Catching our breath in Vegas before we head to St. Louis, MO

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Wynwood Walls in Miami

April 22nd, 2018|

Wynwood Walls has brought the world's greatest artists working in the graffiti and street art genre to Miami.  What used to be an abandoned bunch of warehouses in the 2008 recession was brought alive by art.  [...]

Little Havana in Miami

April 20th, 2018|

Little Havana offers a taste of multicultural Miami where Cuban immigrants have heavily influenced the culture - food, music, art  and above all, cigars.

Guy Trip to Big Bend National Park

April 15th, 2018|

Mike tagged along with Walt Yund and his friend Bob Bigler (a bonafide Texan).  Bob showed them some Texas hospitality at his ranch for three days, before the trek to Big Bend National Park. [...]

Texas, y’all

March 31st, 2018|

Austin is on the short list for Amazon's HQ2.  Things in common with Seattle:  tech savvy workforce, clean and green dog-friendly city, health conscious populace, and new high rise offices and condos.  Oh - and [...]

Mob Museum in Vegas

March 24th, 2018|

Butch and Jerri Henry joined us in Vegas to check out the Mob Museum.   Back in the day, Vegas used to be controlled by a handful of "families" - now it's ruled by a handful [...]

Arizona’s London Bridge

January 31st, 2018|

The original London Bridge, built in 1830, was slowly "falling down" into the Thames river, unable to handle 21st Century traffic demands.  While still an iconic beauty, the city of London auctioned it off to [...]

Gals trip to Tulum, Mexico

January 25th, 2018|

Two hours south and a world away from Cancun is the funky eco-chic town of Tulum.  Great food, great time hanging out with my Seattle friends, Kathy Shelby and Terry Jones.

Universal at Orlando

January 16th, 2018|

Our Orlando family treated us to a day at Universal, where they can magically conjure up whatever they dream.  Talk about imagineering!

Cayman Islands SCUBA

January 13th, 2018|

The Cayman Aggressor was our live aboard SCUBA home for 7 days.  Up to five dives a day were available, including a night dive.  We finished the week with about 20 dives each.  Thankfully, the [...]

Christmas and New Year in Seattle

December 31st, 2017|

Seattle was cold and snowy for our December Christmas and New Year's Eve visit.  Our New Year's theme at the Washington Athletic Club was Tropical Nights, so we pretended to be warm!