Gorgeous Travel Blogs to Follow

Spring is here! If you're seeing sunshine, you might also be feeling a touch of spring wanderlust. And if you're dealing with (sigh) still more snow, you've almost definitely got a dream vacation or six in the back of your head. Follow the lead of these blogs for some inspired travel ideas. RETRO ROADMAP ...more
Great picks! I think these are all in my feed reader now! :)more

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: How Did They Just Disappear?

“It’s just like what happened on Lost,” he said.How had I not made that connection?It’s surreal in this day and age, with technology and resources we have available, that it is possible for a Malaysia Airlines 777 plane, carrying 239 people on board, to just disappear....more
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March is for... Women and the Arts

The best thing about March is the annual outpouring of information about women. This year's rich harvest includes some terrific profiles of women's work in photography, theater, and museum leadership. Make no mistake - new ground is being broken here, and we are still seeing many "firsts". ...more
Great idea about the festival. I love it. The amount of female writers/literary artists is not ...more

The Moon and Our Shadow

As we watched the lunar eclipse last week, I joked with my husband that I could see our two shadows on top of the earth’s up there too....more

Best summer travel tips

After a particularly long and nasty winter, spring has finally sprung and folks are planning and taking long-awaited vacations. Whether it’s going home for the upcoming holidays or taking that trip of a lifetime this summer, many of us will be navigating airports around the country. So, how do you breeze through the terminal and to your gate virtually stress-free? Travel Guru Peter Greenberg, host of the Travel Detective on Public Television shares tips to get your vacation off to a great start!...more

Roadtrip Rookies: Before you hit the road...

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Just Like Me

Something strange happened this week. Twice I was in a room filled with people who looked just like me — and it was odd. Nobody with dark skin. Nobody with a Middle Eastern accent. Nobody dressed in their country’s native clothes. Only white people, in white people clothes, having white people conversation — and I was bored. ...more

Highway Story-3

Date: 13-04-2014Location: Haryana Roadways bus, the non-AC one.  Boarded from Shimla, for Delhi at 09:00 pm....more

Personal Space Please

What the heck is wrong with some people?I realize this is a bit of a broad question. A question, that if you are like me, elicits a giant list. A list that continually grows. And, unlike my other lists (to-do lists and such), nothing ever gets checked off or scratched off. Instead, it just grows, festers, and becomes this utterly annoying list that serves no purpose. Sound familiar?For now, just to stay on point, let's ignore that disaster and instead talk about my number one annoyance. The one thing that made me ask that ambiguous question in the first place....more


I’m saying it again : travel ! It’s one of the most important things in life and it can do wonders for you being happy ! We are lucky to be part of a world so big and with so much diversity. The world is beautiful and each person and situation you will encounter can teach you something....more

Trip Tip: Cool Ways to Pack a Cooler

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