Archive for Sites & Sights

Kentucky Road Trip [Chevy Equinox]

We test-drove a 2018 Chevrolet Equinox compact SUV through picturesque Kentucky. All business, still fun. By Hope S. Philbrick When driving the sharpest-looking car in the lot, it’s easy to find even if you forget where [...]

Kyläkauppa Veljekset Keskinen: Finland’s Largest Shopping Mall

Shopping Therapy in Tuuri, Finland By Hans Egefalk In central Finland, just east of the town of Alavus, in between Vasa at the coast and Jyväskylä inland, sits the tiny village of Tuuri where a giant [...]

Georgetown, Kentucky

Picture-perfect charm in Bluegrass Country. By Hope S. Philbrick Georgetown may be the fastest-growing community in Kentucky, thanks in part to its close proximity to Lexington, but the pace feels as relaxed as you’d expect to [...]

Hockensmith Fine Art Editions Gallery & Press

Visit famed photographer John Stephen Hockensmith’s studio in Historic Downtown Georgetown, Kentucky. Plus, while in Georgetown, check out more art stops. By Hope S. Philbrick “I think we are a burgeoning art destination,” says photographer John [...]

Frankfort, Kentucky

Add the capital of the commonwealth to your Bourbon Country itinerary. By Hope S. Philbrick Though I’ve been doing business in the Bluegrass State for decades and it’s a favorite vacation destination—my husband and I have [...]

Lodz, Poland

Discover this European city’s rich history, modern ways.  By Hans Egefalk I recently escaped my work in Sweden for a week and went to Poland. There was time for simply meeting people, to be a tourist [...]

The Art of Banksy

See a collection of the famous British artist’s works on exhibit in Toronto. By Sherri Telenko Want to feel cool? Stand on the unfinished cement floors of a former industrial building in an ‘up and coming’ [...]

Art in Hamilton, Ohio

Visual treats abound in Butler County. By Hope S. Philbrick Donuts are on the menu in Butler County, Ohio, home to the nation’s first Donut Trail. That gives you an easy dozen reasons to visit, since [...]

Romantic Getaway to Burlington, Ontario

Escape to this lakeside jewel bursting with art, gardens, waterfalls and more. By Cheryl Rodewig I’ll admit I was planning a trip to Toronto when my mouse first hovered over Burlington, Ontario, on the map. My [...]

Historic Farm in Kentucky

Historic farm to become tourist hub. Expansion to feature three signature Kentucky industries: Bourbon, horses and native culinary. Advertorial Experience a quintessential taste of Kentucky all in one place by next spring. Hermitage Farm’s creation of [...]

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