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‘Apollo 11’ Relive the 1969 Moon Mission at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center

Apollo 11 was a pivotal moment in American history. It was the culmination of the space race and the first mission placing a man on the moon. 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the …

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Why I Love Washington, DC in Winter

Having grown up just outside Washington, DC, trips into the city weren’t uncommon in my youth. After college, I lived off Wisconsin Avenue on the Maryland …

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Eight Favorite Colonial Taverns

Eat, Drink, And Be Merry! Yes, dining at a colonial tavern is a culinary historical rush. There’s something magical about stepping back in time to experience …

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Plan a Revolutionary Visit to Yorktown, Virginia

First, let me explain, it wasn’t that I had no interest in seeing Yorktown, Virginia. On the contrary. I’d been wanting to visit the historic …

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11 Fun Things To Do In Hershey & Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

When I was a kid growing up in Maryland, my father would take us on car trips to Hershey and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country. I …

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Touring the Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg

It’s the green glazed terra cotta tile dome catching my eye upon spotting the Pennsylvania State Capitol building. The huge dome sits atop the grand …

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Chihuly At Biltmore

I first learned about Dale Chihuly’s dramatic creations from a friend who saw his exhibition in Dallas, a few years ago. Thus, upon discovering the …

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Fun Things to Do In Québec, Canada — Beyond Maple and Moose

When I travel beyond the Southeastern U.S. it’s usually a pretty spectacular adventure. Thus, when I registered to attend the Women In Travel Sumit (WITS18) …

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24 Hours In Richmond, Virginia

Special thanks to Meghan Gearino and Erin Bagnell at VisitRichmondVA.com for assisting me with my itinerary and for the attractions guest pass. As always, all …

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What Happened at Appomattox Court House During the Civil War?

What happened at Appomattox Court House during the Civil War? On April 9, 1865, the small hamlet in south-central Virginia became eternally connected to one …

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WWI and The Tar Heel Connection at The NC Museum of History

The NC Museum of History is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I.  The special exhibition which runs until …

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The Ultimate Itinerary For Exploring Virginia’s Harrisonburg-Rockingham Artisan Trail

Though my trip was hosted by the Virginia Tourism Corporation all opinions are honest and my own. The Cultural Crossroads of the Shenandoah Valley The …

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10 Romantic Things to Do In Fayetteville, North Carolina

Although my visit was organized by the Fayetteville Convention and Visitors Bureau/Downtown Fayetteville and some activities were complimentary, all opinions are honest and my own. …

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Every Day is Historic at Red Hill, Patrick Henry’s Final Home

I got to spend Independence Day 2017 at Red Hill, Patrick Henry’s final home. Though July 4th is a historic date, every day of the …

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