Did you know that the fictional town of Maycomb in Harper Lee's novel To Kill a Mockingbird, is based on her home town of Monroeville, Alabama? I recently visited Monroeville with my teenagers.
It's important to have a plan in place in case of a zombie apocalypse.
Philippa Gregory's The Cousins' War series on England's War of the Roses is being made into a mini-series on Starz, called The White Queen.
Docking in an unfamiliar country with a limited number of hours to explore can be daunting. Be prepared for the day trips on Royal Caribbean's 7 Night Eastern Mediterranean cruise.