Inspired by nature and wildlife documentaries (ok and maybe an animated feature film), we knew we wanted to visit Madagascar on our round-the-world honeymoon trip. What the documentaries don't show you is how hard it is to get anywhere. Our travels in Madagascar were a literal road trip in the truest sense of the word. … Continue reading Madagascar – Wildlife and a Wild Ride
Diverse art in Havana. 1. A display in the theater. 2. Street art. 3. An optical illusion statue in one of Havana’s main plazas
Itinerary: Thursday: Fly to Richmond, VA Friday: Drive to DC, go to Nationals/Reds game Saturday: Touring the National Mall Sunday: Drive back to Richmond and fly to ATL Dates: June 30-July 3, 2016 Our Odyssey: While certainly not the first step in the grieving process, a significant one in my family was our first trip to … Continue reading My Dad’s Ashes Odyssey, pt 1.
Itinerary: Thursday: Drive from Gainesville, GA to Chattanooga, TN Friday: Rock City and drive to Nashville Saturday: Touring Nashville Sunday: Drive back to Gainesville, GA for work Dates: May 5-8, 2016 Our Itinerary: For mine and Tim’s 6th anniversary this year, we spent a weekend in Tennessee, exploring both Chattanooga and Nashville. Since we both … Continue reading Chattanooga, Tennessee – C’mon Ride the Train
Alligators in Big Cypress National Preserve
Panoramic view from the Shark Valley observation tower
Itinerary: Saturday- Tuesday: Miami and Biscayne National Park Tuesday- Friday: Key West and Dry Tortugas National Park Friday- Sunday: Everglades National Park Dates: December 26, 2015 to January 3, 2016 Our Odyssey: Friday, January 1 we made the drive back east through the keys, heading to Homestead, Florida, a small, sleepy town near the entrance … Continue reading Gators and Glades