July Artisan of the Month: Mark McCrum

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There is something about art - good art - that calls to us. When I see a landscape that is particularly well done, I feel like I was there - catching the mood, basking in the sunset. One of my very favorite artists is one I've just discovered, Mark McCrum. His watercolors are just incredible - extraordinary paintings of places around the world.


Montreal for Nouveau-bies

by Brian Westbye / Jun 30, 2008 /
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Je ne parle pas Francais.

Step into History along the Ohio

by Betty Jo Riggs / Jun 30, 2008 /
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The Jefferson Hotel: Richmond's Gem...and a Great Deal

by Lexa Pennington / Jun 28, 2008 /
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With gas prices being so high, many U.S. travelers are choosing to travel closer to home, or visit areas in the U.S. instead of heading overseas.


YOTEL: A New Solution for Weary Travelers

by Bert Maxwell / Jun 28, 2008 /
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Hidden Treasures: Two Rather Old Men in Pakistan’s Hunza Valley

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“This is Osama bin Laden,” the driver said matter-of-factly, knowing I was American and pointing to his bearded friend in the passenger seat. I gave the man’s friend a good look and placed my hand on his shoulder before saying, “Great, we’ve been looking for you!”


Mull of Kintyre Music Festival

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Mull of Kintyre Music Festival


 Love Scotland? Love Music? Have we got a festival for you!

The 16th Mull of Kintyre Music Festival will be held August 21-24, 2008, in Campbeltown.  The Mull of Kintyre Music Festival is the regions top cultural event, attracting visitors from all over the world.  The music is focused mostly around the traditional music of Scotland and Ireland.