Travel

The Philadelphia Story

The Philadelphia Story

Yo, Adrian, how ‘bout a tour of Jewish Philly? Philadelphia is known in the popular imagination for several things — “Rocky,” the world champion Eagles, Philly cheesesteaks, Benjamin Franklin and the city’s pivotal role in the American Revolution. On the...

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Flights of Fancy

Flights of Fancy

A trip to the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum’s annex near Dulles Airport is well worth the journey. With childlike wonder, tour guide Jim Murphy began the climb up the ladder through the clouds of imagination at the Smithsonian National Air and Space...

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Bar Mitzvah in the Berkshires

Bar Mitzvah in the Berkshires

Hey Gang! Greetings from camp! I’m here at Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, home of Hazon, in Falls Village, Conn., in the beautiful Berkshire Mountains. It was such a great idea for Cousin Avery to have his bar mitzvah here with dozens of our relatives and a...

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