It's tough enough for couples to manage their differences, but throw sports into the mix and it can be really rough for the fan and the nonfan. Jim Caple, our Road Warrior and would-be couples counselor, builds some trips to appeal to both partners -- places that offer sports, culture, shopping and dining -- in a subtle and creative fashion. Take the virtual tour below, then read his "couple of solutions."

Des Moines, Iowa

One day can be dedicated to the fabled bridges of Madison County, and the next can be spent at Principal Park. (Courtesy Iowa Cubs)