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Zion National Park | Zion National Park

cari-oleskewicz's picture
Sep.18.2011
“We didn’t come here for a walk around the dog park,” Maura said.  Maura, my sister’s best friend, is the alpha female of this pack. She has been buzzing around canyons and hopping over mudslides like it’s nothing. She ascended the Angel’s Landing hike, one of the most difficult hikes in Zion...
cari-oleskewicz's picture
Sep.05.2011
I am not a hiker. I prefer indoor vacation experiences such as spas and boutiques and museums and cruise ships. I was going to add “churches” to that list, but then I remembered that I was once tricked into climbing all 463 steps to the top of the Duomo in Florence (we entered through a side door...