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The Legend of John Henry at the Kentucky Horse Park Near Lexington
The Legend of John Henry at the Kentucky Horse Park Near Lexington

The Legend of John Henry at the Kentucky Horse Park Near Lexington

Those who know about horses may recognize the name John Henry, a thoroughbred who won more than $6.5 million in his racing career. He was tough on the track and was ranked # 23 of the Top 100 Thoroughbred Champions…

Four of our Favorite Travel Destinations in Colorado
Four of our Favorite Travel Destinations in Colorado

Four of our Favorite Travel Destinations in Colorado

The beautiful state of Colorado is a favorite travel destination for many people – families, nature lovers, adventure junkies, historians, artists and well, just about anyone can find something they love in Colorado. We’ve traveled there so often I can’t…

A Spring Garden Tour in Louisiana’s Biedenharn Garden & Museum
A Spring Garden Tour in Louisiana’s Biedenharn Garden & Museum

A Spring Garden Tour in Louisiana’s Biedenharn Garden & Museum

For a big burst of Mother Nature’s color, whatever the season, book a trip to West Monroe Louisiana and a wonderful place called the Biedenharn Museum & Gardens. Spring is especially lovely with nearly 5,000 tulips. But the collection of…

Take a Ride on the Original African Queen in Key Largo Florida
Take a Ride on the Original African Queen in Key Largo Florida

Take a Ride on the Original African Queen in Key Largo Florida

“The African Queen” starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn ranks as 39 in the top 100 movies of the 20th century. And of course, Bogie and Hepburn rank among the top actors of all time in their field. That’s why…

Sleep on a WWII Submarine at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum In Manitowoc
Sleep on a WWII Submarine at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum In Manitowoc

Sleep on a WWII Submarine at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum In Manitowoc

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc Wisconsin is a much cooler travel destination than the name suggests. If you’re into history, especially World War II history, you are going to love this place. And if you have kids, they are…

When to Enjoy The Kingdom of Cats in Rossiniére Switzerland
When to Enjoy The Kingdom of Cats in Rossiniére Switzerland

When to Enjoy The Kingdom of Cats in Rossiniére Switzerland

Rossiniére Switzerland is one of my favorite places in all of Europe, perhaps in all of the world. Located on the French speaking side of the country, Rossinére is one of those picture-postcard perfect Swiss villages. The village is home…

March Madness and the College Basketball Experience in Kansas City
March Madness and the College Basketball Experience in Kansas City

March Madness and the College Basketball Experience in Kansas City

March Madness is a truly American condition that occurs each spring with symptoms that include brackets and office pools, round balls and team jerseys. The cure for March Madness includes a heavy dose of participation in this spectator sport — usually…