A Year of Travel 2018 Review

  January 2018 January 2018 begins as it always does, with travel to Florida, bracketed by stops in Kentucky or Tennessee.  This year, I stopped in Nashville on the way south, and Knoxville on the way north. I visited the Museum of Appalachia in Clinton, TN,  Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, and the Stones River National Battlefield.  Another... Continue Reading →

Pensacola, FL

IHG Hotels has a program called "points breaks".  Several times yearly a number of hotels are available for the bargain rate of 5,000 points nightly.  For my third time, I spent two days at a Holiday Inn Express in Destin, Florida. I drove due north on I-75, then travelled west on HWY-10, a boring journey... Continue Reading →

Stratford, ON September 2014

Every year I spend a few weekends in the historic town of Stratford, Ontario, which is located about two hours from my home in Toronto. Located there is the world famous Stratford Festival, which began in the 1950's in a tent, with Sir Alec Guinness in the role of Richard III.  Over the years, it's... Continue Reading →

Warren, Ohio 2013

Once I left Cleveland, OH I had a specific destination in mind.  I love museums, and have a fondness for automobile museums.  I've been to both the Chrysler and Ford museums near Detroit.  While researching, I found the National Packard Museum. Having left Cleveland in disgust over the traffic situation (many, many roads closed for... Continue Reading →

Summer Travels Begin

I've been back in Toronto since mid-April.  It's a great time to watch the city transform into summer, however we have had an unusually cold spring.  As I write this it is a chilly 10C and there's been light rain all day. Last week was my first venture out of town; one of several I'll... Continue Reading →

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