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Georgetown, Kentucky

Old Friends local farm in Georgetown KY
Picture-perfect charm in Bluegrass Country. Our guide to Georgetown KY Things To Do. 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 find in any...

Eat & Burn: Butler County, Ohio

Butler County Ohio
Sweet spot. Our Eat & Burn series showcases destinations through their cuisine and inviting ways to burn calories. By Hope S. Philbrick Butler County is located in the Southwestern region of Ohio; Indiana sits on its western border and Kentucky is less than an hour south. Reaching this...

Romantic Getaway to Burlington, Ontario

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 curiosity was piqued. Of course, I ultimately decided to go....

Cocktails in the Garden: Atlanta Botanical Garden [Update]

Cocktails in the Garden
Adults-oriented evening outdoor social at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Explore Atlanta, Georgia's lush urban oasis in the cool of the evening on Thursdays from May through September as Cocktails in the Garden returns to the Atlanta Botanical Garden. As an after-hours social for professionals age 21...

Get a Taste of the English Countryside with the New Gardens & Gourmet Pass

English Countryside
Great news for frugal adults. A new pass is available to help you discover the beautiful gardens and gourmet offerings of the English countryside—while saving money. The Gardens & Gourmet pass offers free entry to a huge range of gardens as well as food and...

South Carolina’s Hammock Coast

Hammock Coast SC
By Hope S. Philbrick Sincere yet playful, beautiful yet authentic, loaded with everything a vacationer needs yet not overrun with tourist attractions: This is South Carolina’s Hammock Coast. Located between Myrtle Beach and Charleston, the Hammock Coast is comprised of five communities: Garden City, Murrells Inlet,...

In Season: Belmont & McAdenville

Christmas lights
Christmas lights galore!  By Hope S. Philbrick If there’s one drawback to being a grownup it’s that it’s too easy to get caught up in all the must-dos that build up this time of year that you forget to have a jolly good time. An overnight escape...

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Find Your Bliss By Renée S. Gordon Mexico’s Banderas Bay is 26 miles from north to south with Puerto Vallarta situated in the center. The Bay culminates at the quiet, scenic 46-mile stretch of beaches in the area known as Cabo Corrientes in the foothills south...

Quick Stop: Belmont, North Carolina

By Hope S. Philbrick We spent less than 24 hours in Belmont, North Carolina—eight of them asleep. And yet it was enough to fall head over heels for the place. Though a longer visit is in order, if your road trip from Point A to Point...