An Epic US Road Trip: On the Road in the West / Mid West

I love road trips – especially in the US. I think its all that space – driving for days and days without falling into the sea! Well, here is a trip that is nowhere near the sea but will tick a lot of amazing iconic sites (and sights!) off your wish list…. I’m so guilty […]

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An Epic USA Road Trip: It starts with a Plan….

(2014 – deciding on the summer hols…..) Lets go to the States and rent a car… OK Well, we’ve driven in Florida, California, ‘done’ Route 66…… Out comes the map…. Mmmmm… what about flying to Denver We always wanted to ‘do’ the Rockies… ♪♪Colorado Rockie Mountain High♫  … we can sing John Denver songs the […]

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Route 66 – with a teenager! (2)

  Vacations with kids can be demanding.   Vacations with one kid will present different challenges.   Vacations with one teenager.….. well…. There I was – all set to divulge our family secrets and then thought….  Hold on!!   This is the guy I’m depending upon to take care of me in my (rapidly advancing) old age!!! An […]

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Route 66 – with a teenager! (1)

You can pick the next one America No – think about it  America Why don’t you have a look through that Kuoni catalogue there for ideas  America Really within reason we can consider anywhere….. You – said – I – could – pick … and I pick America   Me and my mouth!   Well… […]

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My Top 10 of Everything: The Yucatán beyond Cancun

This is a great place for self touring.   It has beaches,  architecture,  history,  nature …. and great food.   All bar one are easily accessible by car (the other one is an island).   Cancun is not everyone’s idea of an idyllic exotic location – don’t worry – all we saw of Cancun was the airport.   For […]

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