Hastings and Battle, England


York, England

September 28 - October 2, 2017 Getting to York was as easy as hopping on a train in Edinburgh and relaxing for two hours. I’ve said this before, but I love train travel through Europe. We booked ahead and had assigned seats with a table for four. It was just Leo and I (because Vivian … Continue reading York, England

Isle of Skye, Scotland

September 24-26 2017 Nothing like a rainy day to make you want to get on the road....well not quite, but you gotta do what you gotta do, so we set off for Skye in these not so ideal driving conditions. After our tire blow-out, the mechanic installed our spare tire, a tiny and supposedly "temporary" … Continue reading Isle of Skye, Scotland

Inverness and Lochness, Scotland Adventure

September 21-23 2017 One of the lures of a destination wedding is the opportunity to visit a new place and extend the stay into a full blown vacation. With these happy thoughts, Leo and I planned this Grand Scotland adventure when we received and invitation to a wedding in York, England which is close enough … Continue reading Inverness and Lochness, Scotland Adventure

Gateway Arch, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis is the gateway to the West, so it was only fitting that we stopped here on our way East.... ok I admit that the anology doesn't work as well if you're coming from the West but we are headed home to North Carolina after a 2  1/2 month westward tour. Besides, Leo was … Continue reading Gateway Arch, St. Louis, MO

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana

  July 8th After two and a half months on the road we're making a southeastern turn towards home but we plan to take advantage of every and any interesting stop along the way. One of these (which Leo really wanted to see) it's the Little Big Horn Battlefield Memorial. We rolled into the 7th … Continue reading Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana