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Where Are They Buried?

Where Are They Buried?: How Did They Die? Fitting Ends and Final Resting Places of the Famous, Infamous, and Noteworthy by Tod Benoit My rating: 5 of 5 stars Any collection of famous people’s grave sites is going to be … Continue reading

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Death’s Garden: New Orleans Blues

by Christine Sutton A few years ago, my husband and I decided to go on a much-needed vacation. Some time away from the stress of everyday life was just what we needed. We had a little more than two weeks … Continue reading

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In the Shadow of Eldfell

by Greg Roensch We had a few hours to kill until it was time to catch the ferry. It didn’t make sense to wait at the hotel, so my wife and I checked out and took a last drive around … Continue reading

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Win a copy of the Cemetery Travels Notebook

Just a reminder:  I’m giving away another copy of the Cemetery Travels Notebook, in which you can keep your own cemetery adventure notes.  To enter to win, you only need to tell me what graveyards you’ve visited on vacation this … Continue reading

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What graveyards did you visit on vacation this summer?

Travel took me to Manhattan, Ontario, and Michigan this summer.  I visited the African Burial Ground, a Colonial-era churchyard, my first Canadian cemetery, and a cemetery with one of the largest collections of private mausoleums in the United States, which … Continue reading

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