A Short Trip to San Diego

A SHORT TRIP TO SAN DIEGO

We recently spent a couple days in San Diego visiting with Terry and LuAnn, who were house and dog sitting there. It was a bit cool...

Summer Plans

SUMMER PLANS

We finally have a plan for most of the summer, which we hope will be a nice change from traveling in the Lazy Dazy. Terry and LuAnn...

 
 
 
New Camera, New Tooth and Other Stuff

NEW CAMERA, NEW TOOTH AND OTHER STUFF

Nothing much of anything blog-worthy to report, but we are just glad to have our spot here at Jojoba Hills so we can stay put for as...

Back In California

BACK IN CALIFORNIA

Our time at McDowell Mountain ended on Thursday and we are now back at Jojoba Hills. The last couple of weeks were busy and fun, with...

 
 
 
An Easy Decision

AN EASY DECISION

View of the McDowell Mountains Last week the air conditioner in the Subaru stopped working as the temperatures were getting back into...

Birthday Week

BIRTHDAY WEEK

Decided to see if Open Live Writer would let me post since I've seen some other bloggers having issues again but it won't, so I'm back...

 
 
 

TIME DOES FLY

Going nowhere fast It was my intention to blog more often after we got to McDowell Mountain but we've had so much going on I just haven't...

TIS THE SEASON

We are alive and well and back at McDowell Mountain in Fountain Hills, AZ. After seven weeks at Jojoba Hills it was time for a change...

 
 
 

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...

 
 
 



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 ...

Business contracts worth $1+ billion expected at Travel Trade Maldives 2019

Business contracts worth $1+ billion expected at Travel Trade Maldives 2019

Travel Trade Maldives that is to be held in June 12-13, 2019, expects to have over 3,000 meetings and business contracts worth U.S. dollars 1+ billion. So far, more than 2,000... Read more ...

Tourism contributes £187 million to the Dundee economy in 2018

Tourism contributes £187 million to the Dundee economy in 2018

As per latest figures, tourism contributed £187 million to the Dundee economy last year, going up £16 million from the previous year. Tourism bosses said that an 8.7% increase... Read more ...

2nd Blogger Thailand competition opens for entries from international bloggers

2nd Blogger Thailand competition opens for entries from international bloggers

This year's second Blogger Thailand competition is open for entries from international bloggers residing in Thailand until 31 May, 2019, Thailand Authority of Tourism announced... Read more ...

Tourism Ethiopia partnered with the African Tourism Board

Tourism Ethiopia partnered with the African Tourism Board

As an observer, today Tourism Ethiopia partnered with the African Tourism Board. Tourism Ethiopia is a national organization under the Ministry of Culture and Tourism; The... Read more ...

Ciao Yarra Valley Italian Festival to boost Victoria tourism

Ciao Yarra Valley Italian Festival to boost Victoria tourism

The Ciao Yarra Valley festival is returning to the Yarra Valley in Victoria, Australia to celebrate the region's rich Italian heritage. The festival will kick off in... Read more ...

SAS Opens Direct Route To Turin

SAS Opens Direct Route To Turin

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Sydney Airport first Australian airport to offer navigation service for...

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In an Australian airport first, Sydney Airport today launched a partnership with Aira, a service that enables blind and low vision travellers to confidently navigate the... Read more ...

CEO Solomon Island was invited to PATA Annual Summit 2019

CEO Solomon Island was invited to PATA Annual Summit 2019

On international tourism stage, strong recognition for the Solomon Islands and huge applause for Tourism Solomons with CEO, Josefa ‘Jo' Tuamoto invited to join the Pacific Asia... Read more ...

2nd Blogger Thailand competition opens for entries from international bloggers

2nd Blogger Thailand competition opens for entries from international bloggers

This year's second Blogger Thailand competition is open for entries from international bloggers residing in Thailand until 31 May, 2019, Thailand Authority of Tourism announced... Read more ...

National Plan of Tourism 2018-2022 of Brazil approved by Decree

National Plan of Tourism 2018-2022 of Brazil approved by Decree

The Official Journal of the Union of Brazil has published the Decree that approves the National Plan of Tourism 2018-2022. Read more ...