Welcome Home to The Athenaeum

By Carol Sorgen, Baltimore, Maryland

You have to love a hotel where staff not only address you by name every time they see you, but even say “Welcome Home” every time you return. And that’s the […]

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Flying Fish Bahamas

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Judy Colbert

Shining Culinary Star
Chef Tim Tibbitts is the shining new North Star for culinary travelers looking for an astonishing dining option in the Bahamas. The award-winning chef/owner of Flying Fish […]

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Three (Well, Maybe 3-1/2) Days in the Cotswolds

You could spend a week, a month, or even longer in the Cotswolds, that magical piece of  England that devotees of such British shows as “Midsomer Murders” are so enamored of. (Downton fans—Highclere Castle is […]

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Interview With Famous Sculptor, Christiane Martens

Rainbow Steel

By Vivienne Mackie

At the Des Moines Botanical Garden in the latter part of 2014 we were fascinated by an eye-catching large outdoor sculpture at the entrance. Rainbow-colored, the curved metal struts were evocative of […]

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Dancing in the Streets in Cartagena

By Phyllis Steinberg

Cartagena de Indias, a Colombian Caribbean metropolis, blends beautiful beaches with gourmet gastronomy, historical attractions, musical entertainment and dancing.

Founded in 1533 by Spanish conqueror, Pedro de Heredia, the city retains its traditions and […]

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Wild West Denver Reborn

Text and photos by Deborah Grossman

Denver is booming again. Rather than hunting for gold, folks flock here to live and play in a people-friendly metropolis with an active arts scene, outdoors space and a plethora  […]

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Bluesmart Carry-On: World’s First Smart, Connected Review

Many people hate air travel because of the hassle that is associated with it. For instance, we still use the traditional suitcases that we used 100 years back. Lack of innovation in the suitcase industry […]

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Luxurious Three-Day Boulder Getaway

Surrounded by 45,000 acres of open space with the grandeur of the Flatirons rock formation as a backdrop, Boulder, Colorado has come a long way since its early days as a bustling mining town. Today, […]

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The du Pont Experience

by Jeff and Stephanie Sylva

The legacies of America’s rich industrialists, such as the summer mansions of Newport, R.I., have long been popular attractions for visitors wishing to vicariously experience the Golden Age splendor of our […]

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iPhone Mophie Space Pack Review

It was Mophie who introduced battery charging cases to the iPhone users. These battery charging cases helped a lot of iPhone owners to get rid of mid-day phone deaths. Now they are going to provide […]

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