York to Lancaster – May 2017

Today we plan to see a bit of York.  We find a spot to park for free (3 hour parking) at a nearby grocery store and walk into the walled city. We walked up to the Minister building and snapped some photos from outside because I believe there is a charge to go in. Next … Continue reading York to Lancaster – May 2017

North York Moors National Park – May 2017

  Day 3 of the road trip and the whole thing has been a highlight so far. The scenery has been spectacular; the roundabouts have been a stick in my ribs; the sheep have been plentiful; and Kristi and I haven't killed each other yet. Today we plan to cruise up and around the North … Continue reading North York Moors National Park – May 2017

Road Trip to Alberta – August 2016

So I have had this on the back burner for 2 months now and a combination of being busy and being lazy has caused me to not write this.  My Cousin was getting married in Edmonton and I haven't driven that way in a long time.  Kristi and I decided to take a couple days … Continue reading Road Trip to Alberta – August 2016

Prachuap Khiri Khan (a.k.a. Huh? Where?) Thailand – Sep 2014

Our new friend Clogs found a little town on the map called Prachuap Khiri Khan.  We decided the best way to get there is to take the train.  Despite my brother being an engineer, I have never been on a real train before.  My first train ride! And Kristi's too! When we arrive at the … Continue reading Prachuap Khiri Khan (a.k.a. Huh? Where?) Thailand – Sep 2014

Khao Sok National Park and Float Houses

There's something about getting out to nature and just taking in and appreciating everything around you that is truly amazing.  This is part of the reason why we choose to venture to Khao Sok National Park.  We took a local bus from Kamala Beach to Phuket City (50thb each) then a bus from Phuket City … Continue reading Khao Sok National Park and Float Houses