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  • proper n. The Lake District is also known as the Lakes or Lakeland. It is a rural area in North West England.


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  • Then, too, breathing-holes formed just as they are described in the immense lakes of North America, Lakes

    The Life of the Fields

  • Note first what the great Duke of Wellington has said: "Naval superiority on the Lakes is a sine qua, non of success in war on the frontier of Canada, even if our object be solely defensive."

    A Legacy From the United Empire Loyalists

  • Navigation on the Lakes is now open, and ships are thick as ducks.


  • Meanwhile, Michigan’s secluded Upper Peninsula, surrounded by three different Great Lakes, is still one of the wildest parts of the Lower 48.

    Beautiful Fall Foliage Drives

  • - Golden Dynasty (Franklin Lakes) – better than average and nice ambience

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  • I am almost positive no one else in the Finger Lakes is experimenting with these “cutting edge” stoppers.


  • John Zuccarino, who owns Silver Springs Winery in the Finger Lakes, is the subject of today's LENNDEVOURS Q&A.


  • Driving Independence Pass from Twin Lakes, Colo., to Aspen, Colo., is one of the most scenic, breathtaking views in the Rocky Mountains.

    Rocky Mountain path to Denver camp pretty, but treacherous

  • The Finger Lakes is an incredibly exciting and growing viticultural area and Ravines Wine Cellars is one of only a handful of wineries specializing in fine, dry European-style wines.

    NY Wine Jobs

  • Even with that qualification, a region like the Finger Lakes is simply unwieldly.

    The Great Northern Migration (of Grapes, That Is)


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