Tourism

August 23, 2018

FALL RIVER, MA - A walk on a gray summer day was filled with maritime history in Fall River, Massachusetts.  Bicentennial Park Start at Bicentennial Park, which features an impressive replica Iwo Jima monument that overlooks the Taunton River.  The park pays homage to veterans, with names ...

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BRANSON, MO — Live shows, water sports, Silver Dollar City amusement park — Branson, Missouri, in the Ozarks has it all. Here’s what to know before you go: Table Rock Lake This man-made lake is the area’s biggest attraction, with 800 miles of shoreline. Its cold, clear water is perfect for ...

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OXFORD, England – The little girl wearing a sundress and a pink bow in her hair had not been on the schedule for the July Dancin’ on the Green, but that did not stop her from accepting an invitation to get on stage for a duet with the Zumba instructor. She followed the moves of the instructor, ...

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LONDON, UK – Classical composer Handel and rock icon Jimi Hendrix usually are not mentioned in the same sentence, but the two musical geniuses are linked together at a small museum in London.  The museum is located in a building at 25 Brook St. that was Handel’s home from 1723 to 1759. Hendrix ...

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OXFORD, UK -- A visit to England provides a great way to learn about the Beatles, but for a group of American college students studying in Great Britain this summer, their best lesson about the Fab Four came from a familiar source – one of their professors from the states. Laura Peterson, who ...

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RICHMOND, VA  – You come to an airport checkpoint hoping to catch your flight and arrive at your destination safely and on time. Seems simple enough, but sometimes something you weren’t expecting comes up at the checkpoint and it slows you down. Meet Deborah Simms and Ryan Seymour, ...

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Coming home from clubs and pubs in Oxford, England, students and locals alike make routine nighttime stops at Original Hassan’s to satisfy their appetites. Stationed on Broad Street, across from the front gates of Trinity College, restaurateur Hassan Elouhabi’s food truck has been servicing ...

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WEST BAY, ROATAN - One of TAPinto’s Publishers is producing the live broadcast of the Caribbean Cup Freediving Competition in Roatan. Travels caught up with Erich Templin to get his insights on the Competition and the Island of Roatan.  Erich is the Publisher of TAPinto’ s travel brand. What ...

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BALTIMORE, Md. — Ka-Ching! Ka-Ching! That's the sound of the New York Racing Association's cash register ringing up ticket sales for the June 9 running of the Belmont Stakes that is sure to attract a sell-out crowd. Racing fans and just plain wannabes will turn out to see Justify, the winner ...

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In our May 18 podcast, Giles Bootheway, a British citizen who teaches at St. Bonaventure University, shares his thoughts on the Royal Wedding with TAPinto Greater Olean Co-editor Richard Lee. PLAY Sign Up for E-News to get top stories delivered daily to your inbox.  Download the FREE ...

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - Walt Disney World's Animal Kingdom welcomed two Grevy's Zebras to the park on Thursday May 3. Grevy's Zebras are the most endangered species of zebra. There are approximately 2500 Grevy's zebras in the wild and captivity.  The two females that were born on Thursday are ...

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The Palmer Opera House & Event Center is excited to present the Allegany County Arts & Music Road Rally and Scavenger Hunt on Saturday May 19!  Follow Clues to Discover Allegany County's Rich Music and Arts Treasures & Preserve & Record the Moments With Your Original "Selfies" and A ...

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PRESS RELEASE: “Cash is King” Presents Grand Ol’ Opry at The Palmer Event Center For more information or to schedule an interview, contact Theater Manager Michele Conklin at (585) 209-5512. These three words "Grand Ole Opry" have been at the forefront of not only Country Music but American ...

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TORONTO, ON -- The start of the Major League Baseball season means summer is drawing closer. While there are no MLB teams to follow in the Greater Olean or Buffalo areas for summer, a trip across the border to Canada leads to the Toronto Blue Jays of the American League East. The Rogers Centre, ...

