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Hero Marathon – HM#42

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I knocked another state off the list this past weekend, Arkansas. Only 8 more states to go - AK, VT, RI, MT, WY, ND, ID and HI. Idaho is scheduled for November so that will leave seven states to complete by January 2022. I am leaving Hawaii for January 2022. The Hero Half Marathon in Fayetteville, ...

Beyond the Strip

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I know the strip is fascinating especially if you love casinos but there are other attractions not far the strip. The Hoover Damn is less than an hour away along with Red Rock Canyon, and Valley of Fire. On this particular trip, April 2019, I visited an exhibit about 20 minutes from the strip. Seven Magic ...

Southeast Asia Airport Adventures

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International travel broadens your horizons.  I know, that sounds so cliche but it does.  What I learned from my South Eastern Asia vacation - Airport /Airline information: Q atar is a very nice airline.  They are based out of the Middle East, Qatar where Doha is the capital.  My flights both going and return, ...

Day Tripping – Sentosa

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With only 3 days to spend in Singapore, one of them had to be a trip to the beach.  The nearest beach is Sentosa.  Sentosa is not far from the city and can be accessed via pedestrian boardwalk, cable cars, car, and tram.  The attractions on the island include a beach, Fort Siloso, the Merlion and ...

My Petronas View

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I visited the Petronas Twin Towers on my second day in Kuala Lumpur (KL).  Based on my Lonely Planet pocket handbook, it was recommended that I make reservations at least a week in advance so I would not have to wait in a long queue.  I made them 3 days in advance and there were ...