The Rhythm of a Place

The Rhythm of a Place

Midwesterner politeness can drive people to curse.  I was on a trip in Cinque Terra, Italy trying to get a coffee during the morning rush.  I stepped to the side to let all the Italian speaking people who knew what they wanted go ahead, but in the process I broke...
A Friend’s Farewell Gift

A Friend’s Farewell Gift

I’m sitting at my friends house laughing as stories get told and it strikes me what a gift she’s given those who made the trek for her memorial.  We ride with a ladies motorcycle club and she was a member for most of the 80+ years the club has existed.  One...
Slovenia Itinerary

Slovenia Itinerary

Overview Details by day Mileage chart Overall itinerary: Mon-Tue Sep 3&4 is overnight trip to Plitvice Lakes, Croatia. Visit the park Monday afternoon when we arrive, and we decide if we also want to return in the morning to explore more Tue by lunch start driving...