Very rarely do I make a trip that isn't planned months in advance. Although I don't have a full schedule when I travel, I usually have the dates, methods of transportation and hotel reservations firmly in place. On short notice, I booked a flight to Halifax. Peggy's Cove is thirty minutes away. The Ford Taurus I... Continue Reading →
The Royal Mail Ship Olympic 1910-1935 The RMS Olympic was a cruise ship on the White Star Line. Launched in 1910, it would be in service until 1935 - part of that as a troop ship in WWI. It was the largest liner in the world from 1911 - 1913, except for the Titanic... Continue Reading →
Very early in 2017, I learned about the Thunder Bay Blues Fest. The event features 100% Canadian talent, so I booked a VIP pass and began making plans. Held during the first weekend of July, I made this into a road trip, planning to do a circle tour of Lake Superior. Two days driving, but... Continue Reading →
Continuing with my trip to Puerto Rico, I drove to the El Yunque Rainforest. It's a long drive in, and after parking the car, a short walk to the entrance to the walking trail. Thought I'd take a short walk in, but it was not to be. After what seemed like an eternity,... Continue Reading →
First trip to Florida. Spent the night in Cumberland, KY. Took a side trip the next morning to see the falls, near Daniel Boone National Forest.