April 8-9, 2019 It is always a good idea to be aware of your surroundings, especially when you spot an interesting item just off the road. That is what happened last year as we drove westbound on I40 towards Santa Fe. I had seen pictures of an art installation called “Cadillac Ranch” but didn’t really … More Amarillo, Texas
April 3-7, 2019 We always try to find interesting stopping points along our route. This time we picked Albuquerque, which we had visited as a day trip, when we stayed on previous trips in Santa Fe. Albuquerque is also a convenient stopping point on I40 as we head home. The city is in close proximity … More Albuquerque, Petroglyphs and Trinity Site.
March 24- April 2 We have visited Las Vegas many times but this visit was a first in many ways. First time we are here with Leo not in a business capacity and first time here with our motorcoach. We arrived at the Las Vegas Motorcoach resort and our first impression was that we were … More Las Vegas and Lake Mead, Nevada
March 7-20, 2019 Palm Springs is a desert resort town where the streets are named after movie stars, golf communities line both sides of the streets and the sun shines continuously. This sounded like the perfect spot for us to visit with our motorcoach, as warm weather seekers is who we are. But there is … More Palm Springs, California
March 6-7, 2019Tombstone, Arizona When you embark on a cross country RV trip, you have two choices. You can try to get to your destination by the quickest route possible or you can take it slow with quirky stops along the way. I have discovered that quirky and slow is the most fun. With this … More Tombstone, Arizona
July 1-8, 2018 The last time we visited Crested Butte, was 23 years ago for a family ski vacation. Arriving here in the summer is a totally different experience. The mountains are covered with wild flowers and the green of the trees and blue skies are so vibrant that every picture one takes looks like … More Crested Butte, Colorado
June 27, 2018 Day trips are one of my favorite things to do, so I’m very lucky that my husband Leo likes to drive. He really enjoys driving especially on scenic highways. Colorado 145 from Dolores to Telluride is one of those beautiful drives than in itself would be worth doing, but having the goal … More Telluride, Colorado
June 22, 2018 When we plan our RV adventures we always like to stay in an area which allows for easy day trips to numerous poitnst of interest. Santa Fe is abundant in that respect. In this trip we were somewhat disappointed not to be able to do one of our planned visits to hike … More Cool day trips from Santa Fe.
June 19, 2018 On our first visit to Santa Fe we focused on the art of Georgia O’Keeffe. We visited the museum dedicated to her works right here in town and then traveled and toured her home in Abiquiu. Here is a link to my blog post of 2017 O’Keeffe museum. There is much more to … More Santa Fe and the New Mexico Museum of Art
October 2-5, 2017 One of the best parts of travel is meeting interesting people along the way, and this was our experience when we met Michel and Rosemary Hayler on a Viking river cruise over four years ago. We have maintained our friendship and they have since, visited us in North Carolina. So it was … More Hastings and Battle, England … More Hastings and Battle, England