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The Hearth in the Irish Home|
Bee Smith, BellaOnline's Irish Culture Editor
Maintaining a connection to nature's elements is characteristic of Irish culture. The open fire, or hearth, provided the gathering place where food, stories and music were shared, being the heartbeat transmitting of Irish culture.
Cruising To St. Kitts|
Nancy Schretter, BellaOnline's Cruises Editor
If you're planning a Caribbean cruise, look for an itinerary that includes St. Kitts. This tropical island paradise has lush rainforests, beautiful beaches, historic forts and plantation inns, interesting shops, and a wide variety of adventures. Keep an eye out for the resident wild monkeys, too.
United States Map of Topic Areas
Travel and Culture Features - Full Listing
U.S. Passport Card Use
The U.S. passport card can be used in place of a passport book when traveling to and from Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Bermuda, by land or sea.
Romantic films on a BA flight back to Bangalore
Labour Day, Winters Tale and The Other Woman, spiced up a weekend flight back to Bangalore, India
Ferguson Keeps Race Relations in the Spotlight
The occurrence of yet another death of an unarmed Black person brings up feelings, thoughts, and concerns about the race relations in America. One only has to look at the numbers and the deaths to see the imbalance of things.
E D I T O R R E C O M M E N D E D |
The Divine Home
An absolutely gorgeous home decorating book on how to decorate with spiritual objects such as santos, retablo, milagros, statues of saints, and crucifixes. Many examples of Santa Fe style and Mexican hacienda style, but also examples of homes in NYC and other places. Beautiful full color photographs everywhere. Serene, spiritual.
Living Language Spanish
You donīt need to know Spanish to travel to the Southwest USA, but it will enhance your experience. This is the best-selling Spanish language instruction product at Amazon.com.