Cruise Corner

SIZE OF cruise ships truly amazing

May 16, 2017

  Large ships come with a host of amenities, and as their length, width, and number of staterooms climb, so do the variety of offerings. While the one-upmanship battle between cruise lines seems to have […]


TripBeatSM: Vacation to your heart’s content

May 12, 2017

  TripBeatSM makes it easy, convenient, and affordable to search and book resort vacations by providing access to more than 2,400 resort condo rental properties in desirable destinations in approximately 90 countries.  The properties offer […]


The sound of running water

May 1, 2017

When you go to Ricketts Glen State Park in the far northern reaches of Columbia County for a hike, you might think it is about the walk, but it is not. It is about the […]


Fun reigns at the Virginia Renaissance Faire

May 1, 2017

Before there was Jamestown, there was Elizabeth’s England. When Elizabeth Tudor came to the throne in 1558, her country was nearly bankrupt after grinding years of war overseas and fiscal mismanagement at home. Unemployment was […]