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National parks to be open for free on Sept. 27

Posted: September 15, 2014 in News

National parks nationwide will be open for free on Sept. 27 in honor of National Public Lands Day.

UPDATED: WDW to close Epcot’s Maelstrom, replace with ‘Frozen’ ride

Posted: September 13, 2014 in News, West Center Street

Walt Disney World will soon close Epcot’s venerable Maelstrom ride and replace it with an attraction inspired by the popular Frozen movie, according to various media accounts.

WDW to close Epcot’s Maelstrom, replace with ‘Frozen’ ride

Posted: September 12, 2014 in News, West Center Street

Walt Disney World will soon close Epcot’s venerable Maelstrom ride and replace it with an attraction inspired by the popular Frozen movie.

Paying tribute to 9/11 13 years later

Posted: September 11, 2014 in Featured, Seeing America

There are dozens, if not hundreds, of memorials across the country. They range in size from paintings on the side of a building in Lumber City, Ga., to Hilliard’s First Memorial Park to the “Postcards” memorial on Staten Island.

If this was an Elvis-themed restaurant…

Posted: September 6, 2014 in Random Roadside Thoughts

…The chicken tender platter could be named “Return to Tender.”

What to see in Bath, England: Five ideas for exploring the historic city

Posted: September 2, 2014 in Featured, International

Bath has a rich and colorful history. An absolutely charming city, Bath is located roughly 100 miles west of London, making it the perfect destination for a day trip. A tourist destination since the city’s founding during Roman times, Bath today is home to roughly 80,000 residents and sees more than 4.4 million visitors per year.

Five Southeastern getaways for Labor Day weekend

Posted: August 27, 2014 in Featured

For anyone looking for a Southeastern getaway this weekend, it’s not too late. Here are five worthy options.

Seeing the essentials in Paris: Five ideas for a Parisian escape

Posted: August 22, 2014 in Featured, International

Paris is one of the world’s most popular destinations, and for decades “The City of Light” has attracted artists and lovers alike. Here are five ideas of what to see on a trip to Paris.

UPDATED: More people to travel this Labor Day, AAA says

Posted: August 22, 2014 in News

More people are projected to travel this Labor Day, a positive sign consumer spending is returning to normal.

More people to travel this Labor Day, AAA says

Posted: August 21, 2014 in News

More people are projected to travel this Labor Day, a positive sign consumer spending is returning to normal.