Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Fort Pickens National Park

Fort Pickens & Gulf Islands National Seashore Park Pensacola Beach, Florida Its’ world-class pristine, expansive white sand beach is among the many attractions at Fort Pickens National Park. What is there to do at Fort […]

Great River Road

Nelson Creamery Great River Road

Restaurant Review – Nelson Creamery, Nelson Wisconsin About 50 cars filled the Nelson Creamery customer parking lot on a Thursday afternoon in little Nelson, Wisconsin on Hwy 35 – the Wisconsin Great River Road Scenic […]

Away from the World Bar Cedar Key Florida
Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Away from the World | Cedar Key

Restaurant Review: Away from the World Burger Bar, Cedar Key, Florida Formerly named “Away from the World Cafe” Away from the World Beer and Burger Bar has expanded its menu and beverages. It is located on the […]


Grayton Beach Florida
Gulf Coast Scenic Drive

Grayton Beach Florida

The “Beach” that fronts the village of Grayton Beach and the adjacent Grayton Beach State park is regularly voted among Florida’s top beaches. And according to beach aficionado Dr. Beach, who is also Professor and Director […]

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. More Articles on Visiting Pensacola Florida Pensacola: Things to See and […]


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 […]

Great River Road

Fall Festival Great River Road

McGregor Fall Arts and Crafts Festival Fall colors were starting to break out along the Mississippi River and a perfect weather forecast for the weekend encouraged Jo and I to head to McGregor, Iowa for […]

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 […]


Barn Bluff
Golf Course Reviews

Red Wing, Minnesota

Golfing and Dining in Red Wing In September Jo and I spent some time in Red Wing. Earlier we had spent some time in Duluth to attend the Duluth KIA Drag Races & Car Show. […]

Golf Course Reviews

Fall Color Thunder Bay Ontario

Fall Color Trip to Thunder Bay During our recent Minnesota North Shore Color Tour, we decided to extend our travels to run up as far north as Thunder Bay, Ontario. The color was not as […]

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 […]