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23 July 2019

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MaryAnn DeSantis

Mary Ann DeSantis has written for Style publications since 2006. She was recognized with first-place Florida Press Club Excellence in Journalism Awards for Travel Writing in 2017, 2016, and 2012.
A Country Christmas

A Country Christmas

Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Resort, described as ‘the most Christmassy hotel in the nation’ by the Travel Channel, is a destination…
‘Send Down the Rain’

‘Send Down the Rain’

By Charles Martin. The love story about a Vietnam veteran and his childhood sweetheart carries readers on a journey from…
Near & Far: Panoramic Prague

Near & Far: Panoramic Prague

The 10th-century castle and towers in Prague, Czech Republic, have withstood the test of time and served as extraordinary backdrops…
Waltzing along the Danube 

Waltzing along the Danube 

An extraordinary week on the Viking Vilhjalm proves why river cruising is quickly becoming one of the most popular vacation…
Wild West in St. Pete

Wild West in St. Pete

Move over, Sal (Dali); take a break, Dale (Chihuly). The James Museum of Western & Wildlife Art is St. Petersburg’s…
All aboard!

All aboard!

Amtrak’s passenger service through the Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains provides a relaxing and picturesque ride into the historic railroad city…
Girlfriend getaways

Girlfriend getaways

Getting away with your gal pals is a chance to renew friendships and rejuvenate with fun and relaxation. These locations…
Islands you can drive to

Islands you can drive to

Almost everyone daydreams about vacationing on an island. However, expensive airfares have made flying a nightmare for families—not to mention…
If walls could talk

If walls could talk

New homes are wonderful, but the stories surrounding historical homes are priceless and worth preserving.  Many towns have beautiful, centuries-old…
Off the beaten path

Off the beaten path

Discover the worlds of Faulkner, Twain, and Uncle Remus. The best part of travel is discovering unexpected gems, whether it’s…
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