November 14, 2018
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Articles in: Travel Journal

Kristen K. Tucker
- 17 weeks 6 days 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
- 1 year 5 hours 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
- 1 year 27 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
- 1 year 34 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
- 2 years 8 weeks 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
- 2 years 26 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
- 2 years 43 weeks ago
It’s a city with many nicknames. “The Big Easy,” “Crescent City,” and “The City That Care Forgot.” New...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 3 years 9 weeks ago
Too often, Indianapolis, Indiana, is a quick destination. We visit for meetings, conferences, concerts, Colts and Pacers games, and youth sports,...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 3 years 18 weeks ago
The thrill is as strong today as it was riding in the back seat of my parents’ car contesting which sister would see it first: The St. Louis...
Paul Leingang
- 3 years 26 weeks ago
Mountaintop views and under-the-sea experiences are among the many attractions of Eastern Tennessee. It’s an area of natural wonders and...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 3 years 35 weeks ago
At the front door to Old Mexico in the “Texas Tropics,” McAllen, Texas, is a spicy blend of two cultures and two languages. My trip, in...
Emily Patton
- 3 years 43 weeks ago
When the Great Chicago Fire raged furiously, killing 300 people in early October 1871, more than 100,000 residents were left homeless. Chicago...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 2 days ago
When envisioning the Ozarks, most people think of the hills and hollows of northern Arkansas and southern Missouri. In fact, the same geological...
Carla Carlton
- 4 years 18 weeks ago
On May 1, the Belle of Louisville met the Belle of Cincinnati for the 52nd running of the Kentucky Derby Festival Great Steamboat Race. Spectators of...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 26 weeks ago
Ten years ago I wrote about sailing with “Windjammer” through the U.S. and British Virgin Islands and titled the story, “Sailing...
Irene Middleman Thomas
- 4 years 34 weeks ago
Shhh…! As a long-time Colorado resident, I hesitated a bit writing this. An avid skier, I’d never before skied anywhere but my own state...
Kristen K. Tucker
- 4 years 43 weeks ago
Don’t typecast Branson, Mo. Though its Ozark mountain beauty, down-home attitude, entertainment galore, and unabashed love for God and country...
Jim Winnerman
- 5 years 27 weeks ago
Nearly 125,000 American servicemen and servicewomen are interred in 24 American military cemeteries in eight overseas nations. Yet probably the most...
Paul Leingang
- 5 years 35 weeks ago
There’s a reason you get a flashlight with your room key at Canyon of the Eagles Park and Resort. It’s just a little more than an hour...
Jim Winnerman
- 5 years 44 weeks ago
"Red rock fever” is how visitors of Sedona, Ariz., describe their attitude toward returning to this high desert town, which has an...