Presidential Libraries

Everyday is President’s Day when you visit a Presidential Library!

Australia Day!

January 26th is quickly approaching. Do you know what that means? Australia Day! Okay, maybe you didn’t know that, but it is celebrated each year to mark the arrival of the First Fleet of British Ships in 1788. In celebration, we will be virtually travelling to sites around Australia!   Port Jackson Port Jackson is […]

Traveling in 2015

Where will you go in 2015? The old year is almost over and it’s time to think about what new and exciting travel destinations await you in the next one. It’s that time of year when everybody has a list. So check out these lists and see what appeals to you.

Veteran’s Day

Today we observe Veteran’s Day. Today is the day that we take time to thank all of the men and women who have sacrificed their time, their energy, and ultimately, for many, their lives. They have spent time training to prepare for wars to defend our freedom. Today we recognize their sacrifice. As the daughter […]

Smallin Civil War Cave

When traveling involves a road trip, I find it hard to pass up the chance to visit a cave. And I know I’m not the only one that feels this fascination with those mysterious places. On a recent vacation in Branson, my daughter and I saw a billboard advertising the Smallin Civil War Cave in Ozark, MO and we just couldn’t resist stopping.

Fall Into Fall

As we leave summer behind and move into the great beauty that is autumn, there are so many things that I think of when fall arrives. One of the most prominent is walking outside and observing the beauty that is around us as the leaves change color. I went to school at the University of […]

Discover a New World in a Canoe

A canoe trip offers so much: closeness to nature, the exhilaration of adventure and the peacefulness of solitude. If you don’t mind putting in some effort to reap the rewards, this could be just the vacation for you.

Museum Ships

Museum ships offer fascinating insight to our nation’s military and commercial history. Here are a few examples for when you plan your next vacation.

Traveling From Your Armchair

I don’t know about you, but I love to travel. I have an entire list of places that I know that I want to visit someday. Australia. Paris. New Zealand. Germany. So many places to visit. However, there are certain things seem to like to get in the way of getting the chance to go to some […]

Bemused by the Beach

Pack up your inner tubes and sand pails, don’t forget a blanket and be sure you have enough sunscreen….we’re going to the beach!