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Nerd Trips Takes a Field Trip

By on Oct 13, 2015 in Nerdy News | 0 comments

We are thrilled to announce that Nerd Trips is now contributor to Google’s Field Trip app! Other Field Trip partners range from restaurant bloggers to the Food Network to the Travel Channel and Zagat’s – that’s some amazing company to be in. Here’s how it works.

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Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero – An Evening with author Chris Matthews

By on Mar 10, 2012 in Authors/Poets, Baltimore Sites, Nerdy News, New Nerd Knowledge, Presidents | 0 comments

Baltimore definitely lived up to its former slogan “the City that Reads” as about as 500 people packed the main atrium of the Enoch Pratt Free Library Thursday to hear MSNBC’s Chris Matthews speak about his book “Jack Kennedy: Elusive Hero.” Matthews shared his insights on Kennedy’s early years, his illnesses and how they affected his life, and his drive to be a career politician, studying and mastering the craft of “retail politics.”

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Nerdy News: Presidents in Puzzle

By on Jan 18, 2012 in Bonus Nerd Trips, Nerdy News, Presidents | 0 comments

Nerd Trips may now be helping me with the crossword puzzle! Yesterday’s (1/17) New York Times crossword featured the following clue: “President who was once New York’s governor.” Unfortunately, we have not had a major Nerd Trip to see places associated with this man, so I didn’t get it right away. But, I knew the puzzle had a Sesame Street theme, so with the letters I had, I was able to fill in “Grover Cleveland.”
This prompted me to look up Grover Cleveland in the presidents’ guide. There are definitely some locations we need to visit!

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