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Take a Walk Among the Waterfalls at Watkins Glen, New York State

For the ultimate in waterfall walks it’s hard to beat Watkins Glen. Located in the Finger Lakes region of New York State, this beautiful river gorge has 19 waterfalls along a hiking trail of under two miles. The water has eroded curved pools down through cliffs where the light catches on the striated rock face. There are waterfalls under bridges, gushing over paths and pouring from crevices. It really is quite magical. The hike itself – practical information The hiking trail within the gorge has well-maintained paths, staircases and bridges giving excellent views. As it descends 120 metres (400 feet) in such a short distance, we found that it was easy to do the hike from the top to the bottom of the gorge. There is a car park in…

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People of Times Square New York – Pic of the Week

People of Times Square New York – Pic of the Week

Contains affiliate links I’ve been going back through our holiday photos from last summer when we visited New York. Our hotel was a … View Post
Eight Must-See Sights for Kids in Montreal

Eight Must-See Sights for Kids in Montreal

Today I’m delighted to feature another blogger on Falcondale Life. My guest writer is Samara Kamenecka who has tips to share about travel … View Post
Palm Springs – A Cultural Escape in the California Desert

Palm Springs – A Cultural Escape in the California Desert

California is a favourite bucket-list destination, especially for us Brits. I’ve been fortunate enough to visit northern California, but our family has never … View Post
Saving Money and Finding Bargains on a Trip to New York City

Saving Money and Finding Bargains on a Trip to New York City

We had a great time visiting New York City in the summer, staying in a hotel and spending a few days seeing the sights. … View Post