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Coastal Eco Tour - Private Boat Charter
"You'll experience the lesser-traveled waterways of Coastal Alabama as we explore the Intracoastal Waterway Oyster Bay Bon Secour Bay and the Bon Secour River watching for a variety of wildlife including Dolphins Bald Eagle Osprey Heron
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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour
"On this tour you will visit a portion of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge that no driving tourist can reach.  This refuge was established by Congress in 1980 to preserve the coastal dune ecosystem to protect threatened and endangered species to provide compatible recreational opportunities and to serve as a living laboratory for students and scientists  Regularly and recently observed birds in BSNWR: Red-bellied Woodpecker Belted King Fisher Great Blue Heron
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Chattanooga Brew Choo Pedal Pub
"Looking to see the sights of Chattanooga while also checking out local pubs bars and breweries? Look no further than the Chattanooga Brew Choo! Started in 2012 the Brew Choo pedal pub is one of the most unique ways to travel the city while drinking brews and learning about Chattanooga’s storied past!This 2-hour pedal tour will allow you to experience Chattanooga like you never thought you woul bars and breweries in the city. You will have the opportunity to BYOB or purchase brews from the locations we visit. There is nothing like the chance to get in a little bit of exercise while exploring a wonderful city like Chattanooga"""Pedal pub that shows you the night life of Chattanooga. Go to several different bars or just drink on the brew choo with whatever beer you want to bring! No liquor
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Pow-wows 2006: "Let's Dance!"

Please see the tips above for pow-wow etiquette, what is allowed, what is please not allowed or brought to the festival. Basically mid-spring to November is "Pow-wow Season", and others travel from...
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"We're Going To Pow-wow!" Part 1

What is a pow-wow? Its a celebration, a sharing of cultures, a great opportunity for non-Native Americans to learn about American Indian life, stories, dances, music and beliefs. Many pow-wows these...
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Men's Style Dances

Men's Dances: Men's Traditional, Men's Straight, Men's Grass, Men's FancyMen's Traditional is just like the name states, an older style dance and dress using sacred eagle feathers and bustles with...
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Different Dances: Women's Styles

Women's Dances: Women's Buckskin, Women's Southern Cloth, Women's Fancy Shawl, Jingle DressSome of these are newer dances, for gatherings of Native Americans on this scale had been forbidden by the...
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"We're Going To Pow-wow!" Part 2

Some Important Things to Know:1. Listen to the Emcee, the man on the mic that gives out all information needed, what is taking place and when, if photos are not allowed, etc. During break times for...
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Seasonal Bear at Ease!

This particular tip is typical only in Fort Rucker. For years, as the seasons changed, and holidays came and went ~ so was this bear dressed appropriately for each occasion! Today we found him in his...
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Who´s who of Alabama

Who´s the most famous celebrity from Alabama? Is it Courteney Cox starring in NBC´s hit series 'Friends'? She is from Birmingham. Or basketball star Charles Barkley from Leeds, AL.? Baseball´s Hank...
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Driving back-and-forth from...

Driving back-and-forth from Mobile to McIntosh every day, I was struck by the number and variety of churches. Some are obviously well-endowed and well attended. While others are just getting by. You...
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Three important things to...

Three important things to remember:1. Y'all is just a contraction of You and all. It is already plural, and does not need an 's'. Don't over do it by addressing one person as y'all. We use 'you' just...
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You might try to match the big...

You might try to match the big smile you'll get when you approach someone. One way of greeting you in Alabama is the one finger wave. If you're in a rural area nine times our of ten the driver you...
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Mardi Gras is a big deal in...

Mardi Gras is a big deal in Mobile. They get all antsy if you say 'New Orleans has the best Mardi Gras' or 'I'm just driving through to Mardi Gras.' Mardi Gras is a big deal among all of the Acadien...
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For international travelers...

For international travelers the side roads show the real live in alabama there are some someplaces that you have to take care when traveling on side roads. with care is a enjoyable trip. there is real...
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26 North Royal Street, Opening May 2007, Mobile, Alabama, 36602, United States
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2101 Fifth Avenue North, Birmingham, Alabama, 35203, United States
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1124 Eastern Blvd., Montgomery, Alabama, 36117 1942, United States
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337 East Beach Blvd., PO Box 481, Gulf Shores, Alabama, 36547, United States
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4815 University Drive NW, Huntsville, Alabama, 35816, United States
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112 Airport Rd W, Fort Payne, AL 35968
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Top Things to Do in Alabama

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Fort Conde

Built originally as a wood stockade in 1711, the fort was replaced with a stone foundation in 1723. The replica cannon on the walls range from the French to the Spanish era at Fort Conde and sit...
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Riverwalk Stadium

In Montgomery, you can find Riverwalk Stadium, home of the Montgomery Biscuits, the AA Minor League (roughly equivalent to a European 3rd League) affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays. We thought it would...
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Vulcan Park and Museum

The statue of the Roman god of the Forge, Vulcan is the unofficial symbol of the city of Birmingham. The 56-foot statue is the largest cast iron statue in the world, and was created for the 1904...
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Madison Roundhouse

Civil war era railroad depot in a suburb of Huntsville. The current building is a replica of the original depot and Madison city hall building that was originally built in the 1880's. The replica was...
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Geneva and Geneva County

Geneva County was established on December 26, 1868 and was named after the county seat, the town of Geneva. The town of Geneva started as a small trading post in 1820. It was located where two rivers...
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De Soto Falls

Great falls on Lookout Mountain. The falls are a 104 foot drop into a plunge pool. The falls are part of Desoto State Park near the little river canyon area about 10 miles north of Fort Payne,...
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