A visit to Greater Palm Springs during Modernism Week with a sampling of the art, the architecture, the nightlife, and the outdoor recreation.
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Derry is an historic walled city in Northern Ireland which hosts the Foyle Maritime Festival and many other events each year.
Waking Up in Warsaw, Poland: Polish Airlines’ Dreamliner Experience By Stephen Hartshorne GoNOMAD Associate Editor I thought I was dreaming. There I was in Newark Airport and the fire engines were spraying water on a jetliner. Then I was on board the plane, but I wasn’t jammed into a narrow seat the way I usually […]
Saving the Grande Dame of the Syracuse Skyline By Stephen Hartshorne GoNOMAD Associate Editor I just returned from a delightful visit to Syracuse, New York, touring the city’s historic neighborhoods, visiting museums and galleries, sampling the fruits of local vineyards and orchards, and chowing down on some of the finest vittles I have ever eaten. […]
The SAQ New France Festival in Quebec City, where 30,000 costumed revelers celebrate the first French presence in North America. By Stephen Hartshorne GoNOMAD Associate Editor “Le canard, le saumon, et le couchon Ont donne leur vies Pour provider mon bon petit dejeuner Au Chateau Frontenac.” “The duck, the salmon, and the pig Have given […]
Luxury and Convenience in Downtown Toronto By Stephen Hartshorne Associate Editor If there’s a formula for a great hotel stay, it would have to include a few key factors: a great city, a lively neighborhood, top-notch restaurants, and super service. I had a chance to visit two superb hotels in Toronto: the Hazelton in Yorkville […]
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: A Popular Family Travel Destination for 6,000 Years By Stephen Hartshorne GoNOMAD Associate Editor If travel blogs had existed two thousand years ago, the headline about Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, would have read, “Come for the barbeque, stay for the berries.” People from many First Nations tribes have been gathering here for more than six […]
Underground Boston: The Hub’s Best-Kept Secrets By Stephen Hartshorne Millions of people visit Boston and Cambridge every year to see its many historic and cultural attractions. It’s really a splendid city, and I’m not just saying that because I’m from there. It’s a very walkable city with friendly neighborhoods, great architecture, fabulous food and lots of […]
Asheville, North Carolina: A Happening Mountain Town By Stephen Hartshorne GoNOMAD Associate Editor I’m known around the office as the guy who turns down trips to Paris and Madrid and spends a week at a bed and breakfast in Maine. Like many New Englanders, I believe we have everything you could want right here. […]
Richmond and Charlottesville VA: The Film Lovers’ Tour By Stephen Hartshorne GoNOMAD Associate Editor The Boston Boy just got back from a fun-filled trip to Virginia that focused on the state’s status as a rapidly-growing center of the movie and television industries. I learned a lot about moviemaking, saw lots of great films, dined like […]