Kit Bernardi
Kit Bernardi
Kit Bernardi is a journalist and photographer covering cultural, adventure, luxury and culinary travel worldwide (KitTravels.com). Her favorite stories are about people whose cultural traditions and personal histories are rooted in the place that sustains them. Kit has traveled to 61 countries and six continents. She road-trips across the United States in her Airstream gathering inspiring, distinctly American stories.

With more than 140 km of hiking, cycling and horse-riding trails; historic sites, beaches, and breathtaking biodiversity, Indiana Dunes National Park is a popular natural haven that is easily reachable from Chicago.

The ‘Grande Dame of the Rockies’ made it to the travel bucket lists of the wealthy soon after it opened in 1918 thanks to its legendary founder Spencer Penrose, and it is his passion for sport and nature that still attracts visitors today

Pedalling between Mannheim and Karlsruhe offers countless culinary, cultural and historical encounters, from spaghetti ice cream to baroque palaces and even a students’ prison

Boasting traditional American hospitality, horse-drawn carriage rides around immaculate gardens and the world’s longest porch, the Grand Hotel certainly lives up to its name

From the walls to the bed linen to the cocktails at the bar, this hotel - standing out like a diamond in Colorado city’s cultural centre – is infused with the work of contemporary American artists