Gary Diedrichs

Gary Diedrichs is senior content editor at Smart Meetings. He has degrees in history from Princeton and New York University. His journalism career has spanned staff positions in radio, newspapers, magazines and websites. Other writing includes a novel set in Sausalito, California, in the 1950s. In his spare time, he publishes an award-winning website devoted to eco-friendly travel.
Philadelphia night skyline and Ben Franklin Bridge along the Delaware River

Pennsylvania: All In for Fall

Pennsylvania is a state of many wonders. Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, the state's largest, most vibrant and contrasting metropolises, are full of opportunity.

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Now Boarding at Gate Green…

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All-inclusives: A Sense of Place

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Our Drug of Choice

A silhouette of two hands fist bumping over the Ukraine flag.

Mission Ukraine

A dish from Kimpton Hotel Monaco's Panzano.

Ravish: Pasta-licious!

Greek mythology has it that the god Vulcan was the first noodle maker, but Italians supposedly didn’t know about this staple so celebrated in their food culture until Marco Polo carried them back from the Far East in the late 13th century.