Wandering – from London to Edinburgh

Although this might seem like a fairly obvious statement, travelling abroad with no conversion van with a convenient bed in the back is somewhat more involved and daunting than being able to have your entire house with you as you go. Especially if you’re overseas in a country that you’ve not visited previously. It’s taken … Continue reading

Wookie Hole – United Kingdom

Wookie Hole – United Kingdom

Ah, United Kingdom. Such vistas you have to offer, such HISTORY. Such grace. So, why is it that I find myself thinking most fondly of one of the most kitschy places I’ve visited in years? Because – WOOKEY HOLE. My friend, Jennifer Kelley, had been living in the UK on and off since 1996, and … Continue reading

The Marfa Mystery Lights

I’m finally catching up on some of the trip reports that I hadn’t yet written. Real life has intruded and taken up an enormous chunk of my time, but I’m doing my best to get back to the reports – so here goes: I decided to run south through New Mexico last October so as … Continue reading

A cave? Without a Name?

A cave? Without a Name?

So, yesterday the plan was to head out to Austin with my niece and nephews – see the bats fly out from beneath Congress Bridge, maybe run around downtown a little bit. They’d only been driven through Austin before, so I figured it’d be a nice little road trip. Then, earlier this week, I started … Continue reading