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Dear Landlords of Moab by dcroncher
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 248 248 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Landlords of Moab - It seems there is a conspiracy in this town to deny housing to any and all prospective tenants who are pet owners. After two months of browsing I have yet to see one ad that doesn't include the phrase **NO PETS** written just like so, for special emphasis from what I gather. As a pet owner this strikes me as more than a little unfair. What could be the reason for this boycott? Maybe you all have problems keeping the carpets which you insist on installing in your properties un- soiled? Perhaps you are convinced that people who aren't rich eno...
Dragør, Denmark Swans, the National Bird of Denmark by 9hamblin
Jul 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 289 289 recommendations | email to a friend
Denmark is a very beautiful place to photograph!!1 Just like many places in the world, but I happen to be in Denmark so this is what you get. One of the places to visit is the village of Dragør, a delightful seaport located on Amager, one of the many islands surrounding Copenhagen. Excellent eating places on the Harbor front overlooking the ocean. Esperson's is a delightful place to eat and worth walking to. Delicious fresh fish, salmon, and shrimp for the seafood lover. Serve also a fantastic hamburger for those who just can't resist trying one. It is famous for it...
Danmarks Kongeligt Kroer Wonderful, wonderful Copenhagen......a beautiful place to serve! by 9hamblin
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 293 293 recommendations | email to a friend
Learning to know the Danish culture, it's people and it's history has been fun! Seeing so many new places, both modern and ancient. Ate dinner Friday night at an old "KRO" built in 1198 and remained a Kings privileged place to stay....until 1912. It is original is many aspects and was fun to enjoy danish authentic food....
Camping Camping Tips: Prepare for Bad Weather With Tactical Flashlights by LazerBrite
Feb 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 638 638 recommendations | email to a friend
It is finally warming up and spring is on the way. However, the weather can still cause problems for outdoor enthusiasts, particularly when it involves camping. Rain and ice can be very dangerous to campers, especially at night, so it is important to be as prepared as possible. Here are some tips for being prepared for bad weather while camping: One of the most important things is to make sure you have the right kind of gear. To start with, tarps are very important. They can be used to keep firewood and other tings dry, and they can keep the tent dry if you don’t ha...
5PE4_dsc8685_moon_planets.jpg Astronomy and Night Photography: Important Tools by LazerBrite
Feb 14, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 598 598 recommendations | email to a friend
Astronomy and Night Photography are closely linked. Both can be great fun, offer unique views of the stars, and they require specific tools. Whether one is looking to spend a romantic evening under the stars, or if one is simply fascinated by the night sky, astronomy and night photography are great activities. Before heading out however, it is a good idea to have some of these tools: Firstly, flashlights are essential. It may sound surprising; after all, astronomy and night photography work by being in darkness. However, Flashlights are very important for both. Even...
Fiery Furnace Top Five Hiking Trails in Moab by LazerBrite
Feb 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 596 596 recommendations | email to a friend
Moab has a lot to offer in terms of hiking. One of the best aspects of living in Moab is the variety of scenery one can get. There is a big difference between hiking in Arches National Park and hiking in the La Sal Mountains, and it is all available here. However, newcomers and locals may be wondering: what are some of the best hiking trails that Moab has to offer? Here is a list of some of the best trails in Moab: 1.     Fiery Furnace. A natural labyrinth if there ever was one. Full of amazing rock formations that have to be seen to be believed, this can be a diffi...
Staying Safe During Sports, Travel, and Daily Activities by moabtimesblogger
Nov 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 913 913 recommendations | email to a friend
Safety is not always first in our thoughts when we are trying to accomplish a task, but it is an important part of everything that we do. The childhood phrase, "it's all fun and games, 'til someone gets hurt," is just as true in adulthood as it was while playing rough with friends. An adult's mishap usually costs more money, takes longer to heal, and affects more people, than the young child's does.  The most commonly found form of safety is found during sports. For the players, that is the first thing they do. Before learning, or practicing their sports, they must ...
Top Five Reasons to Choose Utah Real Estate by moabtimesblogger
Oct 23, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1020 1020 recommendations | email to a friend
1. Climate. Utah has four distinct seasons that many Americans love. Winter gets a bit cold, but at the same time, you'll be able to enjoy the pure white snow that blankets the landscape. And before you know it, it's warm and dry again for the warmer months of the year. 3. Scenery. Whether you love mountains, forests, waterfronts, or even the desert, Utah will have the topography that you crave. You can take your pick of the scenery, choosing your ideal, and find a home that will give you a view you will love for years to come. 5. Quality of life. Choosing Utah real...
5 EXOTIC CHEESES by moabtimesblogger
Oct 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1027 1027 recommendations | email to a friend
Although no one knows the origins of cheese, it’s become a staple of nearly every household in the developed world. The advent of cheese predates written history, and its independent creation can be traced to numerous areas of the globe — Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The miracle substance is a true wonder food: easy to store and keep, high in protein, and calorie-dense. Even the most scrupulous weekly meal planner needs to look for versatile foods, and what better ingredient than cheese? Here are five rare cheeses you should try at your earlier opportu...
Dressing Up Your 4X4 Truck by moabtimesblogger
Oct 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1000 1000 recommendations | email to a friend
Once you have purchased the truck of your dreams, the time has come to add some off-road accessories. With so many to choose from, you will quickly find that you can have the ultimate vehicle in no time at all. There are accessories designed for the interior of your truck as well as the exterior. It's all a matter of what you want when it comes to personalization. When you are done, you will have a truck that you love and can't wait to show off to others. Start with the exterior of your truck as this is what others will see. Keep in mind that accessories should be a...