A Flying Visit to Chicago

A Flying Visit to Chicago

We just flew in from the windy city….! Actually, Chicago was not so much windy as freezing cold. Bright blue skies, fabulous sunshine, but teeth-clenchingly cold! And we did not fly in for this flying visit to Chicago; we drove! I had preconceived ideas about Chicago...
A Visit to Graceland

A Visit to Graceland

Visiting Graceland, home of Elvis Presley, fulfilled a lifelong ambition for me. I love Elvis. I love his music. I loved the man. He had so much charisma and frankly, he was beautiful. I was a teenager when he died and I cried. Visiting Graceland was an emotional...
Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky

Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky

If you have any interest at all in geology or history,  Mammoth Cave National Park is a must. Mammoth Cave is the most extensive cave system in the world. Four hundred and twelve miles of tunnels, caverns and chambers deep below the earth’s surface have been...
On the Whiskey Trail!

On the Whiskey Trail!

Do you know the difference between Scottish malt whisky and American whiskey? Do you know what makes a bourbon a bourbon? Read on and all will be revealed! Having lived in Scotland for many years and having toured many of the Scottish whisky distilleries (see On the...