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10 Fun Facts About Redding CA

Surrounded by densely forested, snow-capped mountains, Redding CA is located in Northern California, roughly halfway between the capital city of Sacramento and the Oregon border. You may know this town as a great place to stop along I-5 when traveling anywhere between San Diego and Seattle, but do you know these 10 fun facts about …

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10 Fascinating Milwaukee Facts (That Will Make You Want to Visit Right Now)

I immediately fell in love with this thriving metropolis on the western shore of Lake Michigan. Here are 10 fascinating Milwaukee facts that will make you want to visit Wisconsin’s biggest city right now! Have You Visited Milwaukee, Wisconsin? Share your favorite photo with me by tagging @sagescott.kc on Instagram and using the hashtag #silversightseer …

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How Meeting NFL Legend Bobby Bell Inspired Me to Learn More About Black History

Kansas City Chiefs football helmet

As the descendant of German Americans who immigrated to the Midwest in the late 1800s, I have benefited from generations of hard work and their pursuit of the American dream. As the daughter of amazingly open-minded, progressive parents, I was raised to be “color blind.” Here’s why a chance encounter with legendary NFL linebacker Bobby …

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10 Cool Alpaca Facts

Alpaca at Clover Brooke Farm

Alpacas are long-necked, doe-eyed creatures that look like a camel mixed with a Goldendoodle. And yes, they are as adorable as that sounds! Native to the Andes Mountains of South America, here are 10 interesting alpaca facts I learned visiting the Seven Stars Alpaca Ranch in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and hiking with an alpaca at …

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10 Fascinating Sunflower Facts

Fascinating Facts About Sunflowers

With their dark, seed-studded centers surrounded by a fringe of sunny yellow petals, sunflowers spread cheerful goodwill as they follow the sun across the sky. But did you know these 10 fascinating sunflower facts? To help offset the costs of running SilverSightseer.com, you’ll find affiliate links lightly sprinkled throughout the site. If you choose to make …

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