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Chris Day churns up dust on the Denali Highway of Alaska. Eight friends decided to take an 865-mile ride around Alaska. (Charles Fleming/Los Angeles Times)

Alaska's open road: Spotting moose and McKinley on motorcycles

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August 21, 2014

Our quest was emblazoned on the T-shirts we were given before we left for Alaska: “8 men, 4 highways, 5 days, 865 miles.” On motorcycles.

We were a mixed group of Sunday motorcycle-riding friends. Roger and Rod, both 71, had been pals...

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Ga'an Point rich in history, natural resources

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August 24, 2014

Don’t let the beauty of Ga'an Point’s beach fool you; it was a battlefield for during World War II on July 21, 1944. It is a historic site where you can step back in time and imagine yourself at war alongside the American troops.

Here, a...

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Local hikers enter one of the Talofofo Caves to explore and study artifacts such as lusongs, stone mortars, and pictographs, left by ancient Chamorros. Photo by Nathalie Pereda, courtesy of Guampedia

Get to know Guam: Talofofo - God's country

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August 27, 2014

Editor’s note: The U.S. territory of Guam is comprised of 21 villages, many with their own distinct character, history and points of interest. Stripes Guam and Guampedia have joined forces to present this weekly feature on each of them in the...

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A Zorbit globe ride rolls down the 750-foot Zorb track in Ordot.

Ride brings unique adventure to Guam

Travel
August 24, 2014

Adrenaline junkies and causal thrill seekers alike can now enjoy a brand new addition to the list of things to do on Guam with the opening of Zorb in Ordot – an adventure ride that lets partakers barrel down a track inside a giant soft globe....

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