SETTLED IN

We've been back at Jojoba Hills for three weeks now, and although we've been busy there hasn't been much going on that is blog worthy....

A STOP IN BOULDER CITY ON THE WAY TO YUMA

After leaving Virgin, UT we spent a couple nights in Boulder City, NV to visit with John and Pam, whom many of you know from Oh, the...

 
 
 

LAST DAYS IN VIRGIN

Our two weeks here have passed quickly. On our last two days we biked part of the JEM trail , which we can access by riding from our...

NO-OWL CANYON AND BAD ETIQUETTE

Mark and Bobbie discovered this area a couple years ago, another unnamed canyon to explore west of the small Zion tunnel. They found...

 
 
 

CANDY CLIFFS AND HOODOOS

It was Utah Education Association school break last weekend, and we learned the hard way back in 2014 that the schools are closed on...

A FEW DAYS IN EUGENE

Since it was over 400 miles to Eugene,OR from Lake Almanor, CA, we split up the drive, stopping for the night in Klamath Falls at the...

 
 
 

NEWPORT, OR

Needing to escape the mid to upper 90s that were predicted inland, last Saturday we left the mall in Eugene and made our way to the...

MORE FROM NEWPORT: LIGHTHOUSES, BEACHES AND ANOTHER RV REPAIR

If you enjoy visiting lighthouses, Newport is the place to be. We toured Oregon's tallest, the Yaquina Head Lighthouse , on a foggy...

 
 
 

A WEEK IN SILVERTON, OREGON

We're spending a week at Silver Spur RV Park in Silverton, OR because it was about the only place we could find that had a vacancy....

A VISIT TO OREGON GARDEN AND THE STATE CAPITOL

Silverton's nickname is “Oregon's Garden City,” so we had to visit Oregon Garden , an 80-acre botanical garden that features over 20...

 
 
 

CITYSCAPES

Downtown Portland, OR from Waterfront Park After leaving Silverton we headed to Columbia River RV park in Portland, a 50 mile white-knuckle...

EVERGREEN COHO SKP RV PARK, CHIMACUM, WA

We visited the Olympic Peninsula in 2014 and spent a few nights at the fairgrounds in Port Townsend, WA, but this time we opted to...

 
 
 

MAIL UPDATE AND MORE

Driftwood along Puget Sound shoreline We finally had a tracking update on our mail Thursday, which showed that it had been bouncing...

ON OUR WAY TO THE CANADIAN ROCKIES

We won't know if it's the right decision until we get there, but after a couple of phone calls with our friends Chuck and Carla, we've...

 
 
 

BACK IN ZION COUNTRY

We left Thompson, Utah on Friday heading southwest on I-70, one of the most scenic parts of any interstate we've driven. A lunch break...

A WEEK IN MISSOULA

Actually we're staying in Lolo, MT just south of Missoula at the Square Dance Center and Campground where we spent a week in 2014....

 
 
 

ON THE MOVE

With Monday's forecast looking good, we set out south for 200 miles on Hwy 93 from Lolo, MT to Challis, ID. This was a new route for...

TEN YEARS ON THE ROAD

Ten years ago today we left Pensacola, FL and set off to travel the country in our Lazy Daze motor home. We didn't really have a plan,...

 
 
 

PARK CITY HIKE AND CHANGE OF PLANS IN PROVO

We had one nice day while staying at Jordanelle State Park so we took advantage of it by going for a hike in Park City. After the weather...

BALLARD RV PARK, THOMPSON, UTAH

Tuesday turned out to be a good weather day for travel but we weren't sure where we were going from Provo. More rain was in the forecast...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Ultimate Cobbles: Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix Pt III

Ultimate Cobbles: Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix Pt III

Today we have a chance to explore a bit of the countryside around Kortrijk. No one is really interested in pushing themselves any more than they have to. Tomorrow is the big... Read more ...

Where to Go in 2019: USTOA Reveals Top Destinations, Travel Trends and More

Where to Go in 2019: USTOA Reveals Top Destinations, Travel Trends and More

In a recent survey conducted by PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP , the tour operator members of the United States Tour Operators Association named Italy the most popular or “hot”... Read more ...

A group of young entrepreneurs in Bulawayo introduces tourism company

A group of young entrepreneurs in Bulawayo introduces tourism company

A group of young entrepreneurs in Bulawayo have collaborated to develop a tourism and safari company, which they believe will be a major game changer in the profitable yet... Read more ...

Celebrate the Festive Season in the Heart of Dubai with Four Seasons hotel Dubai

Celebrate the Festive Season in the Heart of Dubai with Four Seasons hotel Dubai

Christmas begins early at Four Seasons Hotel Dubai International Centre, with a host of festive delights and sparkling events to capture the spirit of the season and ring in... Read more ...

Spirit AeroSystems Charity Golf Classic Awards $465,000 in Grants to...

Spirit AeroSystems Charity Golf Classic Awards $465,000 in Grants to Nonprofit Community Partners

Spirit AeroSystems announced today that 28 grants from the Spirit AeroSystems Charity Golf Classic will contribute $465,000 to nonprofit organizations in Kansas, Oklahoma and... Read more ...

Pilgrims and Asian tourists boost tourism to Israel

Pilgrims and Asian tourists boost tourism to Israel

Israel expects over 4 million visitors in 2018 - a 14 per cent rise from last year. The unexpected levels is due to visitors from China, South Korea and India. Read more ...

Mayor explains that tourism provides major boost up to Moscow economy

Mayor explains that tourism provides major boost up to Moscow economy

Moscow budget has welcomed a record boost as a result of the development of tourist industry. In the last eight years, the amount of tourists pouring into Moscow has doubled... Read more ...

Savannah expects to welcome 14 million visitors generating billions of...

Savannah expects to welcome 14 million visitors generating billions of dollars for local tourism

The tourism in Savannah sees record surge and the tourism organization is expecting another 14 million visitors by year-end - generating billions of dollars for local businesses. Read more ...

Myrtle Beach, SC's Top Airline Expands with More Nonstop Routes

Myrtle Beach, SC's Top Airline Expands with More Nonstop Routes

Myrtle Beach's most traveled airline is growing again as Spirit Airlines adds three new nonstop routes! Beginning May 2, 2019, Spirit will add nonstop flights connecting Myrtle... Read more ...

Best UK Hotels to Celebrate New Year 2019

Best UK Hotels to Celebrate New Year 2019

Deciding how and where to celebrate New Year's Eve can be a fraught and frustrating process. Someone's perfect evening can range from peace and quiet sitting by the fire to an... Read more ...