Tag: Travel

Jim ‘N Nick’s BBQ, Birmingham AL

I’ve tried BBQ restaurants at many cities during my travels and I’ve tried many different BBQ styles (dry, wet, and all the rest). I’ve waited in a line for over 6 hours to get BBQ at a famous spot (another story). Needless to say,…

Santa Rosa Creek Trail, Cambria CA

There’s a really nice two mile coastal trail loop in Cambria California called Santa Rosa Creek Trail that is part of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve and takes you on a hike from the tree covered path along the creek to the open fields on the…

San Simeon Pier and Elephant Seal Colony on the California Coast

This is another in my series of posts about traveling along the California coast. I have been to San Simeon numerous times as both a destination and a stop over while traveling on my way up and down the coast over the decades. It’s…

Scenes from Cambria California

This is another installment in my California coastal travel series. I’ve stayed in the town of Cambria often during my coastal travels up and down the state of California over my five decades of living there. It’s a nice little town with a lot…

Scenes from Big Sur, California

Throughout the years, when I lived in California, I traveled to and thru Big Sur many times by all kinds of vehicles. My favorite was when riding on my motorcycle, which I’ve done numerous times. Big Sur is by far one of the most…

Hearst’s Castle, San Simeon CA

Hearst’s Castle is one of the most beautiful spots in the entire state of California. I can say this with some kind of authority having been a resident of California for over 50 years living in south, central and northern California and having traveled…

Flying from Atlanta to NOLO

My favorite airline seat that I almost always request is the aisle seat. Getting a middle seat is my worst nightmare, I’m a tall guy, the middle seat is not good for me. However, getting a window seat is to me like being a…

Vacation to Cabo San Lucas

For the first time ever I got to go on a vacation with my sister. We thought about visiting several places like Florida, New York, or Canada and we decided on Cabo San Lucas Mexico. I’d never been there before. Only been to Mexico…

Bourbon Street, New Orleans LA

March 2018 Took a stroll down Bourbon Street one night while driving cross country. Made a short video about it…

Road Trip to Tennessee

March 2018 This month marks one year that I’ve been living in Georgia since moving from California, and it’s been great, I still really enjoy living here. That all said, this week I took my first road trip on the east coast to my…

B.B. Kings Blues Club, Memphis TN

January 2018 While working in Memphis Tennessee last month I got a chance to visit and walk around famous Beale Street, home of the American Blues music. After walking around the street for a while, checking out both sides of the street and all…

Beale Street, Memphis TN

January 2018 Put on my blue suede shoes And I boarded the plane Touched down in the land of the Delta Blues In the middle of the pouring rain W.C. Handy, won’t you look down over me Yeah, I got a first class ticket…