Category: Travel

Quartzsite Sunset

One thing that makes Quartzsite so special is the sunsets. The image says it all.…

By robrose

Quartzsite - A Different Type of Desert

The word desert conjures up an image of sand, but that is not what the desert around Quartzsite is. The surface is covered with rocks allowing vehicles of all types to drive on it. This has been an almost perfect week…

By robrose

Shopping at Quartzsite

Shopping a Quartzsite isn't just going into store though there are some here, it's the acres of tents that sell virtually anything and everything. Over the years we have tried to explain what Quartzsite is to friends an…

By robrose

Seven of the best food experiences in Testaccio, Rome | National Geographic

Seven of the best food experiences in Testaccio, RomeRome’s riverside neighbourhood is a magnet for those after a true taste of the Italian capital. Don’t leave without sampling some typical Roman fare, from fresh…

By rgrichardson

Relaxing at Quartzsite

Quartzsite - a small town in the Arizona desert where thousands upon thousands of RVers come for anything from a few days to several months or more in the winter. This year we are staying with a group of people who own…

By robrose

California's Central Valley

Since leaving the Sacramento area we have been driving through California's Central Valley which produces more than half of the fruits, vegetables, and nuts grown in the United States. Miles and miles of orchards and…

By robrose

A Taste of Africa

Three years ago we traveled throughout southern Africa. A pleasant memory was the evening we drank Amarula while watching wildlife walking across an area filled with red rocks between us and the setting sun. Thanks to a…

By robrose

On the Road Again

All good things must come to an end and the wonderful time we have had with our family came to and end today as we resumed traveling in our RV. It is not very large by American standards, and unlike most who drive a…

By robrose

6 unique experiences you must try in Canada

With the Canadian borders now open to UK visitors, it’s time to start planning a trip to a country made for exploring. From its unparalleled landscapes and a rich cultural history, to majestic wildlife viewings and…

By rgrichardson

The Season's Most Exciting U.S. Ski News, from Resort Openings to Aprés Ski Fun | Condé Nast Traveler

Last winter, ski resorts in the U.S. were quick to embrace COVID-friendly adjustments—food trucks, pop-up outdoor dining and seating, reservation requirements for both mountain access and (often severely limited) indoor…

By rgrichardson

Everyday brings something new

Snippets of the Life of two people who travel much of the year. Long time blogger, recent convert to the Vivaldi browser and loving it. Americans by birth but world citizens by choice. We have been to all 8 continents…

By robrose

67 Fascinating Facts About London I Boutique Adventurer

When a man is tired of London he is tired of life. So said Samuel Johnson in 1777 and as a Londoner, I firmly believe that these words still hold true today – although of course, I would like to change man to person. I…

By rgrichardson