Letters spell out the city name of Winnipeg.

Experience Manitoba’s Top-Rated Attractions Virtually

COVID-19 keeps us homebound, but you can still explore many wonders of Manitoba and Winnipeg.  Live cams transport you to the frontier to watch the Northern Lights dance or to the Assiniboine Park and Zoo to marvel at the cute and curious creatures who reside there. You also can browse world-class museums, galleries and architecture […]

Nashville Keeps the Music Playing

COVID-19 inspires Music City to share live streams, virtual experiences and more. It’s the next best thing to being there. During this uneasy time of pandemic, Nashville’s world-famous attractions have closed their doors  and shifted to mostly free virtual experiences. You can still enjoy your favorite Music City artists–and loads of memorials to the late […]

Why You Need to Visit Rock County WI

Along the Rock River in Southern Wisconsin, is an energetic playground of outdoor adventure, true farm-to-table cuisine, craft brews and cocktails, and much more fun. Read my story in Urban Matter Chicago here, and plan your getaway! NOTE: The feature photo above was taken at the picturesque Rotary Botanical Gardens in Janesville, Wisconsin.

Michelin-star Chef Carlos Gaytán Opens 3 New Restaurants in Chicago

From dishwasher to Michelin-star chef, Carlos Gaytán launched three new dining concepts in Chicago: Tzuco, an upscale eatery with a menu reminiscent of his native southwestern Mexico; Panango, a perky bakery and sandwich shop; and Tales of Carlos Gaytán, an intimate dining room with an evolving tasting menu. Those are in addition to to his […]