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March 21, 2018 TheRealPlaces 0

Akron is Ohio’s fifth-largest city, located just 30 miles south of Cleveland. Thanks in part to a connection to Lake Erie via the Ohio and Erie Canal, it became a major manufacturing city and is […]

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November 6, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Moline, Illinois is part of the “Quad Cities” metropolitan area that straddles the Mississippi River in western Illinois and eastern Iowa. It’s probably best known as the home of Deere and Company, makers of millions […]

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September 27, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Minneapolis straddles the Mississippi River, adjacent to the state capital, Saint Paul. Combined, the “Twin Cities” make up the 16th largest metropolitan area in the US. In every way this is a “big league” city, […]

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August 7, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Anchorage is Alaska’s largest city, located way up near the top of Cook Inlet in the south-central part of the state. It’s about 575 miles northwest of the state capital, Juneau. Mt. McKinley and Denali […]

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San Antonio

July 24, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

We love San Antonio, one of the most popular destinations at TheRealPlaces.com. It’s best known as the home of the Alamo and the five-time NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. San Antonio International Airport is on […]

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June 19, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Located at the northern end of Georgia’s portion of the Atlantic coast, Savannah is the state’s oldest city. The historic district has 22 squares full of fountains, monuments and lots of trees. The resort town […]

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Salt Lake City

June 12, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Salt Lake City is the capital of Utah and home to the headquarters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Mormon Temple is located on Temple Square on the north side of […]

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June 5, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Gainesville is the north-central Florida city best known as the home of the University of Florida. The 52,000+ student university occupies over 2,000 acres on the west side of town. The Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are […]

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Beverly Hills

May 25, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Beverly Hills is a city on the northwestern edge of Los Angeles, best known for outrageously expensive homes and “hillbillies” who strike it rich. The Pacific Ocean beaches of Santa Monica are about seven miles […]

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Charleston, South Carolina

May 18, 2017 TheRealPlaces 0

Charleston is one of the oldest cities in the southern US, founded on the Atlantic coast in 1670. The historic charm of the streets and architecture make it one of the region’s most popular places […]