Christians have been doing pilgrimages for centuries. Today, worldwide faith-based travel has a new look, blending heritage with now diversions.
The late historian C. Vann Woodward said this scenic and historic route “soaked up more of the blood, sweat and tears of American history than any other part of the country.” Christian heritage is part of Journey's fabric. Published 1:59 p.m. July 5, 2010 - Comments
Connecting sacred sites in North England with those in Scotland provides the heritage traveler with the bigger picture of Britain’s early Christian history. And, there are lots of wonderful diversions along the way. Published 10:40 a.m. June 28, 2010 - Comments
Are you a Scot – or possessed of some genes from a clan? Millions are, and most of them live outside the old country. If you've both Scottish and Christian heritage, good reasons abound to include Scotland on your travel wish list. Published 3:26 p.m. June 18, 2010 - Comments
On which side of the Jordan River was Jesus baptized? Both Jordan and Israel claim authentic sites, but notable validations and visitor momentum seem to be building on the east banks. Published 6:11 p.m. May 17, 2010 - Comments
“Vatican Splendors: A Journey through Faith and Art” opens May 15th at the Missouri History Museum with nearly 200 object including mosaics, frescoes and paintings by Michelangelo. Published 5:18 p.m. May 10, 2010 - Comments
Ruth Hill writes for magazines and newspapers about the business and pleasures of travel. Read more about her views and news of Christian heritage travel around the world at faithtravelfocus.comRead More
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