Sections of the Great Wall that are underwater and accessible only to experienced divers?
Sounds fascinating!Continue reading “Virtual Great Wall: Diving in”
So we’re off, virtually speaking, to the Côte d’Azur!
Which is great but it’s not quite the same as an actual journey.Continue reading “Travels Revisited: The South of France”
So this challenge is officially over…Continue reading “Virtual Greece: Athens”
I don’t know, I was just remembering that time I ordered a book for my niece and they shipped the worlds ugliest Christmas sweater instead.Continue reading “Revisiting: Peru”
At 95% of the way along the virtual Pacific Crest Trail, I’ve reached the North Cascades.Continue reading “Virtual PCT: North Cascades”
Do other people play the license plate game when they do a long drive? We almost always do (I sometimes do it mentally, even just commuting to the next state over).Continue reading “Seen on the road”
After our excursion over to Surry for the planned and delicious lunch at Surry Seafood Company, we drove down to the battlefield at Yorktown.Continue reading “Yorktown drive”
Fortunately the weather forecast was dry for so much outdoor activity. Unfortunately there was going to be one really cold day on our trip.
That was Saturday. We layered up to face the day.Continue reading “Chilly in Williamsburg”
Dude, I need to get away. NOT being able to totally unplug from the office – even for just a few days – it gets to me.Continue reading “Gone again”
Before (I) opened up her family cookbook to me (waves to (I) frantically: thank you my friend), a lot of the recipes I was finding online mentioned Boerewors.
Boerewors is, if the food subsection of the internet is to be trusted, “farmer’s sausage.”Continue reading “VAL: Boerewors with Chakalaka”