Archive for September, 2016

5 Awesome Spots Around the Country for Fall Camping

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Camping is usually thought of as a summer-only activity, but early fall camping trips can bring the delights of changing foliage, cooler weather, fewer crowds, and quiet nights in nature. What’s not to love?

Autumn weather in the U.S. is about as diverse as the landscape itself, so there’s no shortage of shady campsites or bumbling brooks to choose from. Here are five of our favorite picks for a new spin on family camping trips.

White Mountain National Forest, New Hampshire
If the reds, yellows, and oranges of fall foliage are what you’re after, there’s no better place than the Northeast. White Mountain National Forest in New Hampshire boasts parts of the famed Appalachian Trail

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The Best of Colorado? It Must Be Buena Vista

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From the world’s largest flat top mountain in Grand Mesa to the vibrant downtown of Denver, there is a lot that makes Colorado a great choice for a vacation. A Colorado vacation can encompass the splendor and vastness of the great outdoors while also offering a city slicker experience. Founded in 1879, the picturesque community of Buena Vista — which literally translates as “beautiful view”– lives up to its name and is home to more than 10 peaks over 14,000 feet high. These include mounts Yale, Harvard, Columbia, and Princeton. Climbers affectionately call them the “Fourteeners” and they are an interesting challenge for those who enjoy climbing and hiking.

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Have the Best Charter Bus Experience by Hiring the Right Company, Here Are 7 Tips to Do Just That

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If you are planning a trip or outing for a group of people, chartering a bus may be the best option for you. Most coach charter buses are going to give you a great value for the cost, which is going to be less than other forms of transportation and it is a more environmentally friendly way to go. There are some considerations you need to make when you are selecting your charter bus company.

  1. Ask people you know. Do you know anyone who has used charted a bus for a group? Hands down, the best way to get a good product or service is to get a personal recommendation. Ask your friends, family, coworkers, basically everyone you know. Have you ever taken a Read more ...

Top Reasons to Charter a Bus

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Travel by bus is not a new way to go. The first buses that were used for passenger travel were horse drawn busses. Their use goes as far back as the 1920s. In the 1830s, steam powered buses hit the roads in England. These provided local bus services and went between cities in that country.

Bus travel in the United States has been on the rise. Between 2011 and 2012, passenger travel by bus went up by about 7.5%. This made bus travel the fastest growing kind of travel in the nation. This is according to the American Bus Association.

If you are planning a trip for a group of people, there are many reasons that it makes sense to charter a bus rather than going another way.

Charting a bus is a cost effective way to go. When you take the price tag that you are given by

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Vegas!

What happens in Vegas, stays on our web site. We bring you news, weather and financial info for Las Vegas and all of Nevada. We'll also run a few stories that we know you will like.

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UNLV hires Marcus Arroyo as next football coach

UNLV has hired Marcus Arroyo as its next head football coach. The 39-year-old Arroyo spent the past […]

Record $5 million gift establishes endowed position at UNLV

A leading Southern Nevada public policy researcher will serve in a newly endowed position at UNLV th […]

Sun on the Strip Podcast: Plans for Circus Circus and Resorts World

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Arbitrary food stamp cuts will hurt all Nevadans

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak denounced the Trump administration’s harsh new restrictions on food stamps […]

Trump’s attack on the law is global

Shortly before the Thanksgiving holiday, President Donald Trump decided to ignore the advice of his […]

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