Idaho Vacations

Contrary to popular belief, Idaho isn't just about potatoes. Located in the Rocky Mountain region, this landlocked state was part of Lewis and Clark's route during their celebrated expedition. Visitors should take a trip to the Shoshone Falls in southern Idaho, which rivals the height of Niagara Falls. The capital, Boise, has a large Basque ... Read more
community, which it celebrates with festivals and a lively section downtown known as "Basque Block."
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Ranging from jagged peaks, to emerald green hills, to sweeping plains, Idaho is home to diverse geography and correspondingly diverse climates. Winter is generally cold and dreary, though much of the snow hits ... Read more
the mountains, where a smattering of ski areas entertain skiers and snowboarders through the darkest months of the year. As summer approaches, the days lengthen, and by June and July, the sun begins to set as late as 10:00 pm. During the summer, areas at lower elevations heat up (Boise can get as hot as 104, or 40). Higher elevation areas, like Sun Valley, enjoy more mild temperatures with the occasional afternoon rainstorm.

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Las Vegas

Driving through Idaho, I went head on into a dust bowl of 60-80 mph winds. The color of everything was very surreal!

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Roberts, Idaho

Fires and their smoke have made it hard to see the first nuclear site in the US.

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San Jose, California, USA
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Well it's one of the more hidden states in the United States. Really great scenery in the northern part of the state, but as it gets towards Utah, it becomes super arid. Definitely not for people who like the city; it's made for outdoor only folks.

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San Jose, California, USA

Frozen lake

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