Articles By: Michele H

Boston Bound: A Guide for Exploring Beantown

By Michele Herrmann LG Section Editor Lately Boston is getting more screen time (as seen in The Town, The Departed, and Fever Pitch) but the city maintains a diverse blend of attractions. This New England destination offers plenty: art and science museums, public park settings, institutes of higher learning,...
March 28th, 2011 | City Travel, Destinations, Getting There, Ideas, Massachusetts, Sports & Games, United States | Read More

Safety Tips for Women Travelers – How to Stay Safe on the Road

By Michele Herrmann LG Section Editor Many articles and resources on personal safety tout different measures one should take when traveling. Here are some additional tidbits–perhaps new advice or friendly reminders–to consider when preparing for your next destination. Before You Go 1) Brush...
March 10th, 2011 | Health & Safety | Read More

5 Ways to Protect Your Hair during Winter Travel

The not-so-sexy side of winter means chapped lips, flaky skin, and yes, static-prone tendrils. Harsh outdoor elements, indoor heating systems and certain styling tools can suck moisture right out of your hair. Here are five tips from haircare professionals on how to best protect your tresses while traveling...
January 6th, 2011 | Spa & Beauty | Read More

How to Plan the Perfect (and Safe!) Getaway: 5 Tips for Women

How to Plan the Perfect (and Safe!) Getaway: 5 Tips for Women
When you start planning a trip, it’s easy to get excited.  Excitement and anticipation are a good thing. But, remember to keep your head–as well as your allotted time and budget–grounded in reality. Travel isn’t always easy, cheap, or the most feasible, but it’s doable...
November 18th, 2010 | Finances & Savings, Health & Safety, Leaving & Coming Home, Passports & Visas | Read More

Things to Do in Massachusetts | New England Series Fall Finale

Things to Do in Massachusetts | New England Series Fall Finale
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann For Massachusetts, Boston...
October 21st, 2010 | Extras, Tours & Attractions | Read More

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Maine

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Maine
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann Maine is a summer vacation...
October 7th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, Maine | Read More

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Vermont

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Vermont
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann Vermont is an outdoor...
September 23rd, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Backpacking & Trekking, Vermont | Read More

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in New Hampshire

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in New Hampshire
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann New Hampshire has its rugged...
September 9th, 2010 | Extras, New Hampshire | Read More

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Rhode Island

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Rhode Island
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann Rhode Island may be the...
August 26th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, City Travel, Featured, Parties, Festivals & Events, Rhode Island, Wildlife & Animals | Read More

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Connecticut

New England Weekend Getaways: Things to Do in Connecticut
New England is best known for its fall foliage but the region has plenty of natural attractions to see this time of year. From Maine to Massachusetts, this mini-series highlights what each of its states has to offer outdoors while the weather is still warm. By Michele Herrmann From the Gold Coast...
August 12th, 2010 | Adventure Travel, Tours & Attractions, Wildlife & Animals | Read More