Author: Cynthia Elyce Rubin

Cynthia Elyce Rubin, PhD., is a visual culture specialist, travel writer, and author of articles and books on decorative arts, folk art, and postcard history. She collects postcards, ephemera, and early photography. See www.cynthiaelycerubin.com.
Royal Palace

Welcome to the Royal Palace

Travel Editor Cynthia Elyce Rubin reports on the details and history of Norway’s royal palace, the palace gardens and statues, and guided tours.

Viking Mississippi

Rollin’ on the river

Travel Editor Cynthia Elyce Rubin reports on the Minnesota-to-Louisiana Viking Mississippi tour by Viking River Cruises starting in August 2022.

Mayflower

Partakers of plenty

Cynthia Elyce Rubin writes about the first Thanksgiving celebrated in Plymouth Colony, as reported by one of the Pilgrims, Edward Winslow.