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December 6, 2010

I've updated my Marin Headlands and Point Bonito Lighhouse pages and added an article and photos on The Marine Mammal Center.

October 29, 2010

My Napa Valley Hotels page was redone in the new design with new copy and photos.
A photo of wine grapes, ready for harvest and hanging on a very old vine was added to the Napa Valley page.

October 22, 2010

My Napa Valley Wine Tours page was updated today with redesign, interactive map to seven destinations in the valley and several photos and panoramas.

October 18, 2010

The Napa Valley town of Yountville has been completely revised with new copy, new pictures and an interactive map to nineteen winery or wine bar/shop articles.

October 5, 2010

One additional downtown Napa, California winery tasting room, X Winery, was added today.

September 22, 2010

The Chicago History Museum is well worth a visit. Our new page covers its history and exhibits.

September 21, 2010

Lincoln Park in Chicago, Illinois is home to both the Lincoln Park Zoo and the Lincoln Park Conservatory. Our new page has pictures and information about both.

September 17, 2010

Two winery tasting rooms were added to the Napa, California page list today; Robert Craig Winery and Twenty Rows Wine Tasting.

September 15, 2010

Napa, California rivals San Francisco for the number of Victorian Mansions and historic homes—many of which have been converted to bed and breakfasts. Just added a well illustrated article on Napa’s Historic Homes, Victorian Inns and Bed and Breakfasts.

September 9, 2010

A celebration of the completion of the Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge at Hoover Dam is scheduled for October 16, 2010. I've added information and a photo to my Hoover Dam page.

September 8, 2010

The National Gallery of Art on the National Mall in Washington D.C. has an amazing collection including the only painting by Leonardo da Vinci in America. My page includes seven photos and information about who donated the buildings, the architects and more.

September 7, 2010

Budget friendly, multi-day package tours (bus transportation plus hotel accommodations) from New York City to many popular destinations in Canada and the U.S. are now available.

August 30, 2010

Four additional wine bar/winery tasting room profiles with pictures were added to the Napa, California article and map today.

August 13, 2010

All new Napa, California page with history, historical buildings, winery and wine bar details including an interactive map and many photos.

July 30, 2010

An illustrated story about the Aquarium of the Bay at Pier 39 in San Francisco was added today.

July 23, 2010

Information about Radio City Music Hall in NYC's Rockefeller Center and a link to purchase tickets to the Radio City Music Hall Stage Door Tour were posted today.

July 19, 2010

With the new Sonoma State Historic Park article posted last week I have now updated the Sonoma California article with all new copy, photos and a dozen linked winery and wine tasting room pages.

July 15, 2010

Sixteen photos illustrate our new Sonoma State Historic Park article with Sonoma Mission, Sonoma Barracks, Toscano Hotel, Lachryma Montis (General Vallejo's home) and more.

July 8, 2010

Fourteen photos illustrate the new article about Rooftop Bars in Chicago.

July 7, 2010

Photos from Truchard Vineyards in Napa's Carneros AVA added.

July 5, 2010

I added a photo today of the Cincinnati, Ohio bridge that served as a prototype to the Brooklyn Bridge in Manhattan.

July 2, 2010

Information about and photos of the Wonder Wheel, the annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade and a panorama of the beach at Coney Island were added today.

June 25, 2010

Two photos and information about the newly opened Brooklyn Bridge Park were added to my Brooklyn Bridge page.

June 24, 2010

I added a new photo of the High Line—the NYC park on an abandoned elevated railway—to my Chelsea page today.

May 29, 2010

The number of wineries and acres of vineyards in San Luis Obispo County on the Central Coast of California is exploding. An illustrated overview article on Paso Robles AVA and Edna Valley AVA wineries was added today.

May 24, 2010

A new Los Carneros article was posted today with all new pictures, panoramas, an interactive map and twenty winery profiles. Carneros overlaps the southern end of the Sonoma and Napa Valleys in California's wine country.

