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What to Do in Hocking Hills in the Winter

Hocking Hills in WinterHocking Hills is a beautiful sight to behold any time of the year – especially in the winter season. And despite the freezing temperatures, fun indoor and outdoor activities still await adventurous locals and tourists. Take a look below to see just some of the excellent things to do in Hocking Hills this winter.

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A Dozen Hidden Travel Gems In Michigan

The 11th largest state by size, Michigan is surrounded by the massive Great Lakes and also boasts more than 26,000 inland lakes greater than an acre in size. So, when it comes to raw materials, Michigan is a veritable water wonderland. Beyond the lakes, though, Michigan has much to offer travelers, including some top notch accommodations.

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The Okemo Mountain Resort is Great for Skiing

Okemo Mountain ResortLocated in Vermont’s Green Mountains in Ludlow, VT, Okemo Mountain is a destination populated by locals and city slickers alike. The mountain’s winter sports attract families with children of all ages, local college students and New England outdoorsy types. With affordable ticket prices and plenty places of stay both on the mountain and in the surrounding area. This is a great vacation destination and is a favorite among New Yorkers and the Boston crowd.

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Looking for Things to Do in Ithaca NY?

Things to Do in Ithaca NYIthaca is a central New York town about 225 miles northwest of New York City. It is in the rural Finger Lakes region and is itself home to the valley in which Cayuga Lake is found. The large hills that make the valley where the city lies create a beautiful setting for the biggest city in the county, and there are many things to do in Ithaca NY. At just over 30,000 people Ithaca NY has enough locals to make it a lively city center surrounded by an exciting natural landscape shaped by rolling hills, river valleys, lakes a numerous waterfalls. Plus there are two area Select Registry properties to give you luxurious accommodations.

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Luxurious Places to Stay Near Boone NC

Places to Stay Near Boone NCIn the western North Carolina highcountry there’s a small town surrounded by mountains and rivers, and secluded from the big cities of the southeast. This serene environment is teeming with nature’s adventures and there are two luxurious Select Registry properties in the area which are favorite places to stay near Boone NC. Boone NC is a quaint town which has just 500 residents, promising a relaxing experience free from the distractions of everyday urban life. This small town deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina is just a two hour drive from Charlotte, Greensboro and Asheville where you’ll find all the city amenities you might need, including an airport for those visiting from father away.

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Visit Martha’s Vineyard & Stay at the Thorncroft Inn B&B

Visit Martha's VineyardMassachusetts is a a state with a wide variety of places to visit and things to do and see.  From the rolling hills of the Berkshires, to the metropolitan area of Boston, to the beaches of Cape Cod, there is something to satisfy most travelers’ needs.  South of Cape Cod is Martha’s Vineyard, a beautiful and secluded island that has become a go-to summer travel destination.  Martha’s Vineyard has picturesque beaches, a quaint village, and classic coastal New England atmosphere.  There are fantastic places to sight see, shop, dine and enjoy outdoor activities when you visit Martha’s Vineyard. And with a Select Registry property on the island, there’s no better place for a relaxing, romantic getaway. 

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Find the Perfect Half Moon Bay Golf Course

Half Moon Bay golf CourseHalf Moon Bay, California is a beautiful coastal town just forty minutes away from San Francisco.  It boasts gorgeous beaches, enchanting woodlands and redwood forests, great dining options, and wonderful culture.  Along with outdoor activities like hiking, biking, and horseback riding, one extremely popular diversion in Half Moon Bay is golf. If you are looking for a challenging round of 18 with a stunning backdrop, then there is a Half Moon Bay golf course with your name on it.  And because Half Moon Bay is home to a Select Registry property, you can be sure your accommodations will be superb.  Read on to find out more about which Half Moon Bay golf course is right for you.

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Visit the Kitsap Peninsula

Kitsap PeninsulaThe charm of the Pacific Northwest is seemingly unending.  The vast and beautiful landscapes and natural features create the perfect atmosphere for memorable getaways. The state of Washington is full of great places to visit, and the Kitsap Peninsula is an area worth exploring.  This region is west of Seattle, across the Puget Sound, making it a great destination for a weekend away from the big city.  To learn more about the Kitsap Peninsula an what it has to offer, read on!

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What are the Best Beer Cities in the US?

Best Beer CitiesCraft beer has become something of a phenomenon in recent years.  People pay as much attention now to the complexities of beer as they do to fine wine. With more and more small craft breweries opening up around the country, it’s becoming more common for people to take trips dedicated to discovering the best beer in certain areas.  If you’re interested in taking a tasting tour of the country, be sure to check out the best beer cities in the US and stay at these Select Registry properties.

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Discover Things to Do in Rockport Texas

Things to Do in Rockport TexasIf you’ve never been to the Gulf Coast of Texas, then you’re in for a treat! This region is full of quaint seaside towns, sandy beaches, miles of beautiful coastline, and breathtaking views.  Rockport is the perfect place to begin your explorations of this wonderful area. Rockport is located on the western shore of the Aransas Bay and is home to many historic sites, a lovely beach, and amazing birdwatching.  The area is notable for its large population of  Whooping Cranes in the winter as well as several species of hummingbirds in the summer. Locals and visitors alike have a good time birding and enjoying the town’s other attractions. Not only is the list of interesting things to do in Rockport Texas a long one, the town is also home to a fantastic Select Registry property. So, start planning your trip and keep these great things to do in Rockport Texas in mind as you do.  

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