Nancy D. Brown is a lover of all things related to travel. With What A Trip, she has combined her passion for travel with her professional writing career.

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Winchester Inn: Luxury in Ashland, OR

It’s a rare occurrence when I visit a property more than once. Such was the case for the Winchester Inn, located in the quaint, yet hipster town of Ashland, Oregon. While I stayed at the […]

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Top 10 Holiday Gifts for the Traveler

Every year I’m asked for my top holiday gift recommendations for the traveler. Fortunately, between new travel apparel, gear, books and luggage innovations, I always have several new items to recommend to readers. From stocking […]

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St. Louis, MO: A Weekend Thumbs Up, Part Two

Seeing all that St. Louis has to offer is not possible in a day. Our list of what to do when we return is growing. Our trolley tour with the St. Louis Trolley Company pointed […]

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Granville Island: Things to Do in BC Canada

Anyone who has visited Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada knows that this waterfront city has an unlimited array of things to see and do. But have you had a chance to discover Granville Island? This […]

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St. Louis, MO: A Weekend Thumbs Up- Part 1

Years ago, the summer after my two years in The Gambia, West Africa as a Peace Corps volunteer, a friend and I traveled across the United States mostly by Greyhound bus. St. Louis, Missouri was […]

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Book Review: The Wine Bible

Living so close to wine country, we sometimes forget how lucky we are to have access to so many fine California wines. The same holds true for the winemakers and chefs who live and breath […]