Family Fun

Seeing A New Side of Sydney

Sydney, Australia An Iconic Cityscape Sydney, Australia is certainly an iconic, popular vacation destination for tourists as well as a home base to international travelers. While there are many sights that should not go unseen during your visit such as the … Read More

Feeling the Flow of Byron Bay

Byron Bay, Australia A Peaceful Paradise Upon arrival in Byron Bay, I knew this was a destination to unwind and relax. This could be due to the fact I was staying at a hostel called ‘Arts Factory Lodge’ or that … Read More

Exploring the Blue Mountains

Blue Mountains- Katoomba, Australia A Brief History The Blue Mountains of Katoomba, Australia are both scenic and mystical due to the blue hue of the mountain ranges. Having recently arrived in Sydney, this would be the first excursion outside the … Read More

Morgan Creek Winery

Morgan Creek Winery About In the year 2000, Charles Brammer, Jr. was a junior in college when his recently retired father, Charles Brammer, Sr., began talking about dabbling in winemaking, using the muscadine grapes and other fruits grown on the … Read More

Maraella Winery

Maraella Winery About In all of our lives, if we live long enough, tragedy occurs. What can you do but remember the good times and use that positive energy to press on. One comment that mother made to me that I will … Read More

Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center

Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center About This living museum stands in tribute to the legacy of Kansas City’s early African-American pioneers and embodies the artistic, cultural and social history of the African-American experience.   Our Mission The Center is … Read More

National Civil Rights Museum

National Civil Rights Museum About When it comes to civil rights, it’s important not only to learn about historical milestones but also to interpret them in a way that can be applied to today’s challenges. Through multi-sensory and multi-media innovations, … Read More

Jules J. Berta Vineyards

Jules J. Berta Vineyards About Our story dates back to 1959 when Jules’ father, a young Hungarian refugee, immigrated to America.  In 1983, he moved to Alabama and upon arriving, he believed northern Alabama to be wine country!  Thus, his dreams of … Read More

Hodges Vineyards and Tasting Room

Hodges Vineyards About Elke and Earl Hodges began to build the winery and plant vines in 2008. Earl had been making wine as a hobby for several years and so enjoyed it that he decided to turn his hobby into … Read More

Bryant Vineyard

Bryant Vineyard About Bryant Vineyard is rooted on land which has been in the family since the mid 1800’s. For years the farm was owned and operated by Joseph S. Armbrester, grandfather to the Bryants, who found the Coosa Valley … Read More