A Heartfelt Visit to the Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum in Iowa
A Heartfelt Visit to the Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum in Iowa

A Heartfelt Visit to the Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum in Iowa

Herbert Hoover is the only U.S. president, so far, to hail from Iowa. Beloved in Europe, especially Belgium, Hoover was not necessarily a popular president during his time in the Oval Office. He lost his second election in a landslide.…

Dubuque Iowa ̶ An Unexpected Pleasure on the Mississippi River
Dubuque Iowa    ̶    An Unexpected Pleasure on the Mississippi River

Dubuque Iowa ̶ An Unexpected Pleasure on the Mississippi River

Dubuque, Iowa is a surprisingly interesting little town on the banks of the Mississippi River with plenty of fun restaurants, public art and interesting architecture. I last explored Dubuque as part of a girlfriends’ getaway bringing together gal pals from…

Assateague Island National Seashore ̶ Where the Wild Horses Are
Assateague Island National Seashore   ̶  Where the Wild Horses Are

Assateague Island National Seashore ̶ Where the Wild Horses Are

Assateague Island National Seashore on Maryland’s eastern shore has many pleasures worth the visit, but none more than the wild horses or ponies that make their home here. This post contains affiliate links and sponsored travel. To learn more, read…

Wilmington Delaware’s Historic Amtrak Train Station
Wilmington Delaware’s Historic Amtrak Train Station

Wilmington Delaware’s Historic Amtrak Train Station

Wilmington Delaware’s Historic Amtrak Station is a must see for anyone who loves train, architecture, history, travel and well, yes, politics. But leaving the politics out for a while, this old train station is just a cool building with lots…