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Saint Meinrad Archabbey in St. Meinrad, Indiana

Saint Meinrad Archabbey almost made me swear. That’s because when we walked out of the retreat area and rounded a corner, this is what I saw. When we drove up to the retreat center, I thought “it’s a nice looking Read more >

Where in the world?

Take a look at the images below and then take a short quiz afterwards. (No fancy functionalities here. Grade your own quiz…no cheating!) Where in the world would you find such outstanding architecture and public art? a.) New York City Read more >

Richmond’s Downtown Walking Tour Offers an Insight into Indiana’s Early Years

I used to work in downtown Richmond, in an old movie theater that had been nicely redesigned to house Center City Development’s Innovation Center.  My office overlooked a lovely street-scape of brick sidewalks, old-style lampposts, curving streets, and interesting, old Read more >

Broad Ripple Home Tour

Saturday’s Broad Ripple Historic Home Tour is coming up quickly. Hosted from 10-6 on Saturday, September 25th, the tour showcases 10 different houses in Indianapolis’ historic Broad Ripple neighborhood, only about 6 miles north of downtown. In the six years Read more >

Columbus: Unmatched Architecture

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the first post in a three-post series about my trip. Sweeping landscapes, impressive modern buildings and a variety of public art make Columbus, Indiana, Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: Antiquing in Cambridge City and Architecture in Centerville

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the first post in a four-post series about my trip. On my whirlwind tour of Wayne County, the area surprised me with Read more >

Tour Columbus, Indiana On Your Cell Phone

As a social media consultant and technology geek, I’m always looking for interesting ways to use technology in new ways. The city of Columbus, Indiana (Bartholomew County) has found a new way for visitors to do just that: you can Read more >

5 Historic Architecture and Landmarks in Indiana

Check out the Indiana Summer of Savings today for an exclusive offer related to this post! Every weekday from May 7th through May 14th 2010, Visit Indiana will be releasing exclusive discounts as a part of the Indiana Summer of Read more >

A Funny Name for a Fabulous Resort

Indiana Tourism welcomes today’s guest blogger, Greg Seiter: Indianapolis native Greg Seiter has served as AAA Hoosier Motor Club’s public affairs manager for more than 10 years. Within that position, the University of Indianapolis graduate works as the 400,000-member club’s Read more >

Ten Things to See in Columbus, IN Before You Die

Columbus, Indiana was very proud when travel writer Jordan Simon listed Columbus among his “Top 10 Things to See in the U.S. Before You Die.” The city was included in the same list as Times Square, New Orleans, the Grand Read more >