Day trippin: a quick fix for the traveler’s soul

Forget chicken soup for the traveler’s soul; what keeps us going when we can’t–for whatever reason–satisfy our nomadic tendencies, are day trips. They are luscious, small doses of what our lives would be like every day, if we could only shake off the necessity to finance them. Though I know people who have worked their … More Day trippin: a quick fix for the traveler’s soul

Random Travel Photo of the Week: Pumpkins at Pepin Heights, Lake City, Minnesota

Won’t be long now! Pepin Heights, Lake City, Minn. Photo by Charish Badzinski. The greatest harbinger of fall, in the Mississippi River Valley, is when Pepin Heights in Lake City, Minnesota opens its doors, fills its baskets with apples of multiple varieties, and pulls out the pumpkins. Here’s a sample of the season. Like this … More Random Travel Photo of the Week: Pumpkins at Pepin Heights, Lake City, Minnesota