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Stanley Idaho, Sawtooth Mountains, Salmon River

Rocky Mountains Road Trip Overview

For over a year, I was unable to travel because of Covid-19. Finally after taking two doses of the Pfizer vaccine, I could leave the confines of my comfortable home. By the beginning of May, it was still difficult to travel internationally because of country restrictions. So, I decided to

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Voodoo Museum, French Quarter

New Orleans: The Most Haunted Place in America

Haunted New Orleans This is a guest post by my daughter, Ayan Hotchkiss.For my 30th birthday, I decided to go with my best friend Marlene to New Orleans. I’d been there once before with Exploring Ed himself, and we had a blast checking out the neon-lit streets of the French

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Stockholm Street Ridgewood Queens

Bicycling in Queens

Bicycling in Queens If you like to bike in order to explore, rather than just to exercise and put on miles, there’s nothing like NYC with its hundreds of destinations. This is particularly true with Queens, as it’s the largest of the five boroughs (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx and Staten Island

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Central Park Horse Carriage

Central Park Guide

Central Park Guide NYC’s Central Park is arguably the most famous urban park in the U.S. It’s justifiably called an oasis with its outdoor recreational space for those living in a densely populated metropolis. Around 40 million peoplevisit every year to stroll, jog, bike, exercise, play, picnic, and every other

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Brighton Beach

Bicycling in Brooklyn

I love biking in New York City. There’s nothing like going through the five boroughs (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx and Staten Island), each with at least fifty distinct neighborhoods. This post explores a swath of Brooklyn for a three-hour bike ride (not counting stopping). Brooklyn was mostly known as a

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Biking in the Bronx

Bicycling in the Bronx

New York City is a remarkable place to bicycle. There are five boroughs (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, and Staten Island), each with at least fifty distinct neighborhoods. While I’ve been restricted from international travel because of the Covid-19 pandemic, I continue to explore NYC by bike and am continually amazed

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