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San Fernando Cathedral - San Antonio, Texas

Visiting The San Fernando Cathedral in San Antonio

One of my travel obsessions is visiting historical sites.  Mansions, museums, ruins and churches.  I love it.  While in San Antonio last Spring the San Fernando Cathedral was high on my list as I...

Exploring Savannah Georgia

While staying in Hilton Head at the end of the Summer we decided to do a day trip to Savannah, Georgia.  A city that has been on my bucket list for a very long...

Take a Tour of The Edsel and Eleanor Ford House

When planning our trip to Detroit this Summer, one of places I wanted to visit the most was the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House. I don't remember how I found it, but I fell in...

Step Back in Time at Greenfield Village

While in the Detroit area a couple weeks ago for a quick vacation our family visited the Ford Campus, which incorporates 5 attractions including The Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village, the IMAX Theater, Henry...

Experience Life in the 1800s At Black Creek Pioneer Village

I love historic sites, but often when I'm trying to teach my boys about how far we've come in the last couple centuries it's hard for them to imagine.  Heck, they can't even grasp...
Doon Heritage Village - Peter Martin Farm

Travel Back 100 years at The Doon Heritage Village

While looking for something to do with the kids last Summer I stumbled upon the Waterloo Region Museum and Doon Heritage Village.  A sprawling 'town', just at the edge of our city, this attraction...

The Cathedral Church Of Saint John the Divine, New York City

Beautiful churches are my kryptonite. There is something about their incredible details, that just stops my heart.  In fact, when I am visiting a city and I will always choose a primeval cathedral over a...

Going Back Two Centuries At George Washington’s Mount Vernon

Built in 1735, George Washington's Mount Vernon is an incredible estate.  What started out as a modest home was transformed over fifty years into an impressive 21 room mansion that was owned by the...

Castle On The River ~ Old Fort Niagara

What started as a trip to see the Tall Ships, has turned into a Summer of learning about the War of 1812 and visiting some of the famous sites in and around our area. ...

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