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Articles in: Worth the Drive

Trista Lutgring
- 38 weeks 6 days 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
- 48 weeks 3 hours 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
- 1 year 12 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
- 1 year 18 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
- 1 year 30 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
- 1 year 48 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
- 2 years 3 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
- 2 years 12 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
- 2 years 29 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
- 3 years 2 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
- 3 years 28 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
- 4 years 4 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
- 4 years 11 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
- 4 years 29 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...
Jenny McNeece
- 4 years 47 weeks ago
The story of 200-year-old Story, Indiana, is a charming one. Like any beloved tale, its characters adhere themselves to your heart. There’s...
Emily Patton
- 5 years 4 weeks ago
Two new animal additions on loan from the San Diego Zoo have sent Indianapolis into a furry frenzy. For the first time since 2008, koalas join the...
Carla Carlton
- 5 years 12 weeks ago
“Bourbonism” — that’s the term Mayor Greg Fischer has coined for the recent surge of bourbon tourism in Louisville, Kentucky...
Nathan Blackford
- 5 years 38 weeks ago
When Chicago native Kevin Klosowski first came to Santa Claus, Indiana, to visit his girlfriend’s family in 1991, he was intrigued by...
Jessica Able
- 5 years 48 weeks ago
Hungry patrons searching for freshly fried chicken and slow-cooked ribs flock to the Overlook Restaurant, located on a picturesque bluff in...
Nathan Blackford
- 6 years 4 weeks ago
In 1958, 12 years after Santa Claus Land opened, Bill Koch realized the theme park’s guests had nowhere to stay after it closed each night. So...