Cruise Corner

The Princess Cruise Line treats you like royalty

July 25, 2017

Come back refreshed in heart, mind, and soul Pampering, relaxation, and adventure are all hallmarks of a cruising vacation. But, first, there are decisions to be made. Which cruise line? Which ship? Which itineraries? Our […]

Challenge

Choosing an Outer Banks vacation home

July 25, 2017

While there are a variety of accommodations available along the Outer Banks of North Carolina, vacation home rentals are among the most numerous. Jackie Hill, of Sun Realty, offers some tips that can make the […]

Culture

Spice up wintertime with films and music

February 15, 2017

Film festivals are a great way to see many cutting-edge films in a short time from a wide variety of sources. The filmmakers are often on hand to host screenings and answer questions. Virginia, Washington, […]

Destinations

On the Radio: Where you feel safest of all

January 28, 2017

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of Jan. 28: Buckle up and go find your next ride […]

Cruise Corner

“The Big Easy” is a fascinating STOP

January 11, 2017

It’s truly an interesting nickname: “The Big Easy.” On the one hand, the casual and relaxed attitude fits the name well. On the other hand, New Orleans is vibrant destination with an explosion of experiences […]

Culture

Holiday happenings in the Mid-Atlantic and elsewhere

December 10, 2016

Christmas celebrations are in full swing all over the United States, as communities stage light displays, craft shows, musical concerts, theatrical productions, parades, dinners — even strolls — to mark the season. Boston’s Freedom Trail […]