Monthly Archives: September 2012

A Day At The Renaissance Faire – Knights, Pirates, Lords and Ladies

At the Renaissance Festival, lords and ladies of the realm stroll in splendid velvet and brocade finery alongside flamboyant characters,faeries, ladies-in-waiting, pirates, knights, tavern wenches and rogues.

American History, The Civil War and The Emancipation Proclamation

For American history buffs, 2012 is a significant year in our nation’s history. It marks the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and for African Americans, the "Glorious March to Liberty.." If an American history road trip is a part of your fall travel plans, consider a visit to these locations.

Autumn Leaves From Coast to Coast

When the seasons, the weather and the leaves change, the leaf-peepers come out to play. They head for the hills, valleys and forests to view autumn foliage in all its colorful splendor.