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Iconic and tall: American monuments that honor the past

Since 1906, national monuments in the United States have validated how culturally and historically rich the country is. They serve as landmarks that have progressed to become national symbols. To date, there are 100 official national monuments administered by the … Continue reading

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Rediscovering the historical greatness of New Orleans

A travel to New Orleans goes beyond the tradition of Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday. Within the city is a wealth of historical sites that are worth visiting to the delight of those who are craving the city’s rich historical … Continue reading

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Weird and wonderful: Three unusual American monuments

Apart from the usual sculptures and fountains paying tribute to heroes and historical events, odd monuments and attractions that commemorate the strangest things are scattered throughout the country. The following are three unusual monuments for tourists who want to see … Continue reading

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US historical sites worth paying a visit

It can be hard for many people to appreciate historical events. Separated by long lengths of time from the here and now, events that happened in the past can seem too distant and insignificant to what people experience and to … Continue reading

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