Articles in: Worth the Drive

Timothy G. Weir
- 18 weeks 4 days ago
Next time your travels take you beyond the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri, head to the Delmar neighborhood for some of the finest contemporary...
Amy Beth Wright
- 38 weeks 3 days ago
Two hours south of Evansville, on the corridor linking the River City with Nashville, Tennessee, are two smaller cities with bright lights and big...
Jodi Keen
- 46 weeks 4 days ago
Set to the delicate traces of “Suite Pastorale: Idylle” by composer Emmanuel Chabrier, sunny yellow irises gracefully bloom underfoot and...
Tracey Teo
- 1 year 1 week ago
After a year of quarantining and social distancing, raise your “spirits” in historic Bardstown, Kentucky, a quaint town 142 miles east of...
Dallas Carter
- 1 year 44 weeks ago
On the western edge of downtown St. Louis, 1,300 acres of forest, trails, attractions, and history play host to more than 13 million visitors a year...
Dallas Carter
- 1 year 51 weeks ago
Only a short drive from Evansville, Louisville, Kentucky, offers those searching for safe, seasonal fun an organic art installation — the...
Trista Lutgring
- 2 years 46 weeks ago
Nashville, Tennessee, and music go together like Johnny Cash and June Carter. But as one of the fastest growing cities in the south, the Music City...
Trista Lutgring
- 3 years 3 weeks ago
There is a line that is becoming well-worn for Hoosiers — it’s so easy to get from Evansville to Bloomington now. With the opening...
Rod Spaw
- 3 years 19 weeks ago
Eric Heidenreich says people often are surprised when he tells them about Gibson County. “We have a wide variety of things to see and do that...
Elisa Gross
- 3 years 25 weeks ago
Mountains, moonshine, and miles of attractions and scenic views — it doesn’t take much to sell me on a trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee....
Elisa Gross
- 3 years 37 weeks ago
When planning a winter trip, there is an ultimate decision to make — take advantage of snowy weather or escape the cold. An hour-and-a-half...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 3 weeks ago
We were tucked in the comfy confines of the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch, having already visited the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame Museum (...
Elisa Gross
- 4 years 10 weeks ago
Abraham Lincoln may only have lived in Indiana for 14 years of his adolescence, but the former U.S. president’s impact on the state has been...
Trista Lutgring
- 4 years 19 weeks ago
A barn loft is an unlikely place for an antique chandelier. But for Lisa Wilson, it was the perfect spot to place the namesake for the market she...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 36 weeks ago
Around here talk of Columbus most often refers to Columbus, Indiana, known for its modern architecture, the 2017 movie “Columbus,” and as...
trista Lutgring
- 5 years 9 weeks ago
When it comes to summer in Southern Indiana, you can’t go wrong with roller coasters and camping. Combining these two favorite pastimes, I...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 5 years 35 weeks ago
In September, I accepted an invitation to visit Belterra Casino Resort & Spa in Florence, Indiana. With work underway on Tropicana Evansville...
Carla Carlton
- 6 years 11 weeks ago
Up close, the rectangular ceramic tiles that wrap the exterior of the Muhammad Ali Center appear to be arranged in random abstract patterns. But from...
Trista Lutgring
- 6 years 19 weeks ago
Beverly Knight has never greeted a stranger. The owner and creator of the Azalea Path Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, located on the Gibson and Pike...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 6 years 36 weeks ago
With the opening of another length of Interstate 69 in mid-December, we can finally drive to Bloomington, Indiana, completely on interstate. This...