• “Tracking Rob Roy,” Hiking Scotland’s Rob Roy Way

    Two hundred years ago, Sir Walter Scott penned one of the world's great tales, "Rob Roy." Published in 1817, the book heaped fame on a man Scott described as "still remembered in his country as the Robin Hood of Scotland, the dread of the wealthy but the friend of the poor..."

    Chicago Tribune, August 27, 2017

  • Luther Country

    Wittenberg, Germany—for the world's roughly 800 million Protestants, a small corner of eastern Germany is their spiritual home, a place that takes on added importance this year: the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

    Chicago Tribune, October 3, 2017

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