Articles in: Travel Journal

Debbra Dunning Brouillette
- 18 weeks 6 days ago
If you visited one of the 423 parks in the National Park System last year, you were in good company. Outdoor spaces provide safe options for people...
Tracey Teo
- 25 weeks 5 days ago
The tropical Florida sun shines brightly on Miami beaches all day, but the city really heats up after dark. That’s when bathing suits are shed...
Sarah Thurman
- 46 weeks 3 days ago
“Life has loveliness to sell,” Sara Teasdale wrote in her 1918 poem “Barter.” Indeed, innkeepers Ryan and Lucinda Embry enjoy...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 1 year 5 days ago
I recently flew to Lubbock, Texas, to join four travel writers on a press trip. I fell under the spell of the “Hub City” of West Texas:...
Tracey Teo
- 1 year 9 weeks ago
Here’s what Lake Geneva and Elkhart Lake have in common: Both small resort towns have the word “Lake” in the name, and both are in...
Tracy Teo
- 1 year 18 weeks ago
I have an eccentric friend that can be as refined as a debutante fresh out of finishing school or as ribald as a sailor on leave, a contradictory...
Tracey Teo
- 1 year 44 weeks ago
Kentucky breeds some of the finest racehorses on the planet and produces about 95 percent of the world’s bourbon, but experiencing the best of...
Trista Lutgring
- 1 year 51 weeks ago
The Southern Indiana-Western Kentucky region is bountiful with some of the most accessible and beautiful nature spots. Current guidelines and...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 2 years 26 weeks ago
While the travel industry is in limbo with the COVID-19 virus now spreading across the U.S., it is important to remember this, too, will pass, and by...
Trista Lutgring
- 2 years 36 weeks ago
Linking Nashville, Tennessee, and music together is common among travelers. It’s hard not to make the attachment with the many honky-tonks,...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 3 years 12 weeks ago
If you think the best thing about summer is that it is followed by fall, then a trip to Wisconsin’s Door County is in order. On a peninsula...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 3 years 25 weeks ago
At the southernmost tip of Alabama lies one of the South’s best-kept secrets: Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Spanning 27,000 acres between...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 10 weeks ago
Locals call it A Squared. Bob Seger sang about it. It has 300 restaurants in a 20-miles radius and more than a dozen breweries, and the Big House!...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 45 weeks ago
▲ SUGAR SAND -  Below right, Marjorie Wildeman, 3, of Evansville, is lifted to ring the dinner bell at the Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 5 years 20 weeks ago
When you dine at Bluebeard, the bellwether restaurant that heralded Fletcher Place’s position as one of Indianapolis’s up and coming...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 5 years 27 weeks ago
I had visited Fredericksburg, Texas, before and vowed to return. The town of 10,829 just north of San Antonio and Austin has more than 400...
Debbra Dunning Brouillette
- 6 years 1 week ago
If your idea of the perfect vacation is to be on, in, or under the multi-hued turquoise waters of the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico, tag along...
Paul Leingang
- 6 years 19 weeks ago
Some places evoke an immediate image, like the Swiss Alps or a castle on the Rhine. But when I told people my wife Jane and I were going to Guatemala...
Jane McManus
- 6 years 36 weeks ago
It’s a city with many nicknames. “The Big Easy,” “Crescent City,” and “The City That Care Forgot.” New...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 7 years 2 weeks ago
Too often, Indianapolis, Indiana, is a quick destination. We visit for meetings, conferences, concerts, Colts and Pacers games, and youth sports,...