Grayton Beach
Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Grayton Beach Florida

Along with Apalachicola, Grayton Beach is our favorite community along the Florida Gulf Scenic Drive (Scenic Highway 30A). In contrast to slickly landscaped condo communities created by a myriad of developers, little Grayton Beach is […]

Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Smokin’ on the Square BBQ Cookoff

On March 7th we caught the 6th annual Smokin’ on the Square BBQ Cook-off Festival held at Pensacola’s Seville Square park in Pensacola’s Historic District. Visiting Pensacola Florida Things to See and Do Pensacola Restaurants & […]

Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Fort Pickens National Park

Fort Pickens & Gulf Islands National Seashore Park Pensacola Beach, Florida What is there to do at Fort Pickens Gulf Islands Park & Campground? Fishing, beach combing, swimming, and sunbathing on sparsely populated white sand […]

Great River Road

Historic Stillwater Minnesota

Historic River Towns – Stillwater, Minnesota With Jo’s sister Donna and husband Dan, this will be our fourth historic river town and historic hotel Thanksgiving weekend. Previously we have enjoyed Galena, Illinois and the DeSoto […]


Lake Superior Circle Tour

UP 200 Sled Dog Marathon

Start of the UP200 Sled Dog Marathon – Marquette, Michigan Upper Peninsula Updated Jan 6, 2015 Friday night in Marquette thousands of people lined up along snow covered West Washington Street to watch the beginning […]


Lake Superior Circle Tour

Ashland RV Park

Ashland-Bayfield RV Campgrounds On a recent visit we learned Ashland’s Kreher RV Park has posted a rate increase, their first in a number of years. Their regular rate for water and electric is now $25 […]