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Muhammad Ali Legacy Tour

Louisville KY
Louisville, Kentucky is home of a legend. By Renée S. Gordon On January 17, 1942 Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. was born to Odessa O’Grady and Cassius Clay Sr. He was their firstborn; 18 months later his brother Rudolph Clay was born. At that time, in a...

Museum Hopping in Kansas City, Missouri

“Here I Come” By Renée S. Gordon Visit a museum to get immersed in the events and individuals of another era that changed our way of life. Kansas City, Missouri boasts several museums that should not be missed. The National World War I Museum and Memorial is...

Black History Month in Kansas City, Missouri

By Renée S. Gordon Kansas City, Missouri is so filled with history and culture that there is no time when a visit is not wonderful. But the city has really “kicked it out” for Black History Month’s recognition and celebration of nearly 300 years of black...

President’s Day in Abraham Lincoln’s Hometown

Abraham Lincoln
Spend President’s Day weekend, February 12-15, 2016, visiting a place steeped in presidential history: Abraham Lincoln’s hometown of Springfield, Illinois. Abraham Lincoln called Springfield home for about 30 years. Visit and you’ll get to know him as a father, husband and neighbor, as well as a...

Door County, Wisconsin

Door County WI
Adventure for the unadventurous. By Sherri Telenko There are few activities more decadent than decompressing in a hot tub after a day of outdoor activity. I'm not really an outdoorsy person—unless my dog is with me, but he's not here this trip. Yet somehow I ended...

Madison Craft Beer Week

Three Cheers to Five Years! 5th annual Madison Craft Beer Week set for May 1-10, 2015 Ten-day, two weekend long festival highlights craft beer culture in Dane County, Wisconsin. Madison Craft Beer Week will celebrate its 5th anniversary this May 1-10, 2015. Over 80 different Greater Madison area...

Hamilton County, Indiana

Hamilton County IN
Culinary travel for grownups By Kate Burkhardt Hamilton County, Indiana invites grownups to grab a plate on the Prairie and take a guided taste tour through Hamilton County. Conner Prairie’s adults-only culinary series returns Conner Prairie Interactive History Park isn’t just for kids. Prairie Plates, a series of adults-only events, explores...

Mr. Lincoln’s Hometown

Celebrate Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Illinois. President's Day... This February soak up some presidential history and beat the winter blues by enjoying a getaway to "Mr. Lincoln's Hometown." Springfield, Ill., offers access to world-renowned historic sites and museums devoted to the life and legacy of the...

D. B. Searle’s & Nick’s Third Floor

Drink & Dine in St. Cloud, Minnesota. By Hope S. Philbrick Historic downtown St. Cloud, Minnesota is home to a building that once belonged to D.B. Searle…who, you may be interested to know—especially if you love trivia, was at Ford’s Theater the night President Lincoln was...

Insider’s Guide: Hamilton County, Indiana

Looking for adult fun in Hamilton County, Indiana? We've got the inside scoop! Ready your palates. When it comes to tasty venues that are exclusively “over 21," Hamilton County, Indiana, happens to have several options. Kate Burkhardt, communications coordinator for Hamilton County Tourism, Inc., recommends four...
2018 Chevy Trax

All-Weather Test Drive [2018 Chevrolet Trax]

We road-tested a 2018 Chevrolet Trax through storms, sun and even frost. The Chevy Trax served us well from Atlanta, Georgia to Covington, Kentucky to...
Murrells Inlet Marshwalk - Hammock Coast

South Carolina’s Hammock Coast Welcomes Vacationers Back

Coastal Communities in Georgetown County Avoided Worst of Hurricane Florence’s Wrath South Carolina’s Hammock Coast, with idyllic fall weather in the forecast and an ever-popular...
Whitewater Rafting West Virginia's New River

Whitewater Rafting in West Virginia’s New River

Find thrills on the water in southern West Virginia. By Rachel Cooper As an experienced flat-water kayaker, I am comfortable on the water. But riding through...
eat in Blowing Rock NC

Where To Eat in Blowing Rock, North Carolina

Small town, big flavor. By Hope S. Philbrick Taste buds are the only essential to bring on any trip to Blowing Rock, North Carolina. Blowing Rock has...
Meadowbrook Inn

Meadowbrook Inn

If you’ve always wanted to feel rich without actually forking over too much cash, book a stay at Meadowbrook Inn in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. You can sprawl out in a suite at surprisingly affordable rates—plus, if your travel dates are flexible, you can save even more with specials.
Savannah Marriott Riverfront

Savannah Marriott Riverfront

$20-million renovation complete at Savannah Marriott Riverfront!  By Hope S. Philbrick “We have the strangest collection of things in this car,” said my friend Jan, as...

Mixed Case: Forward Tastes

Twelve Tasty Sips Our Mixed Case series serves up an eclectic mix of recent ‘adult beverage’ discoveries by the dozen. Whether you’re perusing a bar...

Mixed Case: ‘Tis The Season for Wine

Twelve Tasty Sips Our Mixed Case series serves up an eclectic mix of recent ‘adult beverage’ discoveries by the dozen. Whether you’re perusing a bar...

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Rent a Houseboat on Lake Lanier [Inside Scoop]

2018 UPDATE: Paradise Rental Boats sold its houseboat fleet. This service is no longer available with the company that we reviewed. Rather than delete...

How To Show Off Atlanta, Georgia

ATL v NYC. How to show off Atlanta, Georgia for the win. Genuine WOWs in the capital city of the South's Empire State. By Hope S....
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Mall of America [UPDATE]

Bloomington, Minnesota is home to the No. 1 tourism attraction in the United States. The shopping mecca offers plenty of grownup fun even if you...

Inn to Inn to Inn: Hiking in Shenandoah National Park

One luxurious way to hike part of the Appalachian Trail in Virginia. By Hope S. Philbrick Recently, I hiked 30 miles in three days. It ranks as...
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The Spa at The Omni Grove Park Inn [Update: New Pod]

Dip into relaxation in Asheville, North Carolina. By Hope S. Philbrick “This is the best thing ever,” said my husband after emerging from underneath a therapeutic...