Travel and Culture

Nancy Schretter

Packing for an Alaska cruise can be difficult. Alaska’s weather is highly changeable, so it’s important to be prepared. You'll want to bring the right camera equipment and gear to get the most out of your experience as well. Here are twelve must-bring items to pack for your Alaska cruise.

Hazel M. Freeman

If you love to explore coffee shops and cafe's, that have their own specialty brews, you'll enjoy a visit to the Door County Coffee and Tea Company. It's also one of Door County's favorite "soup stops." Here are three delicious soup recipes that are customer favorites. Freshly baked bread too!

Georgiana Kurtz

Visiting Pensacola Lighthouse is rated as one of the top 10 things to do in Pensacola. In addition to climbing tours, the lightstation offers a museum of historic exhibits and occasional special events. Entry to the lighthouse is through a security gate.

Ruthe McDonald

There is nothing quite like family traditions. Here's a short story from my past. Wishing you and your family a wonderful Easter Holiday!

Bee Smith

While the six counties of Northern Ireland were part of the ancient kingdom of Ulster, these days Donegal, Cavan and Monaghan are the Ulster counties in the Republic of Ireland. Here are my four favorites from these three.

Editor Wanted

Why do I love the Sonora Style Mexican Food? Why is it my comfort food? From refried beans to caramelized Flan these are just some of my favorite Mexican Style Foods.

Hanny Suriadi

Raja Ampat is an ultimate destination for divers who are looking for a fabulous and exotic experience of its exciting underwater beauty. Located at the tip of the Bird’s Head Peninsula in Papua Island, the region is very famous for its world class diving and snorkeling.

Valerie D. Aguilar

Loreta Velazquez, inspired by Joan of Arc’s story as a child, is the only woman to have served in the Civil War as a socialite spy and as a male officer in battle simultaneously. Soldiers who served with Lieutenant Buford confirmed that he conducted himself with integrity and conduct becoming an off

Francine McKenna-Klein

Germany's reputation as one of the world's best kept countries is well earned, and the universal and regular cleaning of everything in sight even has a name, Putzanfall. So much a passion it's "enjoyable", leading to anxiety attacks when everything doesn't "sparkle" as it should.