Rip Van Winkle & Ichabod Crane: Visit The Region That Inspired The CharactersAuthor Washington Irving is best known for writing two mystical tales of fiction. Both took place in an area in Upstate New York which some call the most haunted place on earth.
Boston's Best Literary LandmarksBoston, as one of the oldest cities in the United States, has a long literary history. Because of these great authors and novels, Boston has a dearth of literary landmarks. Some of them are obvious and even offered on walking tours. Others are hidden beneath layers of history, but the best are right here in this list.
Road Trip: Lexington And ConcordHome to the beginning of the Revolutionary War, and home to some of America's most famous writers, if you want to see first-hand some of the places where American history was made, visit Lexington and Concord.