Often times our wish to travel around the globe is restricted by our finances, lack of time or family obligations. Even though you may not be able to physically visit far away places, you can experience cultural diversity at the library Tuesday, April 30, 2013. Join us for El Dia de los Ninos/El Dia de los Libros (Children’s […]
Whenever I come across the words “walking tour” I always think of the poet William Wordsworth. I see him wandering his beloved Lake District, lonely as a cloud, coming upon a field of daffodils. Actually, the walking tour is alive and well in this century and can take several forms.
Are you interested in aviation? Do you want an up close look at some of the most important aircraft in history?
The United States Air Force maintains a number of museums across the country. Some of which cover general aviation, while some focus on a specific topic. While military aircraft is the primary focus, some historic civilian planes are also featured.
Jamaica is a beautiful country located in the Caribbean. It is known for its gorgeous beaches, beautiful and unique music, and tasty foods. Here are a few things that you should consider if you ever find yourself in Jamaica. Sports Sports are a big part of life in Jamaica. Many people have seen the movie […]
One of publisher Thames & Hudson’s most popular series is “The Most Beautiful Villages of…” photography books. You may have noticed them scattered throughout the Travel Neighborhood—large-sized books with gorgeous covers, inviting you to wander through the most beautiful villages in various places in Europe and the US. Let’s take a look at just a few…
There is a small town in Texas that has made gardening some what of a local tradition. The Azalea Trails in Tyler, Texas has become well known in the area as the place to go if you want to experience some truly lovely floriculture. The Azalea Trail has been an annual tradition for more than 50 years […]
Movies, Cherry Blossoms, Cheese and Beer!
From comic books shows to chili cook-offs, fun fairs and festivals are held all across America. Whatever your interest, I’m sure someone, somewhere is celebrating it.
Costa Rica is a beautiful country with a rich history. This country is known for its beautiful landscape and as a nation of peace because it has no standing army. We will visit a few of the beautiful places to be found in Costa Rica. National Theatre of Costa Rica (Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica) […]
7 ways to improve your foreign language skills before traveling abroad.
This find in the Travel Neighborhood is only one of the fun and interesting books just waiting for you there.
What’s on your travel wish list?