Honoring Heroes at Arlington National Cemetery

by Mary Jo Manzanares on November 7, 2011

Visitors to the nation’s capital, have long made Arlington Cemetery an important visitation spot.  Located in Arlington Virginia, across the Potomac River from Washington DC, Arlington is the most well known cemetery in the United States. About 230,000 veterans and their dependents are buried on this 624 acre site, which is one of the most […]

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Visiting Kensal Green Cemetery in London

by Tui Snider on October 6, 2011

Well-tended roses at Kensal Green cemetery in London

With over 65,000 graves spread across 72 acres (29 hectares) Kensal Green is one of London’s most impressive cemeteries. This garden style cemetery once boasted its own conservatory, and even today includes a section where gardeners maintain a separate rose bush for each plot. Visitors can easily spend an afternoon wandering through its heavily wooded […]