Visit London’s Historic Anglican Church – Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey has a thousand years of history behind it. It began as a Catholic church established by monks who arrived from France in the 10th century. The English Reformation was the series of...

Halloween Ghost Walk and Run in Oakland Cemetery of Atlanta, GA

The historic Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, GA sponsors several annual Halloween events. One is a night-time candlelit tour of the location, and a 5K run! Are you going to be in the Atlanta, Georgia...

British Library London: Lindisfarne Gospels to Beatles

World's largest library with over 150 million cultural treasures,including around 14 million books, manuscripts and items created before Christ was born. Although the British Library is a contemporary building, built in 1998, the collection...

Traditional British Tramways – Where to Go to See Old Trams

The first generation tramways of Britain have almost all been lost. However, a few interesting survivors remain. Decline and Fall of Traditional Tramways Britain once had an extensive system of traditional electric tramways. They existed...

Look for Boston, Massachusetts Ghosts This Autumn

There are many legends of hauntings around Boston Common, but there are also Rebel Ghosts on George's Island. Visit and see if you can hear them! When one thinks of myths surrounding Boston, Massachusetts,...

Visit London – Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace

When the new guard shows up to take over from the old guard a regimental band entertains, playing everything from military marches to pop songs. Buckingham Palace is the official London residence of the...

Haunted Places in Nashville, Tennessee

From Music City ghosts to train-wrecked spirits that haunt the beautiful old Union Station, Nashville has the history of which legends are made. The capital city of Nashville, Tennessee hosts many ghosts and legends....

Woburn Abbey and Woburn Estate, Bedfordshire, England

Woburn Abbey, within the Woburn Estate, is a superb stately home, surrounded by beautiful gardens and the world famous deer park and Safari park. Woburn Abbey, set in the beautiful Woburn Estate, is one...

Merida is an essential stop on a tour of ‘Essential Spain’

Holiday itineraries of ‘Essential Spain’ rarely include the far-flung city of Merida. Merida’s nightlife is practically nonexistent compared to cosmopolitan Madrid while shopping is centred on life’s necessities unlike fashionable Barcelona. Its streets are...

Alnwick, England’s Historic Border Defense

Explore northern England, Northumberland and the border town of Alnwick and step back into English history. The northern reaches of England are often ignored as visitors to the United Kingdom speed from the bustling...

Vatican Museums, More Than Sacral Art

About 500 years ago the religious fervor of the Vatican was matched only by its love of art and all things beautiful. It was the golden age of Italy’s artistic output, the Italian Renaissance,...

The Churches of Nicaragua: Architectural Treasures

Scattered throughout Nicaragua are many beautifully designed churches that have become symbols of strife, perseverance, hope, and pure devotion. Many travel itineraries to Nicaragua usually include tours of well-known cities like Granada, León, and...

Seeing Santa Fe Through the Eyes of an Author and an Archbishop

Willa Cather's novel, set against a background of Santa Fe's history and landscapes, can add an interesting, if unusual, context for a contemporary trip. In Death Comes for the Archbishop, Willa Cather wrote a...

Sicilian Villas: A Cultural Vacation Through Sicily’s Heritage

The town of Bagheria is situated just 13 km from Palermo, it is named la città delle ville, the city of villas, and for good reason, during the 18th century it became a vacation...

Visit Ireland: Explore County Cork and Kiss the Blarney Stone

The County of Cork is the largest county in Ireland. It has a mild climate and the City of Cork is one of the sunniest places in the country. Cork has an ancient history....

English Palaces: Blenheim Palace, Home of Winston Churchill

Blenheim Palace is England's largest stately home, situated in the beautiful Cotswolds area in the English county of Oxfordshire. It is in the small village of Woodstock, eight miles from the famous university town...

Visit Britain’s Historic Castles – Bamburgh, Northumberland

Visitors come to Northumberland for its ancient castles but centuries ago many of them were fortifications against the Viking raids of the 9th century. During the Anglo Saxon and early medieval period Bamburgh was...

English Castles: Windsor Castle, Only Twenty Miles from London

Throughout its long history, Windsor Castle has changed and evolved according to the whims, tastes, and requirements of its long list of royal inhabitants. It was originally built by William the Conqueror, who reigned...

Meade County Historical Museum – A Kansas Treasure

Many small towns across American have a historical museum. The one in Meade, Kansas is well worth spending time in. See the regular and special exhibits. The city of Meade, Kansas, originally formed in...

Tour Attraction in Scottsdale, Arizona

Don't forget to visit well known attractions like Taliesin West, the winter home of Frank Lloyd Wright in Scottsdale, Arizona on vacation or business trips. Frank Lloyd Wright's way of life is visible throughout...

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