How to keep a teenager engaged during time in Rome

How to keep a teenager engaged during time in Rome

Every monument tells a story and one teens will remember I’ve been involved in planning a trip to Italy with a focus on Rome and Venice. The grandson of a good friend of mine is coming along. I need to show him Rome for teenagers. He is in 7th grade and just...
Look into the soul of Alaska at the Anchorage Museum

Look into the soul of Alaska at the Anchorage Museum

The Anchorage Museum combines the power of nature with art, culture, and determination. A trip to Anchorage, Alaska, is really about the great outdoors. The scenic beauty surrounds you from the moment you step off the plane. Sorry, but no one ever gazed on Anchorage...
How a Dad’s gift of travel can last a lifetime

How a Dad’s gift of travel can last a lifetime

Dad, thanks for the gift of travel It’s Fathers’ Day. I was lucky, I had a father who got me traveling and I am still traveling. Plus, besides travel and a chance to see another side of the world, his advice on work and life still rings true. My dad was an...
5 wonderful reasons to visit Europe in springtime

5 wonderful reasons to visit Europe in springtime

Springtime in Europe is one of the best times to visit Spring is in the air. If you have a yen for traveling, this is one of the best times to go — especially if you’re headed to springtime in Europe. In the spring, the fields of France are ablaze with daisies...
How to savor nature at the Lodge at Gulf State Park

How to savor nature at the Lodge at Gulf State Park

Sun and sustainable tourism: A good-natured getaway The Lodge at Gulf State Park on Alabama’s Gulf of Mexico coast was designed and built, and is operated, to be as nature-friendly and environmentally conscious as possible. That’s because it’s located where, as the...