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Fair crowd on record breaking day.  Over 252,000 people!

Destination USA: Minnesota State Fair

Gallery of Minnesota State Fair Highlights Minnesota State Fair By TurtlesTravel A photo collection from a weekend at the Minnesota State Fair 2014 Fair Rides By TurtlesTravel State Fair Taffy…

NC Blackberry Festival

Thumb-Sized Berries at the NC Blackberry Festival

NC Blackberry Festival Fairs and festivals are always a great way to experience some local color. When said fairs and festivals involve food, we know immediately we’ll have an extra…

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Takayama

Leaving the city of Kyoto and heading north into the Japanese Alps for the city of Takayama was a much needed break from the fast pace of city life. Takayama…

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Big Tex

Texas State Fair History The Texas State Fair has been held at the same site, Fair Park (itself a National Historic Landmark), since 1886. Our visit was the second day of the…