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    18 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Rocky Mountain National Park

    I recently got back from visiting my friend Jes out in Denver, Colorado for my very first RMNP trip! I have been to Colorado numerous times for ski vacations, but had never been to Rocky Mountain National Park! I loved the mountains, lakes, waterfalls, hiking trails, basically everything in the park. It ended up being a very close runner-up to my favorite park: Yosemite National Park. I absolutely LOVED the gorgeous scenery, so I wanted to share some of my favorite photos of Rocky Mountain National Park in hopes that they will inspire you to add this park to your travel bucket list! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. This means…

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    Rocky Mountain National Park in Two Days

    I have been to Colorado NUMEROUS times: ski vacations with my dad growing up, visiting my travel-nurse friends in Denver, etc. But I had never been to Rocky Mountain National Park. I had been trying to plan a trip out there for a while and finally was able to coordinate some days with one of my good friends in Denver. So I flew out to Denver and the next morning we headed out bright and early for the park! This park ended up rivaling Yosemite for “my favorite National Park!” I absolutely loved it! This post contains what we did during our two days in Rocky Mountain National Park: hiking…

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    5 Reasons You Should Visit Yosemite National Park

    When I visited Yosemite, I was completely blown away by everything in the park. I wish everyone could see it and have the same experience. So, I have decided to put together a list of reasons why you should visit Yosemite National Park! I hope that one day you can travel there and have the same awe-inspiring experience I did! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. This means if you make a purchase through a link, I may make a small commission at no additional cost to you. My Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Yosemite National Park But first, a little bit of history! Yosemite History Established…

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    Visiting Muir Woods & Point Reyes in One Day

    If you are visiting the San Francisco area, historic sites such as Muir Woods and Point Reyes are nearby and both can be seen in just one day! This post will tell you how my friend and I visited both on the same day in a day trip from San Francisco. Make sure to stay tuned until the end because I will give you important parking information about Muir Woods! Note: This post may contain affiliate links. Which means if you purchase through my link, I may make a small commission at no additional cost to you. Read full disclosure here. The History Twelve miles north of San Francisco, California,…

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    Cabrillo National Monument & Point Loma Lighthouse

    If you are visiting San Diego and have some spare time, I highly suggest visiting Cabrillo National Monument. The beautiful views and the tide pools are something I’ll never forget! To learn more about visiting Cabrillo, the Point Loma Lighthouse, and the tide pools, keep on reading! Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. If you purchase through a link, I may make a small commission at no additional cost to you. How to Spend a Day Trip to Cabrillo National Monument: Visit the Tide Pools and the Point Loma Lighthouse Cabrillo Park and Visitor Center Hours: The entire park and the visitor center is open every day of the…