Eisenhower’s Estate – Awesome & Authentic

While covering travel, I've explored quite a few Presidential sites in the United States.  I've seen libraries, burial grounds, childhood homes, statues - and on it goes.  The Eisenhower National Historic Site in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania...

Making History Fun In Fishers, Indiana

When Cathy Ferree drives into work each morning - she looks for the giant red helium balloon floating above Conner Prairie Interactive History Park.  "Oh good, we're flying today" says Ferree who is Vice President...

Mr. Ed’s Elephant Museum

You've heard me say over and over again that there's a museum for anything and everything in this country.   It's all part of what makes road trips across America so much fun - stumbling upon...

Volunteers Key To Huntsville’s Botanical Garden

During my personal tour of the beautiful Huntsville Botanical Garden - there was one thing that kept coming up again and again.  Volunteers are the driving force behind what makes this such a special place. Unlike...

Stax Museum Of American Soul Music

There's a reason more songs include Memphis in lyrics than any other city in America. (Sorry, New York City)  This place just oozes music.  While Sun Studio and the Elvis story may get most of...

The Studio That Changed The World

There's a lot to like about taking a tour of Sun Studio in Memphis.  For one - it's the best tour of an actual legendary recording studio in America.  It's authentic, it's gritty, it's real. ...

Museum Of Discovery

A short walk away from the Clinton Presidential Library and in the heart of a new and thriving downtown Little Rock, Arkansas is the Museum of Discovery.  It's more than just a science museum and...

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

During a recent visit to Kansas City I stopped by the incredible Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Some important background info - I don't usually enjoy art museums.  I find that most people working in art museums...

Kentucky Horse Park

When you think of Kentucky - chances are you think of horses.  The old line "there must be something in the water" really does ring true when it comes to why horses are prevalent in...

Houston Museum District

During my recent visit to Houston, Texas I spent a good chunk of my time exploring many of the great institutions that make up the Houston Museum District.   I mentioned it as one of the...

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