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Two Lane Gems Tour, Vol. 1

Last October I began a companion site to The Local Tourist that highlights what I like to call "Two Lane Gems."

How to be a Local Tourist

The Local Tourist has a simple goal: we want you to experience the fascination of a tourist while feeling the comfort of the local, no matter where you are.

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Red Cedar Lodge

Red Cedar Lodge in Charles City, Iowa, is a three-cabin getaway that features great views, spacious accommodations and rustic luxury.

Traveling Family - photo courtesy of Allianz Travel Insurance

Summer’s just about over. The kids are back in school, the campgrounds are quiet, and the beaches are empty.

If you've been on The Local Tourist for any time at all you might have noticed one thing: there are no negative reviews.

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