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Post by james21 on Fri Dec 10, 2010 6:05 am

Lake Placid, New York:What made it popular:ugg Women's Caspia This charming little village nestled between the peaks of the Adirondack Mountains has been a mecca for sportsUpstate New York winter for years, but once upon a time, this small town has attracted theattention of sports fans around the world as a PM?you twice for the Olympic Gameswinter. In 1932, Lake Placid in the United States saw him win the medals in total. However, it was the 1980 Games that truly solidified place in Lake Placid in theOlympic history: C 'is here in Lake Placid thatU.S. men's team defeated the ice hockey 'favorite team Soviets 4-3. This victory, which has since been dubbed the?Miracle on ice?Has inspired a renewed sense of patriotism while the Cold War tensions.
Reno, Nevada:What made it popular: So what?The largest of the small city in the world?saw economic growth throughout the 19th century and early 20th century it was the legalization of casino gambling in 1931 that put Reno on the map. Like its neighbor, Las Vegas, people went to Reno to win big. However, Lady Luck doeswas not the only thing that attracted Americans to visit:Women's Bailey Button Krinkle as Vegas specializes in weddings hasty, Reno was once aplace to go for a quickie divorce. In fact, thebiz break was so eminent that the references have been made in many forms of pop culture, including popular novel ofAyn Rand, The Fountainhead.
The Poconos, Pennsylvania:What made it popular: This mountainous region of theeastern Pennsylvania - about 100 miles north of Philadelphia - began its run as a tourist destination in 1829 when theh?this has opened its doors to the Delaware Water Gap. But he remained relatively little known thatafter the Second World War, when the tiny mountain villages have begun to attract young fans with the promise ofromantic isolation. Bient?t, the Poconos cultivated a reputation as a honeymoon hotspot,ugg maxene black with rustic resorts like Caesars Cove Haven. In the 1960s and 70s, the Poconos earned the nickname?Capital World honeymoonwithUsing the bathtub-shaped c?ur hot, which became a feature of most rooms toh?tel.
Acapulco, Mexico:What made it popular: During the 1950s, Acapulco is theplace to go. This resort on the c?you western Mexico has attracted most fashionable hip with its golden beaches and glitzy reputation. C 'This is where Frank Sinatra liked martinis by the sea, Elizabeth Taylor 'sis married and has filmed Elvis Fun in Acapulco.ugg joslyn sale Time along thehot year ceasedattract sun-seekers, but it was hectic nightlife ofAcapulco, which has attracted theattention of travelers worldwide. Only here can you of?NER midnight untiltobefore dawn dance. But you still had your best in the morning: C 'This is where you came to see and be seen.
Pismo Beach, California:What made it popular: Morea Bugs Bunny adventure begins with a trip for Pismo Beach, but missed a left turn in Albuquerque always been a disaster.ugg finnegan boots But what 'swas that the?Bugs he surprised?first?Although the warm weather and calm shores were definitely advantages, this Looney Tune was, after some seafood Before Bugs lost his way, Pismo Beach has served as a haven for revelers in the 1920s when Prohibition was at its peak. salons of the city and brothels have been another major tourist attraction. at times, Pismo allowed as many tourists as its two hours?such - the Pismo Beach H?such and the El Pismo Inn - had to erect tents to accommodate them.

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