Don Bauder 5:30 p.m., Nov. 20
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Among the most stunning slices of natural wonder in the world.
“Keep close to nature’s heart….and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” ~ John Muir The stretch of Canadian Rockies encompassing ...
The country remains untouristed, but is perfectly safe to visit — with lots to see for the intrepid traveler.
"What brings you to Kosovo?" In most countries, it is simply assumed that tourism is the reason. But in this tiny nation of just 2 million people, tucked between Serbia and Albania, the foreign faces ...
The former Confederate capital is rich in Civil War history and foodie finds.
Richmond, the capital of Virginia, is a college town, a Federal Reserve site and the location of the 4th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals. There’s culture, a solid economic base and as it’s located on ...
Smaller crowds, better weather in fall anyway
Summer 2017, did you even happen? One day the kids were out of school, the next they were back in. None of us is happy about it. “Absolutely no Kelly family vacations happened this summer,” ...
Add this less-touristed (for now) island to your Southeast Asia list.
Editor's note: this article was originally written in 2013, after the author returned from a trip to Asia. As Cambodia continues its surge in developing mass tourism, there are several places where the change will ...
Just a hop, skip and 15-hour drive to see the great American eclipse in all its glory.
Rolling up to my destination at 1 a.m., a couple of miles north of Weiser, Idaho, where there were two little side roads I had picked out on Google Maps as being a few hundred ...
The cultural oasis has an impressive art and manuscript collection, too.
Looking for a hidden gem of a day trip from San Diego? The Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens, a private nonprofit organization located in tony San Marino near Pasadena, is one of the best possible ...
Journeying aboard the cargo-cruiser Aranui to far-flung isles.
The South Pacific’s remote, pristine Marquesas Islands make Hawaii look like Harlem. I can honestly say these South Seas sojourns to French Polynesia’s untrammeled atolls and isles have been the greatest excursions of my life. ...
See the largest gathering of petroglyphs in the northern hemisphere.
At night, especially under a full moon, the locals say you can hear the voices of the ancient ones. They ride the wind, telling the story of their people as they glide across the rocks. ...
The state's big college town offers lots in the way of music and Southern culture. And food.
Sure, Athens, Georgia, is home to Georgia's flagship state university and SEC sports teams. But for decades, the little mountain town has been the site of indie musicians, several of whom became stars. The B-52s, ...