“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson’s Essays, Barcelona, Spain

That feeling

“What is that feeling when you’re driving away from people and they recede on the plain till you see their specks dispersing? – it’s the too-huge world vaulting us, and it’s good-bye. But we lean forward to the next crazy venture beneath the skies.” ― Jack Kerouac, On the Road Barcelona, Spain

Other Places

  “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other places, other lives, other souls.” – Anais Nin  

Leipzig Christmas Market 2017

Leipzig Christmas market dates all the way back to 1458. Open from November 28 through December 23, its six areas are set in chime with the fascinating historical scenery of the Leipzig city centre.

The Columbia River Gorge

Once, about ten …make that fifteen years ago, on a whirlwind two week road trip from Colorado to Florida, from Florida to Colorado, and from Colorado to Vancouver, BC, I drove The Columbia Gorge River. Recently, I did again; it’s still one of the most spectacular drives I’ve seen.

Route 66: Has anyone seen my slippers?

U.S. Route 66: The Spirit of America Route 66: Has anyone seen my slippers?–It is one of the most famous roads in America and is widely known by several names. Each captures U.S. Historic Route 66 in a different light, demonstrating it means different things to different Americans. Some call it the Mother Lode. Others…