Monthly Archives:: December 2013

The Charleston Single House

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Charleston Tours

One of the first things visitors to Charleston notice is the number of long and narrow homes that display beautiful covered porches.  The Charleston Single house is an icon of Charleston Architecture.  The construction of Charleston single houses dates back to near the origins of the City of Charles Town in the 1680s.  The single […]

Things To Do On New Year’s Eve In Charleston 2017

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Rainbow Row in Charleston

There are many things to do on New Year’s Eve in Charleston for 2017. Many people think of Charleston, SC, as one of the most romantic cities within the United States. This city isn’t only beautiful, it is also very old since it dates back to the 1670s. One of the best things about visiting […]

Visiting Historic Charleston City Market

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Charleston Tours

Visiting Historic Charleston City Market is a staple on most Charleston visitors’ itineraries when in the city.  It’s a great place to spend an hour or so browsing the wares and certainly for people watching.  Open 364 days a year from 9:30 am until 6:00 pm. Market Hall, built in 1841 and designed by Edward […]

Free Things To Do On New Year’s Eve In London

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New Years Eve Fireworks London

Every year brings around the same old question, “What are you doing for New Years?” Well, if you are lucky enough to be spending the night in London on the 31st of December, then we’ve got you covered!  Traditionally, the New Year is brought in with style in Westminster, with a fireworks display over the River Thames and the […]

Algiers Point Walking Tours and Things to Do

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New Orleans Tours

If you are looking for an off the beaten track idea for your visit to New Orleans, then consider taking a self-guided Algiers Point Walking Tour.  Algiers Point, the only part of the city located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, is the 2nd oldest neighborhood in New Orleans.  It originally was a […]

Where to Ice Skate in Washington D.C.

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Ice skating in the city

As the winter weather descends, many intrepid residents of the District and guests turn their thoughts to ice-skating, and there are a surprising number of places to do just that in our capital city. So grab your mittens and your sweetheart and head on down to any of these skating locations. If you don’t have […]

Chicago Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier

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Chicago skyline winter Navy Pier

Check out our Chicago Visitors Guide, with budget advice, travel guides, and information about local Chicago attractions Yes, Chicago is cold in Winter, but this can still be a great time to visit. In addition the the Chicago Pedway, great museums, and abundant ice skating, the holiday season features the Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier. […]

London Monopoly – Dark Blues

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Monopoly space of reds

London Monopoly Although an American invention, Monopoly is a popular board game the world over. In the United Kingdom there are a number of Monopoly games available, but easily the most popular version is set in the capital: London. The majority of properties represented on the Monopoly board are still in existence today and can […]

Holiday Events in Boston – Christmas lights and more!

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The holidays have come to Boston!  Boston is a great place to celebrate the holidays and the city gets ready for Christmas in style.  We have put together a list of the cities best around the holidays to make your search for the perfect New England Christmas celebration easier while you are visiting Boston.  It […]