Hotels Schmotels

On the road for about 5 hours, just inching into “somewhere” Alabama, I pulled over to  ‘spit-in-the-bucket’ corner store under the freeway to get a 6-pack and ask if there were a place to stay. “It’s Sunday! We don’t

To go or not to go. (Would you?)

You are visiting a town or city where a terrible tragedy had taken place days before. Do you go see? Or not. There are two camps on this question. Many would see it as “not a tourist site” and

“It’s not THAT big!”

I’m not sure why, but ALL FOUR of the only, world-record-holding “Balls of twine” are in the U.S. What’s with Lithuania? Where are the Scandinavian ‘Twine ballers’? Largest built by a community – Cawker City, Kansas. (I think they’re

How do you “borrow” a space shuttle?

If you’re at all interested in ‘space stuff’, you GOTTA spend a day at Kennedy Space Center, Orlando, Florida. Pricey, lots of line-ups – but worth it. To see s Saturn V rocket (in actual size kids), you take