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Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Sam McManis
This mummy of an "upper-class Egyptian male" is displayed at the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum in San Jose, Calif.

A Museum Of Wonder In San Jose, Mummy Approved

All told, the largest collection of Egyptian artifacts in the Western United States resides in the ornate building.

January 27, 2016
A hike in the Canadian Rockies is an example of the excursions offered by Road Scholar, an education-promoting travel service once called Elderhostel. (photo courtesy Eileen Knesper/Road Scholar)

Senior Travelers Attracted To Road Scholar Program

Road Scholar takes baby boomers on trips with real value.

May 29, 2015

Death Valley In Winter: Perhaps The Only Sane Time To Visit

In winter, the landscape of Death Valley takes on a brooding, almost vulnerable presence, far removed from the fiery malevolence of summer

February 27, 2015