Mount Vernon, George Washington’s Beautiful Virginia Estate

  George Washington was not only America’s first president, he was also the general who led the American revolutionaries into battle, ultimately defeating England for independence. This has been forever immortalized with the United States capital named in his honor, along with his face adorning the front of the US dollar bill (with the back…

Athens Worth Visiting During Financial Crisis?

Is Athens worth visiting? With an economic crisis that has seen unemployment reach 25%, the last few years have been a real hardship in the storied history of Greece. And Athens has a reputation of being referred to as an outgrown concrete jungle. Greece is one of the most visited countries in the world, yet…

The Charm of America’s Oldest Ballpark, Fenway in Boston

  When Alex was a kid, his father took his family on road trips across the east coast of the United States that featured many¬†baseball stadium stops. And in 1993, as a 14 year old avid sports fan, life didn’t get more exciting than popping up in new ballparks while exploring America. We weren’t loaded…