Traveling to the “Stars”

Astronomy, night sky, Joshua Tree National Park, Cherry Springs State Park, Big Bend National Park, Badlands, White Tank Mountain Regional Park, myriad of colors, brilliant skies

  Traveling to the “Stars” by Amy Lignor   Astronomy can be daunting if you’re just starting out. After all, there’s a whole universe out there to see. The best way to begin, however, is not by investing in those expensive telescopes. Instead, simply travel to the most amazing areas in all of America and […]

Hidden Adventures for the Budget Conscious

Katmai National Park, take a break, Grand Teton National Park, Carlsbad Caverns State Park, Big Bend National Park, Death Valley, Smoky Mountain National Park

  Hidden Adventures for the Budget Conscious by Amy Lignor   It is a fact: There is never any money for travel. We all have those bills that just keep coming. In fact, there are some months it seems like they are coming even faster than the month before. But everyone – every person, every […]

Travel: Leaving the Commonplace Behind

travel to the fascinating, not just for Halloween, Shanghai Tunnels, Old Town Tatu, Clinton Road, beauty and culture, spice it up

  Travel: Leaving the Commonplace Behind By Amy Lignor   What is the definition of a vacation? Well, there are those living in the snow who believe their vacation should come along with the warmest beach and a few fancy drinks with little umbrellas in them so they can relax before heading back to the […]

Vacations…Underground

bootlegging industry, caves, Bunker Palace, NORAD, summer vacation ideas, Seattle Underground, Wieliczka Salt Mine, Underground Great Wall

  Vacations…Underground by Amy Lignor   There are millions of spots to visit and sites to see around the world when it comes to vacation time; however, there are also those you can’t necessarily “see.” In this world of digital technology and highly imaginative architecture that creates buildings that are higher and more “glitzy” than […]

Architecture in America That Would Make Frank Lloyd Wright Proud

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  Architecture in America That Would Make Frank Lloyd Wright Proud by Amy Lignor There is a brand new headline when it comes to an innovative new building; a building that the creator hopes to construct in America. It is a design that looks stunning on paper, however, it is also a design that is […]

Where to Vacation? Go Big or Stay Home!

create memories, gateway to the world, Germany, backpacking, go BIG, the place to be, Ecuador, Morocco, India

  Where to Vacation? Go Big or Stay Home! by Amy Lignor We speak about luxury vacations, budget vacations, vacations that are fun for the kids, and many more areas of travel at this time of year. But there is also a category that many do not touch upon because they “assume” it is far […]

New Museums & Exhibits Boost Travel in 2017

amazing exhibits, expos, largest museum, Disney, Museum of the American Revolution, sneak peek, Victoria & Albert Museum, Institute of Contemporary Art, the forbidden forest, Harry Potter

  New Museums & Exhibits Boost Travel in 2017 by Amy Lignor   It is true that after a while the “same-old, same-old” gets, well…more than old. Finding a place to visit that is new, fresh and filled with fun for the family can grow into one heck of a research project. But some old […]

“The Purple Isle” is Calling!

Islamorada, Florida, paradise on earth, Art Walk, Long Key State Park, Windley Key Fossil Reef Geological State Park, ICE Amphitheater, History of Diving Museum

  “The Purple Isle” is Calling! Welcome to Islamorada, Florida by Amy Lignor   When a vacationer dreams of visiting that perfect location with stunning sunsets, amazing food, and deep blue waters decorated with the most extraordinary coral reefs on this planet, it is a fact that they run to their cell phones and computers […]

With the Kids in the Car “Road Trips” are Out the Window

National Lampoon’s Vacation, Grand Canyon, Disney, Death Valley, Destin, Florida, London, NYC, world's largest ferris wheel

  With the Kids in the Car “Road Trips” are Out the Window by Amy Lignor   Travel…with kids. The one thing that most all parents will agree upon is the fact that heading out on the road with kids for a relaxing holiday is a big mistake. Did you ever see the movie National […]

Perfect Vacation Spots in Small Town, USA

Ferndale, Mount Airy, unforgettable memories , Gibsonton, Ligonier, Santa Claus, Indiana, where Superman lives, save money, quirkiest

Perfect Vacation Spots in Small Town, USA by Amy Lignor   Yes, big cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Seattle, as well as Orlando always rate as being perfect vacation spots to travel to in the U.S. of A. But, oddly enough, small towns are out there littering the road maps that are fun […]