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What’s New for Wisconsin-Bound Travelers in 2010

Whether your ideal get­away is to be enter­tained, learn some­thing new, get active or just recon­nect with fam­ily and friends, you’ll find some­thing new to expe­ri­ence in Wisconsin this year. So here’s a run­down of what’s com­ing in 2010.

The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail Named a Distinctive Destination

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has named The Crooked Road: Virginia’s Heritage Music Trail one of its 2010 Dozen Distinctive Destinations. The Crooked Road was selected for blend­ing eco-tourism and small town charm with the Appalachian region’s musi­cal her­itage, pro­vid­ing vis­i­tors with a unique cul­tural expe­ri­ence that spans 300 miles across 19 towns. In the month of February, The Crooked Road will be par­tic­i­pat­ing in the first-ever pub­lic online vot­ing con­test for the 2010 Dozen Distinctive Destinations Fan Favorite.

Chicago Gets Top Billing as Popular Destination for Theater Lovers

From store­front the­aters in the neigh­bor­hoods and Tony-award win­ning regional com­pa­nies to major Broadway shows, Chicago is known through­out the world for its exten­sive selec­tion of critically-acclaimed the­ater. On any given day, vis­i­tors can ven­ture out into Chicago’s diverse com­mu­ni­ties for a pro­duc­tion at one of the city’s many off-Loop the­ater com­pa­nies or see a musi­cal in the bustling his­toric down­town the­ater district.

March” Into Ohio With These Great Spring Activities

March is an espe­cially excit­ing time in Ohio, as the birth of spring offers a num­ber of ways vis­i­tors can enjoy the sea­son in full bloom. Gather the fam­ily together and cel­e­brate the luck o’ the Irish in Dublin — Ohio, that is. Explore the sur­real inter­ac­tion between humans and ani­mals through Francisco Toledo’s art­work in the Glass City or flock to Hinckley for the return of one of Ohio’s most famous nat­ural phe­nom­ena. Or, if you’re look­ing to be inspired by true girl power, com­mem­o­rate Women’s History Month in the heart of the state’s capital.

Tennessee Tourism announces What’s New in 2010

The year 2010 brings some impor­tant his­tor­i­cal mile­stones along with some excit­ing new exhibits, attrac­tions, hotels, restau­rants and expe­ri­ences in Tennessee.