Exploring Gullah Geechee Traditions Along the Coast

The coastline stretching from South Carolina to Georgia is a place where stunning beaches and delicious seafood intertwine with the enduring legacy of the Gullah Geechee people.

Descended from West and Central Africans who arrived here centuries ago, the Gullah Geechee community persevered through unimaginable hardship. They forged a vibrant culture with unique traditions that continue to resonate today.

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​Embracing the Art of Navigation: Why Paper Maps are Essential for Digital Detox Travelers

The rise of digital detox travel is about more than just unplugging – it's about rediscovering a deeper connection with the places we visit. In a world saturated with digital directions, the old-school paper map is making a comeback, and for good reason.

GPS apps, while undoubtedly convenient, can make us overly reliant on technology.

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Seaside Serenity: Coastal Retreats from New England to the Carolinas

Hey there, fellow seekers of sun, sand, and serenity! Are you ready to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and sink your toes into the soft, sandy shores of coastal bliss? Well, you've come to the right place because we're about to embark on a journey to some of the most laid-back and tranquil coastal retreats from New England to the Carolinas.

Picture this: gentle ocean breezes, the soothing sound of waves lapping against the shore, and a sense of calm that washes over you like a warm embrace. That's the magic of coastal retreats—the perfect remedy for relaxation and rejuvenation.

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A Tale of Two Wonders - Gatlinburg, Tennessee vs. Grand Canyon, Arizona

Prepare to journey through two fabulous destinations: Gatlinburg, Tennessee, found in the heart of the beautiful Smoky Mountains, and Grand Canyon, Arizona, home to one of the world's most awe-inspiring natural wonders. While they're miles apart, these destinations share a common theme of beauty and adventure.

Whether you're chasing waterfalls or walking on air, Gatlinburg and Grand Canyon invite you to explore the natural world in their own unique way.

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Hit the Road with Fun: Download the Discovery Map® Ultimate Road Trip Survival Guide

Our Travel Games PDF has everything you need for a blast on the road. Have fun with your family, laugh a lot, and create memories. This downloadable treasure trove will turn your travels into unforgettable bonding experiences.

Simply click the button below to access your free copy. With a variety of games and puzzles, your next roadtrip will be more memorable than ever before.

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Mapping Love: Creative Ways to Spice Up Your Valentine's Day with Discovery Map®

Forget the clichés and dive into a world of personalized exploration with your partner. From creating a destination date night to DIY map art, a Discovery Map® can add that little extra personal touch to your celebrations.

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Family-Friendly Presidents Week Getaways

As February approaches, families eagerly anticipate the Presidents Week vacation for a well-deserved escape. Explore our curated list of Discovery Map® destinations, offering a blend of winter wonder, historical charm, and family-friendly adventures.

These destinations provide an unforgettable holiday for families seeking a mix of relaxation and excitement.

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Discovery Map® Island Mashup: From Volcanoes to The Vineyard

Welcome to the world of islands, where unique vibes reign supreme!

Today, we're diving into the heart of the Big Island, Hawaii, and the charming Martha's Vineyard. Picture this: two amazing spots, each with its own cool culture, all surrounded by the big, beautiful ocean.

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Discover the Best Ski Towns with Discovery Map®

Killington, located in the Green Mountains of Vermont, is one of the premier ski destinations on the East Coast. It is home to Killington Resort, which is the largest ski area in the eastern US. Nicknamed "The Beast of the East", It typically has a long ski season thanks to its advanced snowmaking capabilities.

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How Discovery Map® DMO Maps Benefit Local Communities

In an age dominated by digital technology and global connectivity, it's easy to overlook the significance of physical maps in our daily lives.

Discovery Map® has been creating and publishing beautifully illustrated, hand-drawn alternative advertising maps for over 35 years. These unique and charming maps serve as an invaluable resource for both travelers and local communities.

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