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by Erik Smith

Erik's parents fostered a love of traveling that started with long family road trips during the summer months. His first international trip was a family jaunt to Europe at age 14. Since 2003, he has been trying to visit all the National Park units in the lower 48 states, currently standing at 304 of 350 visited. In 2010, he took a one year break from his National Park quest to visit Israel (with side trips to Jordan & Egypt) for the month of May, on a tour inspired by The Amateur Traveler. His blog is at http://onmyfeetorinmymind.blogspot.com. Twitter:@eriksmithdotcom

The Snaefellsnes Peninsula Things to See and Do- Iceland in Miniature
The Snaefellsnes Peninsula Things to See and Do- Iceland in Miniature
Bike Ride in Amsterdam – A Dutch Experience
Bike Ride in Amsterdam – A Dutch Experience
Zorbing – Riding a Human Hamster Ball – Rotorua, New Zealand
Zorbing – Riding a Human Hamster Ball – Rotorua, New Zealand
Product Review: TerraCycle Eco-friendly Toiletry Case
Product Review: TerraCycle Eco-friendly Toiletry Case
Israel Travel Advice – What to Know Before Your First Trip
Israel Travel Advice – What to Know Before Your First Trip
The Northernmost Spot in the 48 Contiguous U.S. States – The Northwest Angle in Minnesota
The Northernmost Spot in the 48 Contiguous U.S. States – The Northwest Angle in Minnesota
Acre, Israel – History & Culture by the Sea
Acre, Israel – History & Culture by the Sea
Minuteman Missile National Historic Site – A Flashback to the Cold War
Minuteman Missile National Historic Site – A Flashback to the Cold War