.
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pickwick belleTennessee Riverboat Cruises: Romantic Cruises or Family Adventures
Tennessee offers a variety of leisure riverboat cruises on its waterways. Chattanooga, Knoxville, Nashville, and Memphis all have riverboats or steamboats to take you on Tennessee rivers to view beautiful scenery and wildlife, enjoy live entertainment and a great meal, or learn about the history of the Civil War in our great state. Archaeological evidence along the cruise routes tells the stories of the various Native American cultures who inhabited this river valley for over 10,000 years. Cruise in the wake of the early pioneers who had to overcome rapids, shoals, whirlpools and the formidable Chickamaugas. See the famous Body Farm. Pause and reflect in remembrance of the many that perished on the Trail of Tears.
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