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Five fabulous historic places for you to discover on the road less traveled

  Sometimes the best attractions are the ones you hadn’t anticipated finding. For example the time my friend Elaine and I vacationed in Vermont. We were exploring the grounds of Old First Church in Bennington when we happened upon a small white sign with an arrow. The sign simply stated, “Robert Frost grave.” Without a word we glanced at each other and followed the sign. Robert Frost is one of my favorite writers but I had no idea where he was buried nor had I been looking for his grave. Instead I unexpectedly came across his resting place and was […]

A ghostly adventure in Roswell, Georgia

  I’m a big fan of ghost tours mainly because I learn so much history about an area.  My husband and son went ghost hunting with me in Roswell, GA.   If you’re ever in the Atlanta area it’s a lot of fun and not too scary for the young ones. Enjoy! Do you believe in ghosts?  You may say no now, but the Roswell Ghost Tourmight change your mind.  This walking tour through the historic district of Roswell, Georgia tells tales of paranormal activity.  Hear the stories of women still waiting for their men to return from war, of the […]