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Outdoor Paradise: Missouri’s Lake of the Ozarks

By Vanessa Orr, Jul 01, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today, Advertisers

When visiting Missouri, it’s natural to consider the St. Louis Arch the state’s most amazing man-made attraction.

Make Summer Trips a snAPP with Helpful Travel Apps

By Jennifer Monahan, Jun 01, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today, Advertisers

With summer fast approaching, vacation planning is in full swing. Whether travelers are taking to the air or preparing for epic road trips, these must-have apps can make the journey easier.

Happy Valley Still Hopping During Summer Months

By Vanessa Orr, Jun 01, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today, Advertisers

You might think that there’s not much happening in a college town when summer rolls around. Most of the students are gone, and without the crowds, things are a little quieter.

Pittsburgh International Airport Seeing Rise in Passengers, Nonstop routes

By Vanessa Orr, Jun 01, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today, Advertisers

The airport has undergone such a transformation, in fact, that in 2017 it was named Airport of the Year by Air Transport World, a trade publication for the airport industry.

A Tale of Three Resorts: Finding the Right Place for Your Stay in Puerto Vallarta

By Vanessa Orr, May 01, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today

As a travel writer, I get to stay in a lot of nice places.

Escape the ‘Burgh for Some Outdoor Adventure

By Vanessa Orr, Apr 02, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today

Spring is finally here, which means that it’s time to get outside!

Following Harriet Tubman’s Legacy along Maryland’s Eastern Shore

By Vanessa Orr, Mar 01, 2017, Categories: Travel, Today

Araminta Ross, or “Minty” as she was known, was born into slavery in 1822 in Dorchester County, MD.

Romance, History at Heart of Heidelberg’s Charm

By Vanessa Orr, Jan 30, 2017, Categories: Travel

Young love will always find a way, which is how the Student’s Kiss, created in Heidelberg, Germany, came to be.

Flying and Fighting Zombies in Valley Forge, PA

By Vanessa Orr, Jan 01, 2017, Categories: Travel

Holding my laser machine gun at the ready, I slowly rounded the corner of the dingy shower room, trying to spot the crazed toys and creepy zombies that I knew were lying in wait.

The Laid-back Life: Visiting San Luis Obispo County, CA

By Vanessa Orr, Dec 01, 2016, Categories: Travel

There are a lot of cool places to visit in California, but Morro Bay, located in San Luis Obispo County, is one where I could see myself living.

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  • Butterfly Forest

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