My favorite Los Angeles neighborhoods include Silver Lake, West Hollywood and Koreatown.
In Los Angeles, I visited the grave of Marilyn Monroe – and numerous other celebrities.
At the Griffith Observatory, I found out that I weighed only 55 pounds – on Mercury, that is.
My recent visit to Los Angeles, as heard through the speakers of popular music.
At Sun Studio in Memphis, you can tour “the birthplace of rock & roll.”
The National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis was the most overwhelming museum experience I’ve ever had.
Here’s what to expect at the three-day Beale Street Music Festival, an integral part of the Memphis in May celebration.
Yes, it’s possible to visit Graceland, Elvis Presley’s mansion in Memphis, for free. You can stop by the Meditation Garden and view the graves of Elvis and his family.
Death Valley is quite a different environment than most camping areas, but the national park has plenty of places to set up your tent if you’re interested in that sort of thing.
At 282 feet below sea level, the Badwater Basin in Death Valley is the lowest point in North America. Temperatures regularly exceed 110 degrees here in the summer.
Situated in the mountains of western Nevada, just outside Death Valley National Park, Rhyolite is one of the best-preserved ghost towns in America.
Death Valley National Park actually offers a lot in the way of scenery, including dry salt beds, brilliantly-colored rock and mineral formations, and even – if you can believe it – snow.
When I saw the bizarre macaroni & cheese restaurant, I knew this was a cool neighborhood. The Delmar Loop is the trendy, walkable neighborhood in St. Louis, with funky record shops, a pin-up bowling alley and a walk of fame.
The City Museum in St. Louis is the big giant playground I wish I’d had when I was a kid, with secret passageways, a human-sized hamster wheel and inflatable ball pits.
Free alcohol, in addition to an opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at how some of the world’s most popular beers are made? That’s hard to turn down.
Am I the only one who didn’t realize you can ride to the top of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis?