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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…

Why You Should Visit Susan B. Anthony’s Home in Rochester, New York
Why You Should Visit Susan B. Anthony’s Home in Rochester, New York

Why You Should Visit Susan B. Anthony’s Home in Rochester, New York

On a quiet, tree-lined street in a pleasant neighborhood in Rochester New York, is the home where Susan B. Anthony and her friends worked tirelessly to gain rights for women and minorities in the American political process.  This post contains…

Why the Holidays in Colonial Williamsburg are so Special
Why the Holidays in Colonial Williamsburg are so Special

Why the Holidays in Colonial Williamsburg are so Special

Colonial Williamsburg is a special destination in the U.S. and one especially enjoyable during the holidays. That’s when Bruce and I visited on assignment for a respected print publication. It was mid-December and the weather was unseasonably warm, which made…

Maryland’s Mermaid Museum – a Trip in Fantasy and Fun
Maryland’s Mermaid Museum – a Trip in Fantasy and Fun

Maryland’s Mermaid Museum – a Trip in Fantasy and Fun

There are many reasons to visit Berlin, a charming little village on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, but your first stop should be The Mermaid Museum. Located less than 10 miles from the Atlantic Ocean, this is billed as the country’s first…

Go Underground in a West Virginia Coal Mine Museum
Go Underground in a West Virginia Coal Mine Museum

Go Underground in a West Virginia Coal Mine Museum

West Virginia and coal mines are one of those peanut butter and jelly combinations of travel experiences. Sure there are beautiful mountains, fishing streams and rafting rivers and fabulous outdoor experiences in West Virginia. The West Virginia State Park System…