A recent getaway to northern Vermont landed Mary and I in Saratoga Springs, right off the New York Throughway for an overnighter. What’s there? Plenty!
Imagine a land so rugged and breathtakingly majestic that, even today, the waterways provide the clearest path through the dense forest.
Forts have guarded the portals of American settlements since the earliest days of the nation’s colonial history. But they hold greater symbolism on Independence Day, when the glow of fireworks lights up the stars and stripes.
Getaways can be relaxing and recharging. Here’s an ideal spot for one.
It’s time for a change-up, to pick another spot where we’ll find new faces and hopefully, new stories! Here are a few of my own “change-ups,” ventured into over the past year or two at the shore and the bay.
There’s a magnetic lure to the Caribbean: lazy days, perhaps sailing over coral waters under a blue sky. Or maybe zoning out at a beach bar. In summer, the prices plunge.
You can get a drink in any bar, but there are very few that will produce the kind of stories your kids will tell when asked about Mom and Dad. Join me in this second installment of storied watering holes.
Remember, savvy travelers do not live by GPS alone!
When you take off for a summer getaway that involves boats and the water, the last thing on anyone’s mind is a tragedy. It’s all about fun and sun. But there is one group of […]
Have you noticed how many of those smiling servers at dockside restaurants in South Jersey have interesting foreign accents?
Beaches are many things to many people. Here are a few favorites, whether you’re staying in the area or going away this summer.
US Coast Guard veterans often see lives lost or nearly lost. Here are some of their real-life stories that highlight the importance of boating safety.
Where can you experience this airborne rush? Follow me.
To join the crowd or not on Memorial Day Weekend? THAT is the question.
Here’s a pair of first rate charter companies that will get you started on a nautical adventure without the expense of actually buying the boat.