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To all interested vacationers,

After I read E*Trade's latest e-mail promo the other day: "Summer is here, which means many of the old-school Wall Street types are sunning themselves in the Hamptons," I started wondering about where Fools go on vacation. How about Idaho as the "signature" Foolish vacation spot? :) What could be more fitting than a Foolish excursion to the home state of and Larry McCloskey?

I live in Idaho and I've collected some links if anyone's interested in learning more about the state.
Yes, our license plates do read , " Famous Potatoes " but you'll find more than spuds in Idaho. Did you know that Idaho has the largest single structure sand dune in the United States or a waterfall higher than Niagara --

In the wide open spaces of the Gem State theres's world class skiing, fly-fishing, whitewater adventures, and rock climbing

(There is a saying in Idaho that people who don't love the outdoors aren't allowed in the state. Boise, is the capital and largest city.)

With a rich Native American and pioneer history and with over forty per cent of the state's area comprised of State Parks and other unique public lands, Idaho might become one of your favorite vacation destinations!

I don't work for the Idaho Division of Tourism Development, but I do live in South Central Idaho, and I think it's a great place to visit! (In fact I'm traveling to McCall, Idaho this weekend.)

I had lots of fun finding these links and I hope the info will help anyone who's interested in visiting --and if you come, don't forget to take home a bottle of fine Idaho wine! :)


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