Street art mural showing colorful figures on the Tobacco Soho Building in Winston Salem NC

22 Fun Things to Do in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has the feeling of a small town wrapped in a big city. Once known for its industries like tobacco and textiles, Winston-Salem has broadened its appeal as a center of art, culture, and food while still paying homage to its past.

Wine bottles from Becker Vineyards, one of the largest Fredericksburg wineries

13 Wineries in Fredericksburg Not to Miss

Texas may not be the first place you think of for high-quality wine from the US. But you’d be missing out. These eight wineries offer remarkable scenery and award-winning wines.

Scenes from Mayberry painted on a wall in Mt Airy NC

14 Things to Do in Mount Airy, North Carolina

Mount Airy, North Carolina–affectionately known as Mayberry–was Andy Griffith’s hometown and the inspiration for the setting of The Andy Griffith Show. This charming town offers good eats, excitement in the great outdoors, and unexpected history lessons, with a bit of moonshine thrown in.

Old Town Riga Latvia skyline – seeing it is one of the best things to do in Riga Latvia

Fun Things to Do in Riga to Make the Most of Your Trip

Riga is a brilliant mix of old and new. On a walk through this lovely city, you could glimpse a 700-year-old church next to a modern store next to a new building that was reconstructed to look old. This blend means there’s something different around every corner and in every square.

Walking along the River Avon is one of the great things to do on a weekend in Bath England

18 Best Things to Do in Bath, England

Over 25 years ago at summer camp, I met a young woman from Bath. She told me stories about a beautiful town in the west of England that had hot springs and looked like it was right out of a movie set. It turns out she wasn’t lying.