Category | Escapes

Freddie & Me Gives Readers An “Inside the Ropes” Glimpse into the Masters in Augusta

Posted on 10 April 2014

By Kim McHugh With The Masters in play this week Freddie & Me: Life Lessons from Freddie Bennett, Augusta National’s Legendary Caddy Master, deserves a mention. The book, authored by… Continue reading »

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48 Hours in Sugarloaf, Maine

Posted on 11 December 2013

By Melissa Coleman Sugarloaf may claim more lift-serviced vertical than Colorado’s Copper Mountain and Utah’s Alta, but I doubt I’m hurting anyone’s feelings when I say it’s not a mascara… Continue reading »

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Cycling the Tallest Redwoods in Northern California

Posted on 05 November 2013

By Grace Lichtenstein We started riding north from Santa Rosa toward the Redwoods Monday, but it wasn’t until Friday that we started singing about them. Everyone knew “This Land is… Continue reading »

Cartagena: A Magical City by the Sea

Posted on 22 October 2013

By Gerrie Summers Mention that you’re off to Cartagena, and intrepid travelers just might be a bit envious. Those who aren’t familiar with the South American city will say it… Continue reading »

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Maine’s Mount Desert Island: A Treasure Even with Acadia Closed

Posted on 08 October 2013

By Melissa Coleman (Adapted from “48 Hours in Bar Harbor” in Maine magazine)  Mount Desert Island (MDI) is no stranger to politicians and national parks. In 2010, President Obama and… Continue reading »

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6 (Breaking) BaD Things to do in Albuquerque

Posted on 20 September 2013

By Gerrie Summers Fans of the hit AMC show Breaking Bad — which concludes on September 29 — know that the Emmy-award winning drama follows protagonist Walter White (Bryan Cranston),… Continue reading »

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Lima and the Captivating Peruvian Coast

Posted on 26 August 2013

        Story & photos by Monique Burns Take a pass on Machu Picchu.  Let the Amazon float by without you.  Not forever, but for 6 or 7… Continue reading »

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Meadowood: Napa’s Wine Country Respite

Posted on 12 March 2013

By Linda Hayes My visits to Napa Valley have always involved meticulous planning. Armed with an abundance of guides and maps, and fortified by touts from culinary cohorts, I’d tour… Continue reading »

Escapes: Modern Organic in Colorado

Posted on 05 February 2013

An environmentally friendly house fits a Colorado couple’s lifestyle, as well as their land Story by Linda Hayes Photos by David O. Marlow “I can’t believe we live here.” It’s… Continue reading »