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Venerable Grand Hotel Re-Opens On Mobile Bay
Alabama / Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States

Venerable Grand Hotel Re-Opens On Mobile Bay

Set amid a grove of three hundred-year-old live oak trees, pines and magnolias along Mobile Bay, the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort & Spa is a full service family resort, with 405 guest rooms in five buildings on 550 acres.

CHOCOLATE: Food of Love
Chronological / Food

CHOCOLATE: Food of Love

Shakespeare suggested that music was the food of love, but judging by the tens of thousands of heart-shaped boxes presented to wives and sweethearts on Valentine’s Day, that honor should be shared with chocolate.

Charleston: High Times in the Queen of the Low Country
Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / South Carolina / United States

Charleston: High Times in the Queen of the Low Country

Visiting Charleston, S. C., that grand, sophisticated lady of a city, is like traveling to a foreign country except that you do not have to change your money…

Huatulco: Little Known Mexican Treasure
Chronological / Destinations / Mexico

Huatulco: Little Known Mexican Treasure

It’s a little known environmentally precious, sleepy resort on the west coast of Mexico with an extraordinary history.

Living Life in the Past Lane
Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / New York / United States

Living Life in the Past Lane

Houseboating on the Erie Canal is the perfect multi-generation vacation. It turns a fun vacation into a learning adventure. You don’t need your own boat…

CAPITAL GAINS: Washington, D.C.
Chronological / Destinations / Hotels & Resorts / United States / Washington / Washington DC

CAPITAL GAINS: Washington, D.C.

"Washington, D.C.," said the late President John F. Kennedy, a Yankee transplant, "is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm."…

Chronological / Writers' Tips

Pay Attention to Copyright: Your Alternatives

As most professional writers know, when you create a work, it is fully copyrighted automatically, whether you register it and display a copyright…

A Holiday Gift to Light Up Your Life
Chronological / Destinations / Florida / Hotels & Resorts / United States

A Holiday Gift to Light Up Your Life

St. Augustine’s renowned "Nights of Lights" is a magical memory to every visitor who has experienced the brilliant twinkling lights that illuminate America¬ís Oldest City. For the second year, guests of the Inns of Elegance will receive a holiday gift of an exclusive private ride on the St. Augustine Sightseeing […]

Seeing the World through the Eyes of a Child
Chronological / Destinations / Europe

Seeing the World through the Eyes of a Child

Multi-generational trips are increasingly in popularity, as baby boomers often travel with their children and grandchildren. Organizations such as Elder Hostel have…

Chronological / Destinations / Europe / Hotels & Resorts

Discover Austria’s Hotel Schlair

Austria always amazes me with its diversity. If you like the excitement and cultural attractions of big cities, there’s Vienna. If you’re a Sound of Music fan…