In 1971, my grandfather and grandmother, Cyril and Roberta Porthouse, initiated a challenge grant with Gerald and Victoria Read for a small outdoor theatre on the grounds of Blossom Music Center outside Kent, Ohio. The theatre would come to be known as the Porthouse Theatre. My grandfather, a fairly stoic gentleman and all engineer,… Continue reading.
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex, SeaWorld, and Busch Gardens among World’s Favorites We are thrilled to announce that many of our long-standing clients topped TripAdvisor’s 2016 Traveler’s Choice Awards. “Established in 2002, Travelers’ Choice awards are the highest honor TripAdvisor can bestow. The only travel industry awards based on millions of reviews and opinions from travelers… Continue reading.
(PGAV GO!, Kansas City, blog 1 of 2) The The Arabia Steamboat Museum in Kansas City, MO is located within the up-and-coming historic City Market area. “Treasures of the Steamboat Arabia” boldly spans the width of the entry facade above a large glazing wall featuring a massive 28 ft. diameter paddle wheel. The Story:… Continue reading.
Darting off for a weekend getaway to places like Pittsburgh, PA to see cultural destinations is the kind of journey that makes PGAV GO so amazing. “You travel to break away from everyday constraints – the office, the agenda, the schedule, the routine… It’s a world you can leave not only refreshed, but profoundly changed.… Continue reading.
I recently took a quick trip through the Smithsonian American History Museum while in Washington, DC. I didn’t have a lot of time, but I hit my personal highlights like Julia Child’s kitchen and the ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz. As a souvenir enthusiast (is that a thing?), I was delighted to… Continue reading.
Recently my family went through an interesting scenario: my son joined the Army Reserves. He shipped out at the end of May for his Basic Combat Training (BCT) at Fort Leonard Wood. It’s something he has wanted to do since he was a young boy; but It was challenging for him and for us.… Continue reading.