May 4, 2010

The 94th floor Skydeck at the 100 story tall John Hancock Center in Chicago is a popular tourist destination. Experience the "Windy City" or watch the sunset.

May 2, 2010

The Livermore Valley of California was one of the first areas in the state to produce wine. Over 40 Livermore Valley Wineries are profiled with pictures and a winery map.

April 9, 2010

The Skydeck and especially the new Ledge at the Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) in Chicago IL with visitors and residents. Five photos illustrate this new article.

April 8, 2010

A Cannery Row page has been added to the site with several pictures of locations from John Steinbeck's novel of the same name. The Monterey page was also updated.

April 6, 2010

In a further refinement of the Monterey, California section of the site I've broken the Monterey Bay Aquarium out onto a separate page and added a page on Monterey History with recent pictures of Monterey State Historic Park.

April 2, 2010

The San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival is held on Treasure Island and in Clipper Cove annually. My Dragon Boat Festival page design and copy were updated with new and newly optimized photo pages added.

March 29. 2010

Oak Park, a west-side suburb of Chicago IL, is home to the Frank Lloyd Wright historic neighborhood, Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Home and Museum and more.

March 23, 2010

The first of the updated Wine Country pages is up! The Silverado Trail not only has new copy, pictures and layout to match the rest of the updated site, but now has almost 50 linked winery articles and an interactive map to the wineries.

March 9, 2010

An updated and redesigned San Francisco North Beach neighborhood (Little Italy) page with nine photo pages was just uploaded.

February 28, 2010

An updated and revised Presidio in San Francisco page along with a dozen photos of historic buildings, views of the Golden Gate Bridge, 300 year old cannon and a WW II Memorial were posted today.

February 26, 2010

There is a lively Dance scene in Chicago. Dance in Chicago covers places to see performances or attend open classes for Ballet, Contemporary or World Dance.

February 23, 2010

Printers Row in Chicago, Illinois has historic architecture, several colleges, Harold Washington Library Center and Dearborne Station, the first intercity train depot in the downtown area.

February 20, 2010

Chicago, Illinois is known as the birthplace of the skyscraper. Skyscraper City profiles nine iconic highrises in the windy city and includes ten full size photo pages.

February 18, 2010

I added a dramatic photo of the setting sun illuminating Horse Tail Fall in Yosemite National Park. This photo of what some are calling a Natural Firefall was shot yesterday.

February 15, 2010

Two related pages, one new and one revised and updated with lots of additional information and photos were added today: Cow Hollow and Union Street is new. It is in San Francisco's Marina District which has been updated.

February 14, 2010

Additional historic houses and Victorian houses familiar to viewers of movie and TV shows Mrs. Doubtfire and Party of Five have been added to the San Francisco Pacific Heights page.

February 11, 2010

Todays addition to is an article and two pictures about the Chicago Bears home stadium, Soldier Field.

February 10, 2010

Chicago's Magnificent Mile is a section of Michigan Avenue known for shopping at department stores upscale shops, restaurants, landmarks and entertainment.

February 8, 2010

Todays addition to the site is an article with a couple of pictures about the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.

February 2, 2010

A new destination has been added to the site. Chicago, Illinois is the largest inland city in the United States, attracting as may as 45 million visitors a year. The section launches with a dozen pages and more than 65 photos. Many more will be added over the next weeks and months.

January 23, 2010

Eight new or re-optimized photos and five panoramas illustrate the updated and redesigned page for the historic Victorian greenhouse—the Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park page.

January 13, 2010

Washington National Cathedral is the sixth largest cathedral in the world. Pictures and history.

January 8, 2010

I've added a photo of London Bridge in Lake Havasu City, Arizona to my page on London Bridges in the London England destination on

January 5, 2010

A page about the United States Botanical Garden was added to the Washington DC section today with pictures including the Conservatory and National Garden.
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