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Florida Hills – Yes, Hills!

Growing up in South Florida, I saw very few hills. Most of Miami-Dade county is within 10 feet of sea level. In fact, the highest geographic point is 35 feet. The hill in Tropical Park is such a novelty that my high school cross country teammates and opponents were overwhelmed. I was able to finish … Continue reading

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Scenic and Historic Loudoun County Virginia (Waterford)

I have read more than once that the American Civil War pitted brother against brother. I do not how often brothers actually fought on the battlefield but it really did happen in Waterford, Virginia. The historic village of Waterford was founded by Quakers in 1733 and was the first settlement in gorgeous Loudoun County, Virginia–currently … Continue reading

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Scenic and Historic Loudoun County Virginia (Old Waterford Road)

Loudoun County, Virginia is one of the fastest growing and wealthiest counties in the United States. Along the Dulles Greenway and Waxpool Road, large tracts of farmland have been replaced by housing and shopping developments. The Washington, D.C. suburbs now extend to Ashburn, Leesburg, and Purcellville and in 2015 the DC area Metro subway Silver Line will … Continue reading

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Loneliest Road in America

Most of the articles I read about lonely roads include information about places to eat, sleep, and shop. Am I wrong to think that the loneliest road in America would not have places to eat, sleep, and shop? I enjoy finding scenic roads in America. Even though I have driven in every state, criss-crossed the … Continue reading

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