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Kobe Beef and Bobsleds… Spontaneous Hijinks in Salt Lake City

From the beauty and vastness of southern Utah’s National Parks, we headed north to the relative normality of Salt Lake City, slightly sceptical as to just how entertaining a city synonymous with Utah’s Mormon-influenced perceived mundane reputation might prove. Rough … Continue reading

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Arches National Park… the last of our visits to Utah’s great national parks

The following morning we were lucky enough to witness another stirring performance by Capello’s men, this time against Algeria, – god bless my sarcastic self – before heading off to Arches National Park in the hope of being cheered up. … Continue reading

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Canyonlands National Park…

We claimed an early start for Canyonlands National Park, largely due to it being referred to in most travel guides as one of the most dramatic and magnificent of Utah’s National Parks. We breakfasted next to the now rather placid … Continue reading

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Bryce Canyon and Capitol Reef National Parks…

After being woken by the perpetual mooing of several nearby cows (cheers roadside roulette) we attempted to knock up some of Mother Betty’s Best Pancakes for breakfast. Entirely inedible, is how I would describe the results… so unappealing that even … Continue reading

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