Top Things To Do In Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls State Park Niagara Falls….. Those 2 words instantly evoke thoughts of majestic and powerful waterfalls.  The Falls have long been a popular destination for Newlyweds and tourists alike, and for good reason.  Nothing can prepare you for how

Spotsylvania Battlefield: A Living History Event

Seeking Living History The Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania National Park Service recently hosted a living history event at the Spotsylvania Battlefield, commemorating the Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse during the Civil War.  The NPS does a great job offering different events, for all types

Biltmore Estate- the Beauty of the Gilded Age

Biltmore Estate and Vanderbilt Grandeur The Vanderbilt family is one of the oldest, and most wealthiest families in American history.  The Vanderbilt Patriarch, Cornelius Vanderbilt, amassed his fortune through inland water trade and the railroad in the early to mid

James Monroe Museum

James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library I recently stumbled across the James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library quite by accident.  I stopped to visit the Masonic cemetery next door and notice a large Entrance sign sitting adjacent the cemetery.  The

Alum Spring Park- From Dinosaurs to Duels

Amazing History at Alum Spring Park Preserved sandstone that has been here since the Dinosaurs roamed the Earth, Civil War history, 2 duels, and George Washington? Say whaaaaat?  You had me at Dinosaur! Try and Try Again I found Alum

Historical Fredericksburg

Enjoying Historical Fredericksburg Many of the adventure posts recently have been in and around historical Fredericksburg, Virginia, and for good reason.  Fredericksburg is rich with Adventuring opportunities.  This past weekend, I decided to venture into downtown Fredericksburg to enjoy a