When Barry Vaudrin goes on a cruise, he packs the usual smart casual wardrobe, swimsuit and vacation excitement. He also...
Updated: November 17, 2012, - 01:17 PM
Our 16th president spent most of his adult life in Springfield, Ill. Given its sites and museums devoted to the man, there's no better place to get to know him.
Updated: November 10, 2012, - 02:10 PM
The effects of Hurricane Sandy will be felt for a long time, and not just on the ravaged ground -- also in the air. Flights to the East Coast will be packed, as airlines accommodate fliers who had been scheduled on the more than 16,000 flights canceled because of last week's storm.
Updated: November 03, 2012, - 03:58 PM
The American Queen steamboat is back on the mighty Mississippi, offering cruises and a dose of nostalgia.
Updated: October 13, 2012, - 03:40 PM
Life through the eyes of a young Norwegian boy, after his mother leaves his father and moves to Oslo.
Updated: September 29, 2012, - 03:29 PM
I sat at the table altering my gaze between the food on my plate and the view out the window....
Updated: September 22, 2012, - 04:45 PM
As the Travel editor, I sometimes get to play travel agent (sort of), when readers ask me where they should...
Updated: September 15, 2012, - 02:23 PM
A trip to Winona last autumn turned up touches of color in the treetops and beyond.
Updated: September 10, 2012, - 08:35 AM
Pristine land on the southeastern shore of Lake Vermilion, near Ely, takes shape as Minnesota's newest state park.
Updated: September 03, 2012, - 05:40 PM