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The Norsk Folkemuseum.

Norway in a Nutshell

With its majestic fjords, quiet rural villages and sophisticated capital, Norway has become an unexpected favorite destination for many – including me.

Van Gogh’s Limestone Canvas: A Modern Exhibit in a Provençal Quarry

See the artwork of Vincent Van Gogh in a unique way with larger than life projections floating about in the Cathedrale d’Images.
Top 10 Things to Do and See in Salt Lake City, Utah

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Salt Lake City

From lively brewpubs to champagne powder snow, here are ten good reasons to visit Utah’s capital.
Hang gliding and kite surfing the Outer Banks

Get Outside: Recreation in the Outer Banks

Want to play? Kayaking, sailing and fishing are just a few of the ways you can enjoy North Carolina's Outer Banks.
A quiet moment at Bar Lazy J in Colorado. Photo by Bar Lazy J.

Heels Down, Eyes Up in Colorado

An English woman learns the ways of the west at a Colorado dude ranch.
Old Exchange and Provost

Family Travel in Boston and Charleston: A Tale of Two Cities

Secret night meetings, underground railroads and painful battles that tore a young nation apart. For my kids, these stories were once relegated to the...
Visit Hampton Court Palace

A Yank in the Queen’s Court: Overnight in Hampton Court Palace

An overnight stay in this storied palace brings spine-tingling adventure.
Milwaukee Art Museum's opening sunscreen.

Milwaukee Revisited: What to See and Do

Think you know Milwaukee? A summer visit might change your mind.
It may be one of the most expensive cities in the world, but don't let that stop you from experiencing London.

London on a Budget

Let's be honest, London is expensive. Here's how to make the most of your travel budget in London.
Minneapolis and St. Paul are both green cities in many ways. Photo by Meet Minneapolis

Minneapolis and Saint Paul: The Midwest’s Twin Cities

Stave off icy winters with a lively arts, culture and dining scene in the Midwest's winning twin cities.
The Huntington Gardens offer picturesque views.

Pasadena, California: Where Everything’s Coming Up Roses

This sunny California city offers much more than The Rose Parade.
Finding inspiration in Paris, the City of Lights

Finding Your Muse in the City of Lights

Inspiration is easy to find in Paris. Playwright Christina Hamlett explains how she courts her muse.
Visitors at the Civil Rights Institute in Birmingham. Photo courtesy of BCRI

Alabama Civil Rights Sites Recall Important Times

The Civil Rights Movement changed America forever. These Alabama sites explore those times.
Opryland Christmas in Nashville

An Opryland Christmas: Nashville, Tennessee

Nashville, Tennessee is a year-round destination, but Christmas here is something special.