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9 Things to Do Near Mildenhall: Easy Day Trips and Getaways

Whether you’re stationed at RAF Mildenhall or just visiting, get ready to take advantage of everything this beautiful part of the UK has to offer! Mildenhall is located in Suffolk, England, about 80 miles northeast of London. Within a few hours, you can visit dozens of quintessentially English towns, stroll …

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Living in an RV in the Winter: Pro Tips to Stay Warm and Safe

Year-round RV living doesn’t mean you need to snowbird every winter! With the right preparation, you can live in your RV quite comfortably, even in cold, snowy weather. Guest contributor, Julie Chickery, has expert tips for staying warm and safe in your RV, no matter where you spend the winter! …

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Kilauea Military Camp: Stay in Military Lodging on a Volcano

Where can your military benefits take you on Hawaii Island (the “Big Island”)? To a military resort called Kilauea Military Camp (KMC), located right in the middle of Hawaii Volcanoes National Park! Staying at KMC gives you prime access to the Park, which is the top attraction on the Big …

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7 Air Force Inns for a Fantastic Fall Getaway

Looking for a quick escape this fall? Plan a fun getaway by staying on an Air Force base! That’s right! Military bases can also serve as excellent “bases” for exploring a part of the country you’d like to visit. When traveling for leisure, eligible patrons can stay in military lodging …

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The Best Shenandoah National Park Waterfall Hikes for All Levels

Some of the best hiking in the Washington, DC and Northern Virginia areas is in Shenandoah National Park. Boasting epic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and numerous sections of the famous Appalachian Trail, this national park is also known for its incredible waterfalls, which are the centerpiece for many …

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Flying Space-A Via Nellis AFB: 7 Things You Need to Know

Did you know there is an Air Force base less than 15 miles north of the famous Las Vegas Strip? Nellis Air Force Base is the headquarters of the U.S. Air Force Warfare Center. Primarily a training base, it does not have frequent missions on cargo planes, so you would …

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Expat Retiree Profile: Living in Italy After the Military

Visitors to Italy fall in love with the amazing food, natural beauty, centuries of history and art, and the distinctive Italian culture. David Adams, a U.S. Air Force retiree, made Italy his home. David’s wife, Adri, is Italian, and after a post-military career working as a civilian at military bases …

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