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Where to pop the question in Galena Country

© Orangeanchor Photography From breathtaking views and romantic eateries to hot air balloon rides and magical winter celebrations, Galena Country has everything you need to pop the question in the setting of your dreams. Consider one of these dreamy locations for an unforgettable marriage proposal…

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Scenic drives in Galena Country

The air is cool, with just a little chill to let us know a new season is at hand. The leaves are tinged with red, brown and gold as they slowly desert their branches to create an attractive mosaic of color below. What better way to watch this transformation of nature called fall, than to take a…

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Spend a day in Stockton, IL near Galena

Considered the eastern gateway to Galena Country, Stockton is a community rich in historic treasures and is the birthplace of the first Kraft Cheese plant in 1914! It is also home to gorgeous larger-than-life murals painted throughout the downtown area. Discover these colorful and story-telling…

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Enjoy a picnic in Galena Country

Credit: @lindseytaylorphotography As the weather invites us outside with its blue skies and fresh breeze coupled with blossoming blooms and cheerful bird chirps, it’s hard to resist the urge to picnic! With social distancing in place, it’s an ideal way to dine safely with your family. Sit in the…

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Accessible travel itinerary in Galena, IL

Galena Country offers award-winning accommodations, incredible shopping, dining and attractions for memories in the making! With so many great options, below is a compiled a list of businesses that promote accessibility.* Accommodations Whether one stays in the heart of downtown Galena or the…

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5 ways to experience winter in Galena Country

History, outdoor adventure, shopping, and magical holiday events await! Whether you want to zoom across the landscape on a pair of skis or cozy up by the fireplace with a glass of locally-made wine, Galena Country is loaded with a wonderland of happenings. Cozy Lodging Named as the B&B Capital of…

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