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By: Bao Ngoc Korea is a well-known tourist destination thanks to its beautiful landscape and fascinating culture. Korea is often associated with spicy kimchi, a cuisine staple. Visiting the country in the summer, tourists can expect moderate weather, with some drizzle,...
Photos and text by Maureen Littlejohn Walking the streets of Syracuse’s historic downtown, I felt as if a Model T or two could come barreling around the corner at any time. Landmark Victorian architecture commanded my eyes, while Underground Railroad...
Philadelphia, founded by William Penn in 1682, is one of the most historic cities in the United States. A hotbed of political activity, Philadelphia is where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were debated and adopted. Tours of...
Images provided by FloridasHistoricCoast.com Florida is a warm haven that attracts many Canadians, along with geese, in the winter. When most of us think about this southern state it is the sandy beaches, leafy everglades and rolling surf that comes...
On January 28, more than a billion people worldwide will begin their festivities to greet the new year. Lunar New Year, also called Chinese New Year or the Spring Festival, is observed on the first day of the year...
Visits to pagodas have long been a religious custom in Vietnam and other Buddhist Asian countries. In this sacred ambience, mortals can find spiritual serenity in contrast with their weary, everyday endeavors. A journey to one of these revered...
For those who pays Autralia a visit when it is in springtime, it is a popular scene to see the purple color of jacaranda appearing everywhere in downtown. Like the famous Japanese cherry blossom, spring comes, and the beauty...
Embraced by the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers and surrounded by dense jungle, the Laotian town of Luang Prabang is one of Asia’s best kept secrets. A town small and quiet enough to be relaxing, it is packed with...
Denver, for me, was always a passing through kind of place. Servicing over 50 million passengers a year, Denver International Airport is the third largest domestic connection network in the United States. That’s why I’d been to Denver often,...
Heidelberg is a fairytale city in West Germany that weaves a spell over you as soon as you arrive. Walking the cobblestone streets of Old Town, you’ll want to duck into picturesque cafes, and curio shops filled with antique...