Charlotte, NC is home to the DNC in 2012. It is a city of trees and a surprising diversity of attractions for visitors. Here is a list of ten of the best for delegates to see. Published August 31 2012
Stockholm, Sweden is a surprising place to find antiques and memorabilia honoring Admiral Lord Nelson, but the tiny hotel chain in Gamla Stan is charming. Published August 28 2012
Rail travel is the best and most convenient way to see Europe. Comfortable, easy and no high gas prices or reading maps. Europe by train is a delight. Published August 18 2012
And when the Democratic National Convention opens in Charlotte in September, the city is proudly claiming that it will be business as usual, and the most open convention in history. Published August 14 2012
Helsinki is one of those great undiscovered destinations. It is a cultural and architectural experience that is surrounded by woodlands and lakes. This is a discovery. Published August 12 2012
River travel is rapidly growing in popularity. So much so that Vantage Travel added a new ship this year and will add two more in 2013. Being "up the river" never felt so good. Published August 5 2012
After three decades of traveling the world, I decided to attempt to become a member of The Century Club by visiting 100 countries or more. As an ex-Marine, former professional baseball player and commercial broadcaster, I have had many rewarding ...Read More
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