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2008-09-08 15:00:33

CHICAGO, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- iExplore (http://www.iexplore.com/) announced today their list of Top Ten Hiking and Trekking Vacation Spots Worldwide as determined by their Adventure Travel Consultants. 1. Annapurna Circuit, Nepal The 186.5 mile, three week Annapurna circuit gets you up close to some of the highest mountains in the Himalayas, and is considered the best hike in the world by many. 2. Appalachian Trail Each year tens of thousands of people set off to complete the...

2006-12-30 15:00:23

By DANIEL CHAZIN WHERE: Saxon Woods Park (Mamaroneck, N.Y.) FEATURES: This loop hike circles the southern section of this Westchester County Park, affording a pleasant stroll on gentle woods roads. LENGTH: About 2.7 miles. DIFFICULTY: Easy. TIME: About two hours. MAP: Saxon Woods Park map (available online at westchestergov.com/ parks/pdfs/Maps/Trailways/SaxonWoodsPark.pdf). DOGS: Permitted on leash. HOW TO GET THERE: Cross the George Washington Bridge and take the Cross Bronx...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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