Itinerary: Thursday: Fly to El Paso, TX and drive to Dell City Friday: Hiking in Guadalupe Mountains National Park Saturday: Visiting Carlsbad Caverns National Park Sunday: Fly back to ATL Dates: December 8-11, 2016 Our Odyssey: Our Semi-Spontaneous Trip to Guadalupe Mountains and Carlsbad Caverns National Parks This past weekend, December 8-11, Tim and I … Continue reading Small Town, Big Rocks
Itinerary: Days 1-3: Miami, FL Days 3-9: Cuba (Havana, Cienfuegos, Santiago de Cuba) Dates: October 13-23, 2016 Our Odyssey: Our third and final stop in Cuba was to Santiago de Cuba, the country’s second largest city. It’s situated in a protected cove on the southern shore of the island, only about 2 hours driving from … Continue reading Santiago de Cuba
Itinerary: Days 1-3: Miami, FL Days 3-9: Cuba (Havana, Cienfuegos, Santiago de Cuba) Dates: October 13-23, 2016 Our Odyssey: As I type this in my office after work in northeast Georgia, there is a large wildfire spreading a thick and pungent haze over the area. It’s been going for weeks, though this area is not … Continue reading Four Hours in Cienfuegos
Things that scream “Cuba!” are visible all around Old Havana - Cuban flags, Cuban rum, and the notorious frankencars - classic cars on the outside, with a mishmash of parts on the inside.
Itinerary: Days 1-3: Miami, FL Days 3-9: Cuba (Havana, Cienfuegos, Santiago de Cuba) Dates: October 13-23, 2016 Our Odyssey: Our Cuba adventure began, naturally, in Miami, Florida. We spent two days lounging by the pool of our hotel and at the beach (and I spent a few hours running Friday morning as part of training … Continue reading La Habana
Itinerary: Thursday: Fly to Kalispell, Montana Friday: Hiking to Iceberg Lake Saturday: Highline Trail Sunday: Relaxing day at the Lake MacDonald Lodge Monday: Fly back to ATL Dates: August 11-15, 2016 Our Odyssey: Tim and I had wanted to visit Glacier National Park for several years. This summer, we decided to make it one of … Continue reading Might as Well Be Going to the Sun
Just a few of my favorites from our adventure at the Custer ghost town in the Sawtooth Mountains of Idaho!
Itinerary: Thursday: Fly to Boise Friday: Food Tour of Boise; Ghost hunting at the Old Penitentiary Saturday: Sawtooth Mountains and Ghost Towns Dates: July 28-31, 2016 Our Odyssey: Idaho? More like, Ida-whoa!! Okay, I couldn’t resist that, because when Tim and I visited my 42nd state, Idao proved to be better than just great potatoes.Tim … Continue reading Ghosts and Ghost Towns in Idaho