Top 10 Most Visited National Parks in the USA; Attractions of America

Top 10 Most Visited National Parks in the USA. America’s most visited national parks attract millions of tourists every year. There’s a reason why visitors continue to set out in search of an outdoor adventure.

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It’s been 10 years since Papahanaumokuakea was designated as a world heritage site; Chavonnie Ramos; Hawaii News Now

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization recognized the monument as “one of the best examples of both the world’s cultural as well as natural heritage.”

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Today marks 10 years since Papahanaumokuakea was designated a World Heritage site; Nina Wu; Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument today celebrates its 10th anniversary as a World Heritage site.

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10-Day New Mexico Road Trip Itinerary; Laurel Tincher; The Blonde Abroad

From ancient natural wonders to Native American and Southwestern culture, to UFOs and alien lore, here is a 10-day road trip itinerary to New Mexico.

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Top Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawaii on a Cruise; Heidi; EatSleepCruise.com

In Heidi’s Top Things to Do on the Big Island of Hawaii on a Cruise, she lists the most popular tours and attractions in both Hilo and Kailua-Kona ports of call.

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‘America’s Summer Road Trip’ showcases notable historic sites; Julie L Kessler; San Francisco Examiner

Free online journey takes U.S. history lovers to 12 places of interest…

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10 incredible views to see in U.S. national parks; USA Today

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Surprising UNESCO Heritage Sites in the United States; Peter Greenberg Travel Detective

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New research reveals how Australia and other nations play politics with World Heritage sites; Misha Ketchell; The Conversation

National governments are using political lobbying and empty symbolic efforts to stave off an “in danger” listing for their World Heritage sites.

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15 Most Beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the USA; Attractions of America

Explore the 15 Most Beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the USA. The United States has 24 UNESCO World Heritage Sites – the sites include natural sites, cultural sites, and one mixed site. UNESCO World Heritage sites are some of the top tourist attractions across the country.

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Travel back in time to explore American Revolution history in Philadelphia; India TV

This Fourth of July, relive the birth of the United States with virtual tours of the Historic Mile in Philadelphia.

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New Mexico: Images of the Land of Enchantment; Alan Taylor; The Atlantic

A few glimpses of New Mexico’s landscape, and some of the animals and people calling it home

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Digital Nomad Life: Month Sixty; Katie; The World On My Necklace

Month Sixty was the first month in a while that Katie (slowly and cautiously) started traveling again.

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Discover an ancient civilization without leaving Illinois: Cahokia site has reopened with its mysterious ‘mounds’ and a view of St. Louis; Jay Jones; Chicago Tribune

Cahokia Mounds is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and may become part of the National Park Service. It’s great for a short vacation in southern Illinois.

Source: Discover an ancient civilization without leaving Illinois: Cahokia site has reopened with its mysterious ‘mounds’ and a view of St. Louis

Cosanti Foundation welcomes School of Architecture at Taliesin with open arms; Terrance Thornton; Your Valley

The School of Architecture at Taliesin will no longer be attached to the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. In the early weeks of June, proponents of both the School of Architecture at Taliesin and the Cosanti Foundation made a formal announcement of splitting the educational entity into two physical locations:

  • Cosanti, which is located in the Town of Paradise Valley; and
  • The famed Arcosanti site near Cordes Junction, just north of Phoenix.

Source: Cosanti Foundation welcomes School of Architecture at Taliesin with open arms

Inside Frank Lloyd Wright’s Astounding Legacy; Elizabeth Stamp; Architectural Digest

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Celebrate Frank Lloyd Wright’s Birthday With a Virtual Taliesin Talk; Jennifer Goldberg; Phoenix New Times

Here are a few ways to celebrate the architect’s 153rd birthday.

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A Lot Of World Heritage Sites In The US Are Actually Worth Visiting, Others Not So Much; Hannah Blanton; The Travel

The world’s UNESCO World Heritage sites can be an alluring idea to many a traveler, but these are the protected sites that are really worth the trip.

Source: A Lot Of World Heritage Sites In The US Are Actually Worth Visiting, Others Not So Much

A mysterious US desert civilisation; Smoke & Apple; BBC

One thousand years ago, the Chacoans thrived in a scorching-hot desert. Their remarkably intact buildings reveal a lot about their culture – but now these structures are endangered.

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10 Top National Parks For You To Visit In The U.S.; Larry Olmsted; Forbes

These are the 10 Most Popular National Parks, and each is well worth visiting.

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