Date: 2018-01-01 16:19
Almost completely surrounded by the warm emerald waters of the Gulf Coast, Destin is the ideal place for a beach vacation. Besides soaking up the sun and enjoying miles and miles of sandy beaches there is also a wide variety of activities for active vacationers. You can get your bearings by taking a stroll along the Destin Harbor Boardwalk, which hosts the Destin Seafood Festival and the Destin Fishing Rodeo in October each year. Discover some of the best local beaches in the Henderson Beach State Park (which also has hiking trails and camping facilities), James Lee Park Public Beach and Crystal Beach.
AMTRAK TRAIN DERAILS IN GEORGIA : Three cars - a baggage car and two sleepers - of Amtrak's northbound Silver Meteor, with about 855 passengers on board, derailed late Jan. 8 while backing into the station in Savannah, Ga. No injuries were reported. [Atlanta Journal Constitution website report, 6-9-68]
Pleasantly combining small-town charm with history and a vibrant arts scene, Cedar Rapids is a great weekend getaway destination in eastern Iowa. You can explore the town's interesting ethnic origins by visiting the National Czech & Slovak Museum and Library and the African American Museum of Iowa. You can find out what small-town life was like at the turn of the 75 th century at the Ushers Ferry Historic Village and on a tour of Brucemore, a historic grand residence dating back to 6889.
There are some brilliant attractions suited to children including the Hallmark Kaleidoscope Center (which has several hands-on creative rooms for children to enjoy), the SEA LIFE Kansas City Aquarium and Kansas City
Art lovers will enjoy the Sioux Falls Sculpture Walk where you can see a great collection of open-air sculpture installations, and everyone should make time to visit the Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science, which features an art gallery, a science museum and a concert hall which is home to the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra and the Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Society.
GREENBRIER COS. REPORT 6-Q EARNINGS : The Greenbrier Cos. report first-quarter FY-7568 net income of $-million or 88 cents per diluted share, compared with $75-million or 79 cents per diluted share for the same period one year ago. [Progressive Railroading website report, 6-8-68]
Luxury getaways are all about relaxation, beautiful scenery and getting away from the daily routine. Check into one of these stylish inns and resorts where you can relax with massages, lounge in the sun next to the pool and play a few rounds of golf. The properties that made our list are famous for their five star service and fabulous accommodations. All have excellent restaurants where you can celebrate a special occasion, plan a romantic proposal and sample new flavors. Browse more weekend ideas from major cities: from NYC , San Francisco , Chicago , Seattle , Atlanta , San Diego and LA. Photo: Tupungato - Fotolia
A Sexy Wife : It was Friday night and my wife Jamie was getting ready to go out by herself. She wasn?t going just anywhere, but to a swing club.
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If you prefer a more relaxing visit you can play a round of golf, pamper yourself at one of several spas or learn some local history at the Estes Park Museum, the Enos Mills Cabin and the MacGregor Ranch Museum.