Despite legitimate terrorist threats in Europe, northern Italy seems calm, polished and welcoming.
Modernist architect Carlo Scarpa and Opera Diva Maria Callas had important moments in the Veneto which are now on display along with many other lesser known cultural sites.
Once you have met the orangutans, you will see that they are the gentle ones of the ape species. If you have seen the IMAX film "Born to be Wild," you will understand the need to make sure they have a space to live and thrive.
Estate planning is a daunting topic. It's morbid to think about all of the "what ifs." What if something were to happen and one of your family members were to get seriously injured on the trip? What if catastrophe struck?
I drive into the port of Philadelphia and before me, towering above the other ships in docks lined with freighters, is the elegant prow of the SS United States. This is the unlikely home of what was once the most magnificient steamship in the world and the ultimate symbol of traveling in grand style.
Rich in culture and heritage and also home to large groups of people who could very probably drink you under the table, the Rust Belt and its cities have long provided some of the most unlikely fun you'll ever have traveling the 50 states.
It's easy to see how this old Spanish mining town might have inspired a book about prospecting for gold in the nearby Sierras.
For 107 hours, from May 7 to May 11, Portugal was the greenest country in the world.
Contrary to the title of this blog post, it's not the type of mess that one would perceive it to be. For the most part, it's actually pretty consistent in the fact that it is constantly inconsistent, it is organized in the way your utility drawer at home probably is.
How do you give words to a bunch of tears on the edge of your eyes? How do you put words to an overwhelming beating inside your chest. As I walked closer to the Wall, just one thought kept me going, "You don't read these feelings on a History book, and that's why you travel."
Memorial Day means the start of summer and that means the start of peak travel season in the US.
Darkness was setting in as we arrived back at Zambezi Horse Trails and we were all much better off for the afternoon in nature that we had just experienced. The peace. The solitude. The nature. The animals. Ah, life is good.