Details of my hectic trip from Michigan to Canada… again.
Things To See & Do
Here, frequent travelers (by car, boat, RV, motorcycle) are sharing fun places they've visited that are worthy of being on your travel bucket list. Tips for enjoying fun destinations from Asheville to Aruba... boating the intracoastal waterway and skydiving in various locations... visiting national parks and enjoying travel tours... you'll quickly see why these are our favorite places to visit! Plus, we've got lots of little-known secrets for traveling across the USA and beyond.
Traveling down Highway 52 just north of Minot, North Dakota, and south of the U.S./Canada border… you’re driving along and all of a sudden you see class years in the form of rocks on the hillsides of Kenmare, North Dakota. Here’s the story behind the class rocks.
There are several different shapes and colors of rocks that can be used in the formation of an Inukshuk — also spelled inuksuk, inukhuk, inuksuit. And some tend to resemble a human shape more than others. This rock formation is a symbol of safety, hope and friendship that was created by the Inuit.
We saw the following wild animals in the Canadian Rockies… most of them within the Jasper National Park: Porcupine, White-tailed Deer, Coyote, Grey Wolf, Fox, Bighorn Sheep, Mountain Goat, Elk, Woodland Caribou, Black Bear, and Mule Deer.
A summary of the sights & sounds seen at IHRA drag racing events.
Highlights of our roadtrip from Nashville, Tennessee to Edmonton, Alberta Canada… and onto the Canadian Rockies near Calgary.
Check out these great major league baseball pictures from the Chicago Cubs vs Texas Rangers game on June 21, 2007 in Dallas, Texas.
I left The Zoo at Gulf Breeze in the year 2000. It appears that the zoo has been through a number of changes, including a name change to The Zoo Northwest Florida. Here’s a trip down memory lane… what the zoo administrators I worked with are up to these days.
Care to take an open cockpit aerobatic flight in a 1940’s-era Navy bi-plane?
Who knew the Wizard of Oz would still be so popular today… more than 65 years after it hit the big screen? And, with Halloween just around the corner, October also appears to be the most popular month for Wizard of Oz festivals.
Here’s the most comprehensive listing of Hot Air Balloon festivals across the U.S, including a listing of places throughout the U.S. where you can go on hot air balloon rides. Plus, fun ways to make your own mini-hot air balloons!
We went to a drive in movie the other night and had a blast. We learned a few things about drive-in movie theaters at the same time! Here’s some really cool info on the history of drive in theaters, what you need to bring with you if you go, and some other must-know tips If your idea of a drive-in is SONIC. It’s time to take a step back in time. Come with me!
We drove a couple hours from a racetrack in Milan, Michigan to a beach house in Stevensville, Michigan. Our destination: Chalet on the Lake, where our friends own one of the little chalets on Lake Michigan. This was relaxed, beachy,…
A little about our first camping trip with a 4-year-old.
This is the actual “Flipper” from the 1996 movie! Today, he resides in the Bahamas and brings joy to thousands of people each year when they come just to swim with him. This “swimming with the dolphins” adventure was one of the excursions available with our Royal Caribbean cruise. Our last stop was in the […]
Just about every state in the country features The World’s Largest… SOMETHING!
It is not just a town for the deaf, but rather a town for signers.
How many of the top wonders of the world have YOU been to?
We’ve been to Florida several times for Spring Training baseball games. But THIS year, we finally made it to Arizona for some Cactus League games!
This is the overhead sign that you drive through upon entering Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Ah the memories! I’ve been there several times. This is the colorful sign and pennants at the entrance to Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Walt Disney World in […]
This is a photo of the White House where the President of the United States lives — 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue — in Washington, D.C. I’ve been there a couple of times. LynnetteAs a lifelong traveler, I like to help people find unique ways to do things that will save time & money […]
Highlights from our tour, and little-known facts about Jack Daniels — the man — and Jack Daniel’s — the distillery — in Lynchburg, Tennessee.
If you like to travel as much as we do, then you might find an interesting Factory Tour along the way that might be worthy of a visit!
Spring Training games are played in Florida -Grapefruit League- and Arizona -Cactus League- each year. Usually we drive to all-points Florida to catch the games, but this year we finally made it to Arizona for the first time.