Monticello: Thomas Jefferson’s Grand Design

Monticello: Thomas Jefferson’s Grand Design

Monticello, Thomas Jefferson’s home in Virginia, is now a World Heritage Site.  Designed by Jefferson himself, it is not only interesting as a building in its own right, but also because of what it reveals about the man himself. And frankly, we were shocked by what we...
Skiing in our Campervan

Skiing in our Campervan

….well not actually skiing in our campervan! We use our campervan (commonly referred to as an RV – recreational vehicle – and sometimes as a motorhome) to tour ski resorts in the US and Canada.  In this post, I outline some of the places we have been on...