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Rialto Square Theatre, Joliet, Illinois
There is a road that is certainly among the most famous in the entire world, one that symbolizes the American dream of freedom like no other: Route 66. This Mother Road begins here in Illinois. I made a stop in Joliet and discovered some great attractions during my tour of Route 66.
Starved Rock State Park, Oglesby, Illinois
Route 66 is such an iconic road, reminiscent of the days of family road trips, milkshakes, hot rods, Buddy Holly and James Dean. I can imagine traveling cross country on Route 66, absorbed in the music, scenery and with a care-free disposition! Even though I am only sampling a small part of Route...
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Literally built into the side of the Ozark Mountains, the tiny village of Eureka Springs is a charming collection of Victorian architecture and higgledy-piggledy streets snaking past cliff-clinging homes, confounding new visitors. Folks easily fall in love with this place, so appealingly...
Downtown, Aurora Illinois
As I walk along the Fox River on a pleasant fall afternoon, the side streets of Aurora exude an idyllic suburban calm. Along with quaint homes with cute gardens, I pass a small church, then head into bustling downtown Aurora. It feels like the downtown of a big city to me, with its sophisticated...
Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede
A viva-Las-Vegas for good clean fun, Branson is a little bitty Ozarks town of 7,000 that attracts seven million people every year to 100 glitzy shows in 49 theatres on its own neon-studded ‘Strip’. But with headliner acts like Andy Williams and Ukrainian-born American comedian Yakov Smirnoff, the...
Times Square in New York City
Times Square is the most recognisable intersection in the world, a six-block stretch where Broadway and Seventh Avenue cross, creating a heady vortex of light and energy. Over the years, it's been a stage for some of the most enduring images in American history, from Alfred Eisenstaedt's 1945 Life...
Roanoke Island
More than 30 years before the Mayflower dropped anchor in Massachusetts, a group of about 120 British immigrants, led by Sir Walter Raleigh, established a settlement on Roanoke Island, in North Carolina’s fabled Outer Banks . Part of the fun in visiting Roanoke Island and its main town of Manteo is...
Rockefeller Center Christmas tree
New York is crazy for Christmas. It's a time when the city is at its most beautiful, strung with lights, bundled for winter and brimming with the warmth of human kindness—as long as you steer clear of the last-minute Christmas shopping mania.
Hudson Valley in New York
In 1609, Dutch explorer Henry Hudson sailed up the river that now bears his name, looking for passage to the Orient's riches. He didn't find it, but he did uncover one of the most scenic waterways in the world. Two hundred years later, Robert Fulton first launched the steamboat on its waters in...
El teatro Guthrie en Minneapolis, Minnesota
In a city already known for a lively arts scene, Minneapolis never stops showing the love. Year after year, the city continues its generous per capita support of civic culture, with several of its venerable theatres and art museums having undergone large expansions over the last few years.
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