If you’re looking for a national landmark or park within driving distance of Greater Cincinnati, you have plenty of options.
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No one is trying to topple the Alamo quite yet, but a new revisionist book on the foundational event of Texas history partakes of the iconoclastic spirit of our time.
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When Tuberculosis Patients Quarantined Inside Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave; Leo DeLuca; Smithsonian Magazine
In the early 1840s, believing the air was therapeutic, Kentucky doctor John Croghan ran a consumption sanatorium deep underground…
11 US tourist attraction that live up to the hype: Niagara Falls, Golden Gate Bridge, Grand Canyon; Dave Parfitt; USA Today
Some tourist spots are actually worth standing in line for. FamilyVacationist runs down 11 top spots from the Golden Gate Bridge to Niagara Falls.
The rolling hills of Wisconsin, the Arizona desert, a Pennsylvania nature preserve and the Upper East Side of Manhattan are settings for some of Frank Lloyd Wright’s preeminent achievements.
Enjoy all the perks and activities found on a cruise ship, then disembark and explore the national park of your choice.
3. Taos Pueblo, New Mexico
Founded in: C. 1400
Taos Pueblo is a UNESCO World Heritage site, a National Historic Landmark, and one of a handful of continuously-inhabited cities founded by Native American peoples before the arrival of Europeans to North America. Based on archaeological evidence, researchers believe that Native Americans inhabited the Taos Valley of New Mexico beginning around 900 A.D.
Fully vaccinated passengers venture out on one of the first Alaska cruises since 2020; Alex Pulaski; Chicago Tribune
A week on UnCruise Adventures’ 86-passenger Wilderness Legacy offers views of humpback whales, snow-capped peaks, forest walks and kayaking trips.
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Looking for a bucket-list travel idea? You can’t go wrong with these natural wonders—though you might not believe your eyes, even when you’re right there.
Laying in the middle of the Navajo Nation, reachable only by a dirt road, Chaco Culture National Historical Park is serene, remote, and captivating.
Mount Denali claims the highest elevation in the U.S. at 20,210 feet. Learn what other peaks make up the list of the tallest mountains in the United States
The annual list ranked more than 1,100 destinations on things like sights, culture, food, nightlife and adventure.
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In the ancient Mississippian settlement, vast social events were the founding principle; The Frontier Post
Pity the event planners tasked with managing Cahokia’s wildest parties. A thousand years ago, the Mississippian settlement – on a site near the modern US city of St Louis, Missouri – was renowned for bashes that went on for days. Throngs jostled for space on massive plazas.