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Travels recommends that you always travel with a passport, even domestically.  The U.S. Passport is our national I.D.  With it you will be able to fly domestically to any state.  The DOHS offers this further explanation: The REAL ID Act establishes minimum security standards for license ...

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BRONX, NY - For our Yankees fans, the Yankees is postponed until tomorrow.  Sorry! TAP here for updates. For more travel related content, please visit TAPintoTravels.  If you want to skip the work and just get the notifications in real time, follow us on Facebook or sign up for ...

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NEW YORK, NY - TAPintoTravels is at the New York Auto Show and we found a virtual reality program that may just save your young driver’s life. Please check out AT&T’s It Can Wait virtual reality program.  It should stop your child’s texting while driving.  It is that impactful. The ...

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NEW YORK - File this one under family fun! The New York International Auto Show is providing much more than exciting car launches.  The show offers more family friendly events than ever before. Some of our favorite family friendly displays and activities are: Jeeps’ Camp Jeep takes ...

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NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC – Although winning late is critical, in the NFL seasons are built with early September wins. A team never wants to fall too far behind in the standings. Those early losses always seem to bite and eking out an early win can mean the difference between winning a wildcard spot ...

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TAPintoTravels - For most of our 7 million NYC metro readers, we all know one thing cold and snow. Except for those folks in Florida  (sneer). We smirked at the 1st Nor’easter.  We sneered at the 2nd.  We laughed psychotically at the 3rd. Then Mother Nature decided to throw a 4th at us.  Wow! ...

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TAPintoTravels - The Marine Air Terminal at New York City’s LaGuardia Airport is the only first-generation, air terminal left operating in the U.S. The Art Deco building heralds to the golden age of the flying boat, when traveling was new, glamorous, and the subject of adventure novels. Now ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - Senators Jeff Flake of Arizona and Cory Booker of New Jersey had a spirited snow ball fight in front of Capital Hill.  This combines multiple things that we like at TAPintoTravels.  It includes extended work travel, a great tourist city, and two grown men having fun. Is it ...

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TAPintoTravels - As New Yorkers, we depend on one forgotten resource and that is steel.  It holds up our buildings, decorates our homes, and keeps the prisoners on Rikers Island. As part of our series on the North Coast (or North Shore for our New Jersey readers), we are highlighting great stop ...

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TAPintoTravels - Bruce Springsteen's historic sold-out series of performances of his one man show “Springsteen On Broadway” at Jujamcyn's Walter Kerr Theatre will be extended through a final New York City show December 15, 2018.  Eighty-one additional shows will go on sale for performances July ...

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FLORHAM PARK NJ - 88 million Americans are planning to take family vacations this year, the largest group planning getaways are millennials. "Just like generations before them, millennials see a family vacation as one of the best ways to create memories and reconnect with loved ones," said Rick ...

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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Every two minutes, a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer. And every 13 minutes, a woman will lose her battle with the disease. These are mothers, sisters, wives, and friends.  Susan G. Komen was one of them. After the Texas native passed away from breast cancer, her sister ...

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TAPintoTravels - If you have traveled a lot, you have had a canceled flight.  Do you know how to do an airport in such cases? Well, on a recent canceled flight on Norwegian Air from Berlin to New York, we had to do it.  Our experience is now your gain. The slide show above shows you step by ...

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LONDON, UK - Virgin Atlantic will fly twice daily between London Heathrow and Johannesburg South Africa beginning October 28. Passengers will be able to book these flights on March 24.  Virgin Atlantic's first flight was VS 001 from London Gatwick to Newark NJ. on June 22, 1984. That event was ...

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GIRARD, OH - TAPintoTravels is on the road developing content for our upcoming series on the North Coast. Today, we are on the search for a good coney dog.  Coming from the area that breathed life into the Coney Dog, this is no simple test.  However, we found one.   The spot is Jib Jab and it ...

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CLEVELAND, OH - The last time TAPintoTravels featured Cleveland was during the Republican National Convention.  Since we were preoccupied by the Grand Old Party’s parties, we only got to feature a few city highlights.  Mainly, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Tower City area, where the ...

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