Posts By: Travel Hymns

Trains Rides For the Holidays


Trains across the nation transform into magical trains rides during the holidays. This idea became very popular after the release of The Polar Express in November of 2004. Families from all over can experience the North Pole and spread the Christmas cheer around. Check out these holiday themed train rides and don’t forget to see… Read more »

American Idol is Thankfully Almost Over


I have to admit that I am so glad that American Idol is finally coming to an end. It was a good show at one point in time. But it went on way too long. Some incredible artists did get their start on the show like Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood. But there were also… Read more »

The Weird Meanings of Childhood Songs

Mulberry Tree

There are some songs that were very common during my childhood. Little did I know, these songs actually have some twisted meanings and date all the back to the 1700s. These famous childhood songs have some really strange origins. Rock-a-Bye Baby, 1765 Many people believe that King James II and Mary of Modena’s son wasn’t… Read more »

Did You Know These Fun Facts About Alaska?


Alaska is a very interesting state. It is 500 miles from the closest state and has more coastlines than the other 49 states combined. You may not think of Alaska as a place to visit, but these are just some fun facts about the state that makes it more appealing. First fun fact…students throughout the… Read more »

Tips for Traveling During the Holidays

Travel during Holidays

Like it or not, sometimes you just have to travel during the holidays. It is something people dread every single year because it will usually cost a fortune and the airports are so crowded that the whole thing just ends up becoming a huge hassle. But there is some good news when it comes to… Read more »

Foo Fighters Emotional Performance at Love Ride


The famous charitable motorcycle ride and concert, Love Ride, said goodbye after 32 successful years. To close out the final Love Ride was none other than iconic rock band the Foo Fighters. This year was the 32nd annual Love Ride in Castaic Lake, California and the event has raised more than 25 million dollars for… Read more »

Chris Stapleton Rises to Fame After CMA Awards

Stapleton & Timberlake

You may have just recently heard the name Chris Stapleton. Well get used to hearing it. Since the country singer and songwriter dominated the CMA Awards last week, he has been all over the media. Stapleton won more trophies than any other artists during the CMA Awards last Wednesday night. He also stole the show… Read more »

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Performances


Thanksgiving is less than 3 weeks away and every year I look forward to waking up to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year the parade celebrates 89 years and not only will the balloons be big, but so will the performances. NBC’s Today show’s anchors Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker and Matt Lauer will host… Read more »

CMA Awards Recap


Every year the CMA Awards brings the biggest country stars to one stage. The 2015 CMA Awards took place this week and it was one of the best in recent years. Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley returned as co-hosts and started off the show with plenty of jokes. But the funny duos jokes aren’t what… Read more »

The Country’s Best Cheeseburgers


Love cheeseburgers? Of course you can find a cheeseburger at pretty much every fast food joint, but don’t waste your time. These restaurants across the country serve up the juiciest and yummiest cheeseburgers around. Corner Bistro in New York Corner Bistro is a well-known Greenwich Village restaurant that is home to huge burgers. All of… Read more »