Bringing in the New Year Down Under

Ending 2012 and starting 2013 in Australia was a first for both of us and it was certainly a memorable experience. Although Sydney is stereotypically the place to be to celebrate the New Year...

2012 – Our Big Year of Travel

2012 was probably our first year of serious traveling. We were fortunate to visit several different locations together and we certainly expanded our knowledge of different regions of the world. This was also our...

The Idyllic Landscapes in the Lake District

It's been several years since I had visited the Lakes and yet again I was left astonished by the true beauty that surrounds the English countryside when we visited here during our trip to...

Spectacular Ruby Falls in Chattanooga

After traveling to Atlanta, GA for the weekend of the TOUR Championship in September 2012, we made a spur of the moment decision to head back home on Sunday using an alternative route. After...

A Four Day Trip to Miami

For Heather's birthday, we decided to head to Miami, Florida for a 4 day weekend (Labor Day weekend). Given that we usually rent a car for such trips, this was a more unique experience...

Experiencing the 2012 Ryder Cup Adventure

Sunday September 30th, 2012 was the scene of the most amazing comeback in golfing history as Europe fought back from 10-4 behind midway through Saturday's Fourball section to seal an astonishing 14 1/2 - 13...

A Guide to Exploring New York City Part 2

So....after our morning and afternoon adventures, we decided to spend our early evening venturing to the top of the Empire State Building. We wandered down 34th St passing the infamous Macy's department store (a...

A Guide to Exploring New York City Part 1

My first experience in the United States of America was visiting the amazing city that is New York City. The stereotypical 24 hour city of the world certainly lives up to it's reputation and...