Melanie Dykes

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Italy Photos

TravelPhoto Gallery<p>See photos of Italy (including the Colosseum, Venice, Florence, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Ford and Edison’s Excellent Camping Adventures

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Christopher Klein<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2013<p>Title<p>Ford and Edison’s Excellent Camping …

Firestone

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

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Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Riding the Rails with Kids

To see if train travel is right for your family, try one of these one or two day excursions I have found up and down Continents of America.<p>At the turn of the last century, riding the rails was the swiftest way to traverse a continent. It was reserved for the well-heeled family and quite the swanky …

Train Travel

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2013

Every year our US-based editors team up with Lonely Planet’s expert authors to compile a list of US destinations that are prime for the next year. <i>Best in Travel 2013</i> already covered two places we think the world should be looking at – San Francisco and the Gulf Coast – but here we wanted to dig …

5 Reasons to Go to Santa Fe

Santa Fe is the most visited city in New Mexico, and for good reason. There are tons of unique attractions and heaps of terrific eats, plus the …

Awesome America: 51 Facts And Attractions You Need To Check Out

With 50 states, 59 national parks, countless museums, monuments and attractions, there is a never-ending list of things to see and do in America.<p>Once you've checked the big ones off your list, do you find yourself wondering where to head next?<p>Because America is awesome and we are celebrating our …

6 Secrets of King Tut

Richard the Lionheart’s Mummified Heart Gets a Forensic Workup

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Jennie Cohen<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2013<p>Title<p>Richard the Lionheart’s Mummified Heart Gets a Forensic …

Archaeology

8 Reasons It Wasn’t Easy Being Spartan

Evidence of Fabled Viking Navigational Tool Found

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Jennie Cohen<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2013<p>Title<p>Evidence of Fabled Viking Navigational Tool …

Remembering the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Barbara Maranzani<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2013<p>Title<p>Remembering the Warsaw Ghetto …

Letters Shed New Light on World War I’s Christmas Truce

Article Details:<p>Author<p>Sarah Pruitt<p>Website Name<p>history.com<p>Year Published<p>2013<p>Title<p>Letters Shed New Light on World War I’s Christmas …