2015 Travel Planning

As 2014 comes to an end (yes, I know there is still a December), it is time for me to plan the next year of vacation days. This past year we visited Houston for a long weekend in the Spring and took our year-delayed honeymoon in the fall. Air travel was our mode of transportation for…

Fun with Maps 17&18

I was reading something earlier this week about the recommended driving distance for a single day. A number of websites and forums suggested 500 miles was an appropriate distance for the average driver while some went so far as to say it should be the limit! Drivers vary in experience (and quality) but a lot…

Fun with Maps 15&16

Map 15 will be in seven parts. “Oh my god, can he even do that? The tyrant!” The answer is yes, and you can just call me sir. ‘Tyrant’ is so formal. The reason I am posting seven maps for Map 15 is the source. All seven come from our visit to the Musée de…

Trip #5: London/Paris Honeymoon

This trip, our year-delayed honeymoon, took place from September 19th to September 30th, 2014. Please plan a minimum of two hours to read this post. It was a long trip and we saw a lot. I didn’t want to leave anything of significance out and I am long-winded in the first place. Go to the…