Tagged: national parks

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Exploring Theodore Roosevelt Island

Theodore Roosevelt Island is one of the more surprising presidential memorials in the Washington DC metro area. It sits in the middle of the Potomac River, across from the Lincoln Center and just downstream...

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Reflections On The Chesapeake & Ohio Canal

The Great Falls National Park just east of Washington DC is a great place to pursue any number of outdoor activities. Walking, climbing, kayaking and photography are favorite pastimes in the popular park with...

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Striking Contrasts On The Sussex Downland

Summer on the lush Sussex Downland around Midhurst, England brings with it the chance of capturing some striking contrasts. Dotted around the hedgerows are these old dead oaks, stripped of foliage and bleached by the...