Every winter, many travelers’ thoughts turn to Europe and the traditional Christmas Markets that dot the map from Finland to the Mediterranean, from the Baltics to the British Isles. But where is the American Christkindl Market? read more
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Pop Quiz: Where is the first Independence Day parade in the USA? If you said Gatlinburg, Tennessee, you probably knew it was a trick question. But the answer is honest – every year at the stroke of midnight on the … read more
There is a festival for everything. Really, for everything. Don’t take my word for it, though. Just take a look at these fairs and festivals coming up across the U S of A as we segue into fall. The Humungus … read more
In last week’s post about National Train Day I did whine a bit about the state of passenger rail services in the United States. To be honest, I attended Train Day hoping to find either someone who would hear my … read more