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Tips for Visiting Polebridge, Montana

July 26, 2014
Picnic at Bowman Lake in Glacier National Park

Would you like to visit a corner of Glacier National Park that’s not quite so crowded with tourists? And wouldn’t it be fun if there was a bakery where locals and tourists compared Montana adventures over bear claws, huckleberry macaroons or gooey cinnamon rolls? You can do that in Polebridge, Montana. Alan and I discovered Polebridge […]

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News for the Week

July 26, 2014
Bear Grass at Lily Lake in Idaho

On Friday, Alan and I took our own advice about exploring your backyard. We took the day off to drive Elk Meadows Road in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness on the Idaho and Montana border. The weather was cool and clear. And the scenic drive was beyond our expectations. I’ll be writing a photo essay soon but for […]

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News for the Week

July 19, 2014
Salmon River near Riggins, Idaho

Alan and I have just returned from 2 days at Mackay Bar Guest Ranch on Idaho’s Salmon River. What a beautiful spot! We have plenty of new adventures to write about. In the meantime, check out the photos that we’ve been posting on the My Itchy Travel Feet page on Facebook. Don’t forget to like […]

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Bhutan Travel Tips

July 17, 2014
Bhutan Travel

As world travel seems more and more accesible these days, there are still a few destinations that remain fairly elusive for most travelers. One such destination is Bhutan, a Himalayan country sandwiched between China and India. As of late, the country has become more accessible to tourists and today, Kay Dougherty, author of Blonde Brunette […]

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News for the Week

July 12, 2014
July 2014 My Itchy Travel Feet Newsletter

Let’s Explore Montana Exploring Montana is the theme for the July edition of the My Itchy Travel Feet monthly newsletter. We’re featuring travel deals, destination suggestions and an original article with travel tips from our June trip to Glacier National Park. Take a look. Like what you see? Be sure to subscribe by ticking the “monthly newsletter” […]

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Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda

July 10, 2014
Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda

Have you ever dreamed of living out a scene from the movie ‘Gorillas in the Midst’ while traveling through Africa? Through gorilla trekking tours, travelers can have close encounters with gorillas in their natural habitat, but it does take some careful planning. Today’s guest poster, Leslie Burnside, tells us the best way to go gorilla trekking […]

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Top Five Montana Travel Apps

July 7, 2014
St Mary Lake_ Glacier National Park

As Alan and Donna can tell you, active travel in Montana is a boomer’s dream come true. From romantic lodges in the middle of beautiful scenery to mountainous and lake-laden hiking options, Big Sky Country offers a seemingly never-ending array of active travel possibilities. Of course, taking full advantage of all that Montana has to […]

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News for the Week

July 5, 2014
ATV ride in the Flathead National Forest near Polebridge, MT.

This Month We’re Exploring Montana Exploring Montana is the theme for July’s home page features. Learn why Alan and I went searching for paradise in Montana, discover an historical bed and breakfast in Helena, read why Stevensville’s Creamery Picnic is so much fun or be inspired by a photo essay of Glacier National Park. The Exploring Montana theme continues in the July […]

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Staying in an Italian Wash House in Castel di Sangro

July 3, 2014
Il Lavatoio offers charming lodging in Castel di Sangro.

“You’ll be staying in a converted wash house, but it’s quite charming,” Claudio Fontana of A La Carte Italy Tours told us in an email discussion about Il Lavatoio, our lodging choice at Castel di Sangro in the Abruzzo region of central Italy. It would be the first night of a ten-day Southern Italy road […]

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News for the Week

June 28, 2014
polebridge mercantile near glacier

Hello there everyone! Nicole here with the News of the Week update. Alan and Donna have decided that they just can’t stay away from Glacier National Park, so they’re doing what they do best: exploring! They’re living off the grid this week on the far western edge of Glacier National Park in what I am […]

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