We took the happy confluence of our out-of-town friends' visit and Valentine's Day to introduce them to our favorite local fine-dining restaurant. Gogi's is our go-to spot for special occasions, located in the historic gold-mining town of Jacksonville and owned and operated by two brothers,

As my colleague Katie Skrzek mentioned in her Feb. 1 blog, most of us at GT’s headquarters are born and bred in and around Philadelphia, Pa., and we were unabashedly rooting for the Philadelphia Eagles in this year’s Super Bowl LII. Well, this year was our

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games are well underway in PyeongChang, South Korea. Check out the Olympics and South Korea coverage on Global Traveler, Trazee Travel and WhereverFamily. Global Traveler Top Seven South Korea Attractions Top Things to See and Do in South Korea Trazee Travel Tips for Hosting an Olympics

My mother’s birthday is one day after mine. Naturally, I like to think I was her best birthday present of all time. This year we decided to plan a girl’s weekend to Annapolis, Md., to explore the U.S. Naval Academy, relax and enjoy a change

The 2018 Chicago Auto Show is in full swing at McCormick Place. It started last Saturday and runs through Monday, February 19. The Chicago Auto Show has a long and rich history, dating back to 1901. It is the largest auto show and has been held

While in Atlanta for business, I tried a few excellent restaurants for the first time. The first night I went to Canoe, located on Paces Ferry Road, with CEO and publisher Francis X. Gallagher and director of sales William Papa. We started out at the

It's been just a month since we returned from our annual New Year's trek to the Northern Oregon coast. A time for reconnecting with old friends and celebrating the closing of one year and the beginning of another, it's also a chance to get outside

While I am sure there is an abundance of quality Italian dining in Chicago, on my last two visits to the city, including one this week, I dined at RPM Italian, and each time I was exceedingly pleased with my meal and experience. The ambience is

Super Bowl LII takes place this Sunday, with the Philadelphia Eagles facing off against the New England Patriots. With the Global Traveler world headquarters located in the Philadelphia suburbs, you can guess which team we’re rooting for on Sunday. (Go Birds!) Before the big game, brush

I spent my long birthday weekend in Bonita Springs, Fla., thanks to the hospitality of my sister and brother-in-law who are part-time residents. Being the ever-gracious hosts, they planned a few days of food and fun. The trip started with a relaxing dinner on the waterfront

In the world of private clubs, it helps to know someone. Recently, on a business trip to Atlanta to see some important clients, our CEO/publisher was able to secure a reservation at The Cherokee Club, based on a referral from his Union League membership in

Back in early December my husband provided me with an awesome early Christmas present: tickets to the Billy Joel concert at the Moda Center in Portland, Ore. I've been a fan since I was in high school in the early '70s but had never had

My husband and I enjoyed a fun, delicious and interesting dining experience earlier this week when our daughter and son-in-law treated us to dinner at St. Jack on N.W. 23rd in Portland, Ore. We had dined several years ago at the restaurant's first incarnation on

As I type this blog, I’m preparing for a weekend escape to Miami. While the weather reports say this weekend should be warmer here in Pennsylvania, my escape couldn’t be more perfectly timed: I am more than ready for some sun and higher temperatures after

New Orleans is my husband’s favorite city and a place we love to travel to together. Since we’ve visited the Crescent City several times together, we now have some favorite spots. For live music, we like Balcony Music Club. Arnaud’s French 75 Bar is a