Monthly Archives: March 2015

Wow – being a tourist is a lot of work!

We’ve spent 5 days in New Orleans, over-nighted 1 night at an Alpaca Farm and now 3 nights in Memphis – and I’m feeling a little overwhelmed with the blogs that are stacking up.   So today, I’m simply going … Continue reading

Posted in Alpacas, Full-Time RV'ing, Harvest Host, Louisiana, Memphis, New Orleans, Tennessee | 5 Comments

Tabasco ice cream anyone?

Check out the label on your bottle of tabasco that’s in the back corner of your fridge. Yup, made in the USA – in Avery Island, Louisiana, USA to be exact.  Just 30 minutes from Lafayette and on the way … Continue reading

Posted in Avery Island, Full-Time RV'ing, Louisiana | 2 Comments

Alligators, turtles & parlez vous français?

Shortly after we invested in the coach we bought a membership to Harvest Host  – a camping program created by a couple of fellow RV’ers who love staying at unique places. For $40/year membership fee you get access to all of the … Continue reading

Posted in Full-Time RV'ing, Harvest Host, Lafayette, Louisiana, RV Travel Tales | 3 Comments

Surprising San Antonio…

Next stop – San Antonio TX.  Why? Well there’s the Alamo AND Davey Crockett for one, AND Riverwalk, AND horse drawn carriages AND double decker buses AND the El Mercado AND giant margaritas at Rosario’s. I know – we’ll do … Continue reading

Posted in Corpus Christi, Full-Time RV'ing, RV Travel Tales, San Antonio, Texas | 2 Comments

Carlsbad Caverns – Unbelievably beautiful!

We had some rain, sleet and a dusting of snow the afternoon before we went to the caverns in Carlsbad, New Mexico so it was a frosty, chilly 29°F the next morning as we made our way up.

Posted in Carlsbad Caverns, Full-Time RV'ing, New Mexico | 1 Comment

But, where’s the beach?

I first heard the name Alamogordo, NM when working at IMAX – and I loved the name. There’s a museum and planetarium complex and the smallest IMAX theatre located at the New Mexico Museum of Space History. But that’s NOT … Continue reading

Posted in Alamogordo, Full-Time RV'ing, New Mexico, RV Travel Tales, White Sands National Monument | 2 Comments

An Arizona snow day

It’s Friday, February 27th and time to leave Tucson. We had been here 4 days and had way too much fun but it was time to head to Las Cruces, New Mexico for the night and then to Alamogordo, New … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona, Full-Time RV'ing, Tombstone, Tucson | 1 Comment

What a rodeo! [Part 2 of 2]

The rodeo grandstand gates opened at 11 a.m. and you could shop in the Western Marketplace for all things country – boots, belts, jeans, saddles, hats, jewellery, food, beer and shots of Jack…

Posted in Arizona, Full-Time RV'ing, Rodeo, Tucson | 2 Comments

What? A rodeo parade? [Part 1 of 2]

We were supposed to leave Tucson on Tuesday but we heard there was a parade and a rodeo on Thursday. A rodeo? I’ve never been to a real live cowboy rodeo. And you all know we love a parade. Chuck, … Continue reading

Posted in Arizona, Full-Time RV'ing, Rodeo, Tucson | 1 Comment