Category | Getaways

Get Away: Shelburne, Vermont

Posted on 05 August 2014

By Shari Hartford There’s a sleepy little town in Vermont called Shelburne. Located six hours from New York City, two hours from Montreal, seven miles south of Burlington and on… Continue reading »

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Sailing Solo

Posted on 29 July 2014

By Mary Alice Kellogg “Whenever I find myself growing grim around the mouth, whenever it is damp, drizzly November in my soul… then I account it high time to get… Continue reading »

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Adventure in Ireland

Posted on 22 July 2014

  In the past decade, Ireland has become synonymous with adventure in Europe. I suspect my grandmother would find it hard to believe that her native Donegal is now the… Continue reading »

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60 Years of Rock and Roll in Memphis

Posted on 24 June 2014

Story by Marian Betancourt Elvis may have left the building, but his legacy is alive and well in Memphis. This year marks the 60th anniversary of Rock and Roll and… Continue reading »

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Disney Dreams Do Come True: A Family Vacation and a Fairytale Wedding

Posted on 17 June 2014

By Liliane Opsomer Known for their classic early-20th-century vessels, Disney raised expectations when launching the Disney Dream in 2011. I had been a happy customer when sailing on the Disney… Continue reading »

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Dresden: Sounds of Music

Posted on 10 June 2014

  Story & photos by Julie Maris/Semel A brief weekend in Dresden is equivalent to tasting streusel on a warm German coffee cake. One needs time to experience the depth… Continue reading »

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A Tanzania Safari with Epic Private Journeys

Posted on 09 June 2014

Story & photos by Everett Potter “Elephants!” I don’t recall who shouted it first. There were four of us clutching cameras in the Toyota Land Cruiser, along with driver Michael… Continue reading »

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Québec City’s New France Festival

Posted on 23 April 2014

Story & Photos by Dave Houser Québec City, the cradle of French civilization in North America, celebrates its 17th century heritage each August with five exiting days of parading, dancing,… Continue reading »

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Remembering World War I in Flanders

Posted on 11 March 2014

  By Monique Burns It’s a gray day in West Flanders.  Cold and drizzly.   Not unusual for early spring in Belgium’s westernmost province.   The brooding weather seems particularly fitting for… Continue reading »

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What Do You Know About Omaha?

Posted on 24 February 2014

Story & photos by Joan Rattner Heilman Stop for a moment and think about Omaha. What do you know about it?  OK, it’s the home of billionaire Warren Buffett and… Continue reading »

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