Fort Lauderdale often screams Hello Sunny; it’s this South Florida destination’s tagline, and rightfully so. Visitors to Fort Lauderdale might think beach, and that makes plenty of sense. Greater Fort Lauderdale has more than 20 miles of beaches along the … Continue reading
Taking a mixology class in the heart of Kentucky bourbon country is a pretty good decision. If anyone knows how to mix a drink, it must be the folks in Bardstown, Ky., the capital of Kentucky bourbon country. Only this … Continue reading
Christmas in Louisville has its own special meaning. Imagine a downtown decked for the holidays with lights, greenery strung, Christmas trees on every corner, strolling carolers and even Santa. It’s a story the Galt House Hotel in downtown Louisville not … Continue reading
Back on the bus to Fort Lauderdale, my eyes are still dry from sitting in the front of a Florida Everglades airboat. I couldn’t close my eyes; they had been peeled open for the past hour as I tried to catch a glimpse of an alligator in the pitch-black darkness of night. A ride that had started as the waning sun sat over the edge of the Florida Everglades, this had been an experience unlike a typical daytime journey into this majestic river of grass.
Getting to Orcas Island takes a little effort. Reachable only by air or ferry, the largest of the San Juan Islands in Washington State has a peacefulness and beauty all its own that makes spending time here worth the effort. … Continue reading