Adventures across the US

Girls weekend in Wausau, Wis.

Frog on Third Street in Wausau

I can’t say I would have pegged Wausau, Wis., as an ideal girls weekend getaway destination before having one there. But it has all the essentials — shopping, spa, food and drinks — and has them in spades.

Travel without leaving your couch

I’d been thinking recently of ways for Mark and I to satisfy our travel bug during the school year, when travel is hard to fit in to our schedules. This tweet caught my eye and I started exploring. Never been…