An exhibit at Graceland, Elvis Presleys longtime Memphis home that today serves as a museum and tourist attraction, commemorates the 60 years since Presley cut his first record, Thats All Right, at Sun Studio in July 1954. It was played on the radio days later, and many believe its release marked the birth of mainstream rock n roll.
A trip sampling the diversity of Southeast Asian destinations can take you from the sleek modernity of Singapore to the ancient temples of Cambodias Angkor Wat. And then there are the beaches of Thailand: relaxing, beautiful and for the adventurous spring-breaker, a lot more exotic than Miami.
Residents of Austin claim many titles and are known for the slogan Keep Austin Weird. Some locals call their hometown festival city, because there seems to be one every weekend, such as South by Southwest or Austin City Limits Music Festival. But most festivalgoers dont realize Austin is also home to the first photograph, a Gutenberg Bible and the worlds largest urban bat colony.
Its cold. Its snowy. It has already been a hard winter. Thank goodness for clever diversions in northern Michigan, where snow is just another word for fun. Here are three ways you can take winter sports to another level.
South Carolinas most popular tourist destinations include Charlestons historic district and Myrtle Beach. But now its capital city, Columbia, is redoubling efforts to attract visitors as it markets itself as Famously Hot.
The Kansas City Star’s Travel Photo Contest is open to amateur photographers of any age who are residents of Missouri or Kansas.