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Benjamin Harrison House spotlights nation’s 23rd president

Posted: April 9, 2014 in Featured, History, Indiana

To many in 21st century, the presidency of Benjamin Harrison, one of the last of the 19th century, seems like ancient history. Elected to the nation’s top political office in 1888, Harrison remains the only president from the state of Indiana (he was born in 1833 in North Bend, Ohio, but moved to Indianapolis in 1854).

President Bush’s paintings go on display at George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum

Posted: April 4, 2014 in News

A new display at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas focuses on the former president’s relationships with world leaders.

Bucket list: Things to see and do in Atlanta

Posted: April 3, 2014 in Featured, Georgia

What is there to see and do in Atlanta? From historic sites to museums to cultural landmarks, there are dozens of places in Atlanta worth seeing.

Things to do in Atlanta: An easy travel guide for visitors

Posted: April 2, 2014 in Featured, News

For many, Atlanta is a connection point on a flight, rather than a destination, but the capital of Georgia — and the southeast, for that matter — is so much more. While a large and sprawling area, it is possible to take in the city’s must-see attractions in a few short days.

Photos from Curacao, a beautiful destination worth exploring

Posted: March 31, 2014 in Curacao, Photo Galleries

While there are plenty of beaches on the island and Curacao is known for its scuba diving, there is much more than just sand and sun on this Caribbean hotspot that is worth exploring.

I’ve been … everywhere?

Posted: March 26, 2014 in Random Roadside Thoughts

Facebook asked me to tell the world the places I’ve visited. I am sure this isn’t what they had in mind.

Washington Monument to reopen May 12

Posted: March 26, 2014 in News

The Washington Monument will reopen to visitors on May 12, nearly three years after the famed structure was damaged by an earthquake, the National Park Service said this week.

Malaysia Airlines flight 370 crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, prime minister says

Posted: March 24, 2014 in News

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razakon Monday said Malaysia Airlines flight 370 “ended” in the southern Indian Ocean, according to varied media reports.

The latest on the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Posted: March 21, 2014 in News

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Travel tip No. 438: Try the local brew

Posted: March 19, 2014 in Random Roadside Thoughts

Wherever your travels take you, be sure to scout a beer brewed locally.