Our Hops, Skips and Jumps in 2018

Several hops,  one skip and two jumps – not too bad!  We had some great trips this year and I struck Monet’s garden from my wish list so happy enough with that!   Boston – our first trip of the year – and it was a cold one!! Read all about it: Boston   Morocco – […]

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Tennessee – Highlights from a 2 week Road Trip

    Usually when planning a road trip,  we start with a rough idea of where we’re headed and then the best flight options will dictate our route – this time we were heading for Tennessee and flying in and out of Nashville via Newark (New Jersey). As with any trip,  you can’t do it […]

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My Memphis Top 10

Of course I’m writing as a tourist here – and these are impressions after my first short visit to the city.   As with any new destination,  especially when just visiting for a short while,  all you can hope for is a peak at the main attractions and to come away with a sense of the […]

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Nashville – A few days in Music City

  The first thing is the music – literally!  Walking through Nashville airport we came across live music venues throughout the terminal.   The musicians are local and mostly play for tips and its a great welcome to Music City.   Out and About   As first timers,  with just two full days,  we confined ourselves […]

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Utah’s National Parks and Las Vegas – a Fantastic 8 Night Road Trip!

This is really a great option for a 2 week vacation.   Allowing for 8 nights on the trip and then an overnight flight home,  you’ll still have a few days to recover from jet lag if travelling from Europe.   Of course it means a whirlwind tour through whichever parks you choose but there will be […]

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