18. 09. 2011

Perfect fall getaway: Ashtabula County

Tweet GENEVA, Ohio — Nothing announces to the world that you’re on vacation like a nice glass of chardonnay at 2 p.m. on a Thursday. When you love ice cream as much as...

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24. 08. 2011

Shore looks good: Three beach trips for early fall

Tweet Don’t know about you, but whenever I feel the need to rejuvenate, I head for the beach. As busy as life and work get sometimes, it’s hard to feel stressed when your...

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27. 07. 2011

Wines’ roots: Six Virginia wineries in a weekend

Tweet PARIS, Va. — History abounds in this picture-perfect hamlet snuggled in the crook of Ashby’s Gap, in the heart of Northern Virginia’s wine country. A young George Washington is said to have...

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02. 06. 2011

Vicksburg National Military Park

Tweet VICKSBURG, Miss. — War is never easy, but residents of this busy river town perched on the bluffs of the Mississippi River were especially miserable when on July 4, 1863, the 47-day...

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20. 01. 2011

St. Michaels, a great place to get crabby

Tweet ST. MICHAELS, Md. — You don’t have to be a crab fisherman, or even like crab, to appreciate everything this Victorian resort town on Maryland’s eastern shore has to offer. Blessed with...

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16. 01. 2011

Ohio hardware store owner hammers out prosperous life

Tweet KIDRON, Ohio — To the scores of tourists who travel to the sprawling but somehow-still-charming hardware store that put this tiny farming community on the map a half-century ago, Jay Lehman is...

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15. 01. 2011

Lincoln’s history revived at restored Ford’s Theatre Museum

Tweet WASHINGTON, D.C. — Abraham Lincoln was mortally wounded by an assassin’s bullet more than 144 years ago. Yet standing in front of the long black double-breasted frockcoat he wore to Ford’s Theatre...

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14. 01. 2011

Mt. Airy takes visitors back to Mayberry

Tweet MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — Product placement is so ubiquitous today that most television viewers don’t even notice it. Back when sponsor Ford Motor Co. decided to showcase its Ford Galaxie 500 sedan...

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27. 10. 2010

May the Force Be With You in Sedona

Tweet SEDONA, Ariz. — You needn’t be a desert rat to fall instantly in love with the rugged, red-rock monoliths that define this enchanting city of artists in northern Arizona’s Upper Sonoran Desert....

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27. 10. 2010

Amazing Amalfi Coast

Tweet POSITANO, Italy — Here’s what you expect on a visit to the Campania region in southern Italy. Fresh pasta that’s literally to die for. Equally delicious red wine that, no matter how...

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