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Sunday, August 7th, 2016

Inn at Diamond Cove: Island Serenity off the Coast of Portland, Maine

  There are few places more restful, more peaceful, than islands. The small, car-free Great Diamond Island – part of the chain of Casco Islands off the coast of Maine – is the perfect retreat from the modern world. The island was an artistic retreat visited by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and Harriet Beech Stowe in

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

How Rosie the Riveter and Detroit Saved the World

The year was 1942, and the outcome of World War II was hanging in the balance. The war was fully underway, with no clear idea of what would happen. The United States had joined England in declaring...

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

A Mall for Women who Hate Malls

I am one of those people: I detest malls. I don’t particularly love shopping most of the time anyway, and the idea of a shopping mall as being a “fun” place just escapes me. Before my recent...

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Weekend Beach Getaway in Miami/Fort Lauderdale

Sometimes women just need a short getaway — a weekend of bliss and relaxation, perhaps close to home or perhaps as a layover from another trip. In the Fort Lauderdale/Miami area of Florida, the clear choice is...

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Experience Magical Bergen, Norway at Thon Hotel Bristol

The best way I can describe Bergen, Norway is simply, magical. Coming in on the ferry just after sunset, the Old Town sparkled over the water, its colorful buildings with the boats bobbing in front of them...

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Stockholm in Style at the Story Hotel

I arrived in Stockholm as a first-timer to Scandinavia. I expected to find a sophisticated, beautiful, artistic and fit city — and that I did, personified in the Story Hotel at Riddargatan. It’s on the cutting edge...

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

Experience the History and Charm of Savannah on Beautiful Jones Street

Savannah is a little like a slightly naughty debutante: beautiful, classic and polished on the surface; but with a funkiness that lies beneath, where things are quite as prim and proper as they appear. The leafy streets...

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