It’s early December in Alberta, Canada and so the Icefields Parkway has become much less accessible. We really didn’t think we would get a chance to drive on it at all this late in the year. However, we were told by an employee of the hotel that it was open and would be no trouble… Continue reading Icefields Parkway and Beyond
On Tuesday of last week we decided to travel to Alberta, Canada in search of snow and a new adventure. By Thursday evening we had arrived in Banff National Park at Lake Louise as snow began to fall on the Chateau in the Canadian Rockies. Since we had traveled from the east coast, two time… Continue reading Canadian Rockies
In the past 37 years I have made mental notes and Pinterest boards of cities and places I wanted to visit. Austria has been on that list for some years but we just recently were presented with a perfect opportunity to visit. A special convention for Jehovah’s Witnesses! This means that we were assisted in… Continue reading First time to Vienna
A little less than two years ago was the last time I had visited New York. As one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, my husband volunteered his time and skills to work on a large building project in upstate New York various times over the past few years. Last week we returned to New York primarily to… Continue reading New York, New York
A little more than twenty four hours ago I booked a ticket from Albany, GA to Portland, OR. So at 4:30 am my alarm went off and about twelve hours later I hopped into the same Honda Accord that I helped my sister drive across the country a few years ago. This time we are… Continue reading Georgia to Oregon
In 37 years on this planet, I’ve laid eyes and set foot on all but about 6 of the states in America. Somehow, that didn’t include the largest state between Canada and Mexico. So as we left the eerie calm and worn out town of New Mexico, I was eager to enter the Lone… Continue reading To Texas
The departure from California took longer and entailed much more variety than I had anticipated. Starbucks in tow, we hit the palm tree lined roads of Fresno expecting mostly flat desert stretches on our way to Sedona. We were pleasantly surprised with mountains, snow and plenty gas stations fully functioning on New Year’s Day. In… Continue reading Goodbye California, Hello Arizona!