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Mighty Susquehanna

The Susquehanna is a shallow river that flows about 440 miles, from Cooperstown to the Chesapeake Bay. Nearly 200...

Mighty Susquehanna
posted on: Jun 28, 2011 | author: Robin Van Auken

Kilmainham Gaol

Kilmainham Gaol is a former prison, located in Kilmainham in Dublin, which is now a museum. It has been run since the...

Kilmainham Gaol
posted on: Dec 24, 2010 | author: Lance Van Auken

Newport in the Winter

NEWPORT, RI – Seagulls surf the bitter wind off Narragansett Bay as a lone lobster boat chugs home. By January, the...

Newport in the Winter
posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: Robin Van Auken

Head for Mile Marker Zero

KEY WEST— It is time for the annual migration of snowbirds. Houses are secured, SUVs are packed, and neighbors are...

Head for Mile Marker Zero
posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: Robin Van Auken

Snorkeling the Tortugas

DRY TORTUGAS – If you can swim – okay, if you can float – then you can snorkel and the best snorkeling in North...

Snorkeling the Tortugas
posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: Robin Van Auken

Where Is the Best Boat Show?

MIAMI BEACH – The traffic had stalled on Collins Avenue, also known as A1A. Drivers didn’t seem to mind; their eyes...

Where Is the Best Boat Show?
posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: Robin Van Auken

Visit Annapolis Offseason

ANNAPOLIS, MD – If winter winds on Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island aren’t your cup of tea, then consider heading...

Visit Annapolis Offseason
posted on: May 31, 2010 | author: Robin Van Auken

Greenwich: Where Time Begins

GREENWICH, England – This is where East meets West. This also is where Time begins and when the New Year begins, this...

Greenwich: Where Time Begins
posted on: Dec 21, 2008 | author: Robin Van Auken

Your Ticket to Rome

ROME, Italy – Despite best intentions to relax and to slowly wander the city and ruins, a visit to Rome is guaranteed...

Your Ticket to Rome
posted on: Dec 21, 2007 | author: Robin Van Auken