El Rancho Hotel in Gallup, N.M.

El Rancho Hotel in Gallup, N.M.

Spending a night at the historic El Rancho Hotel in Gallup, N.M., is almost like staying at a museum—but a bit grander and a lot more comfortable. Some of the greatest film stars of the mid-20th century used this rustic-yet-lavish hotel as their home base while...
The Delta Queen Hotel in Chattanooga

The Delta Queen Hotel in Chattanooga

Staying aboard the Delta Queen hotel in Chattanooga, Tennessee,  was a unique lifetime experience that I can now check off my travel bucket list. You see, the Delta Queen is not your typical hotel. The Delta Queen Paddlewheel Steamboat was actually the last fully...
Museum Reveals Civil War Medicine Facts

Museum Reveals Civil War Medicine Facts

I am lucky to live in Gettysburg, Pa., which is located less than an hour away from a museum that reveals Civil War Medicine Facts that you may have never heard of. As an author of half a dozen Civil War novels, I have studied the Civil War pretty deeply, but a visit...