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Beaufort, South Carolina | The curving, tidal Beaufort River wraps around the 303-year-old downtown and offers up terrific scenery in most directions. And then there's the leafy historic district itself, filled with 18th-, 19th-, and 20th-century architecture, from tiny cottages and fish shacks to indigo-planters' mansions and wide piazzas. | SouthernLiving.com
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"There are certain natural occurrences and organic structures in the world that leave us all scratching our heads. One such natural wonder is Kummakivi, a geological formation found in the dense forests of Finland. The mystifying sight is that of a giant rock performing an unbelievable balancing act on a seemingly smooth, curved mound. There is still no scientific explanation for how the rock, whose given name translates as "strange rock" in Finnish, has wound up in such a perplexing position."
Our “Best of Alaska” Tour: This is the ideal way to vacation in Alaska. We’ve combined the best modes of Alaska sightseeing transportation from luxurious domed railcars to our Portage Glacier cruising dayboat, the mv Ptarmigan. And this exceptional 7-day Alaska tour features two of Alaska’s most spectacular national parks—Denali and Kenai Fjords.
I have the unique distinction of living in a small, Christmas-themed town in Alaska called…wait for it…NORTH POLE! And when I say, “Christmas-themed,” I’m not kidding. We have streets named Santa Claus Drive and Mistletoe Lane…our parish is St. Nicholas Catholic Church…our street lights are striped and...::click to get your letter from Santa::