University of Illinois Arboretum–Urbana, IL

Sometimes we can forget the beauty that is in our backyard when we’re planning, reminiscing, or dreaming of traveling to other places. In almost every place that is someone’s home, there are travels to be had that don’t require much actual travel. I had that experience today when I revisited University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana’s Arboretum.  Continue reading “University of Illinois Arboretum–Urbana, IL”


City Overview: Champaign-Urbana

Following the theme of our latest post, today’s post is on another pair of twin-cities that are well worth your time and space on your travel bucket list. Champaign-Urbana is located in East Central Illinois and is best known for being the campus town of University of Illinois. However, these towns have much more to offer outside of university involvement.

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