Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Natural State – A Hidden Gem

This blog is about a little-known State in the US of A. Recently we spent three weeks there on a family visit. It was our second time in this gem of a state and it did not disappoint. If you’d … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two Mountains

Dear Readers, Your time spent reading my blogs is much appreciated wherever you may be around the world.  In the last week the blog has been read in Finland, Switzerland, the United States, Turkey, the Netherlands, India, Ukraine, Italy, Cyprus … Continue reading

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The Big Easy Food, Music and Bars

New Orleans, or The Big Easy as it is affectionately called, is to my mind one of the world’s great places for its combination of  food, music and bars. In the 17th Century, France occupied a vast swathe North to South … Continue reading

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New Orleans Again

After a trans-Atlantic flight and a missed connection at Chicago’s O’Hare airport we eventually arrived at our son’s home in Little Rock, Arkansas in the early evening – for us it was the early hours of the next day GMT.  … Continue reading

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