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The Truth About Fake Travel Websites and Picture Theft

How to Tell if a Travel Website is Trustworthy? I am Micha, the author of…

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Grand Staircase Escalante Hiking Guide and Map – 17 Must-Visit Places

Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument (GSENM) is a protected area of…

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Peek-A-Boo and Spooky Slot Canyon - 9 Must Know Tips Before You Go

Some of the best slot canyons are found in Grand Staircase Escalante, and these…

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Subway Hike in Zion National Park - Permit Tips & Packing List

One of the ten top hikes in the US is the "Subway" in the northwest of Zion. It…

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Jacob Hamblin Arch in the Coyote Gulch - Location - Map - 11 Tips

The Jacob Hamblin Arch in Coyote Gulch is one of the many hidden gems in the…

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Grand Canyon - 13 Tips for Hiking South Kaibab to Bright Angel Trail

When we stood in front of the Grand Canyon, we knew we had to get down to the…

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Wahweap Hoodoos Trail in Escalante Close to Kanab and Page

These fascinating Wahweap Hoodoos are a hidden gem; you may enjoy them alone as…

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Yellow Rock - The Wave Alternative at the Cottonwood Canyon Road in Utah

The Yellow Rock is another otherworldly place in the Grand Staircase Escalante…

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Cosmic Ashtray in Escalante, Utah – Directions and Hike Details

The name is already promising, and this place looks like being on another…

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Valley of Fire Close to Las Vegas - 9 Tips and Hikes

The Valley of Fire State Park is an explosion of colours just an hour from Las…

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Zion Narrows Hike From Temple of Sinawava – Detailed Season Guide

The Narrows are changing the entire day by the sunlight in the magical Zion. …

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Brooks Falls in the Katmai National Park - Monthly Bear Guide

Katmai, located in Alaska, is an exceptional place to watch grizzlies close,…

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White Pocket Part of the Vermillion Cliffs in Arizona

The White Pocket is as fascinating and fragile as the Wave but still accessible…

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Monument Valley in Arizona - Best Time and 7 Tips

Monument Valley is simply one of the most iconic landmarks in the US, known…

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Best Hikes and Camping in the Goblin Valley State Park

The Goblin Valley is a bizarre otherworldly place, Mars-like rich in geological…

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Kauai – Kalalau Trail - 7 Best Hikes and Tips and the Must-See Wailua Waterfall

Kauai called the Garden Isle; mother nature at its best full of vibrant colours…

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Antelope Valley - Secret Slot Canyons in Arizona

I am absolutely fascinated by slot canyons, where you can witness the immense…

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Boston Whale Watching Monthly Guide and 8 Tips

Boston, the capital of Massachusetts, is a vibrant city with many activities.…

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Swim With Manatees in Florida - 7 Must-Know Tips

During wintertime, the manatees migrate to Crystal River, Florida, because they…

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Peek a Boo Slot Canyon – Red Canyon in Kanab

It is a beautiful and less-known red Navajo sandstone canyon that is still one…

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Ultimate Antelope Canyon Guide

Antelope, the most photographed Slot Canyon in the world, is a breathtaking…

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The Toadstools or Mushroom Rocks in Utah Close to Page

The Toadstool Hoodoos are a magical place for spectacular shots in the early…

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Mesa Arch at Sunrise in the Canyonlands

Mesa Arch is one of the most popular spots in the Canyonlands. This narrow rock…

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Arches National Park Utah - 5 Arches and Must-Do Hikes

Arches National Park, with the highest density of natural arches in the world,…

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Haiku Stairs in Oahu, Hawaii - The Legal Way - Latest Updates 2023

First of all, hiking on the Haiku Stairs is illegal, and the stairs are…

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The Wave – Coyote Buttes North - New Last Minute Permit System

One of the most fascinating natural wonders in our world. For a good reason,…

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Everglades National Park in Florida - Best Time - 9 Things to Do

The Everglades is all about water in many dimensions. I provide helpful tips…

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Lower Falls Park and Cave in Rochester

The falls and cave are accessible throughout the year though the water level is…

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Tips and Seasons for Laniakea Turtle Beach in Oahu - Hawaii

Laniakea Beach is famous for the Hawaiian Honu, the endangered green sea turtle…

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Birding and Beaches at Honeymoon Island in Florida

Honeymoon Island State Park is a birdwatchers paradise. We only spent one day…

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Point Lobos in Carmel - Hikes, Highlights, & Beaches

The Point Lobos State Natural Reserve is one of the most popular parks because…

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3 Hikes to Alamere Falls in Point Reyes & 8 Tips What to Pack

Point Reyes is a beautiful and exceptional popular park in northern California…

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The Endless Beach at Andrew Molera State Park

The State Park is popular for the 2 miles long beach but not crowded due to a…

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Hiking in the Pfeiffer Big Sur and Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Parks

The Big Sur coastline along the Pacific Coast Highway 1 is otherworldly, just…

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Garrapata State Park - The Jewel on HW 1

Garrapata is one of the most exceptional State Parks along the Pacific Coast HW…

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Big Basin Redwoods State Park - All You Need to Know

This was my hiking guide for Big Basin, but 97% of the State Park got destroyed…

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Natural Bridges State Beach and Park

The popular small beach at Natural Bridges State Beach Reserve is awesome for…

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Alaska Bears in Hallo Bay in Katmai

There are almost seven exceptional months to spot the bears in Hallo Bay in…

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Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes in the Death Valley - 7 Must-Know Tips

The Death Valley is an extreme place but fascinating as well. Except for summer…

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John Pennekamp State Park - Key Largo Snorkelling

Key Largo is a great spot throughout the year. The weather is often excellent…