Ever Wonder What’s at Woodstock Now?

Woodstock. The name instantly brings to mind a whole era to any of us who were old enough to listen to music when the concert happened. I didn’t go to Woodstock, I saw the movie — at a drive-in, no less – with my brother pretending to be my uncle guardian because it was rated R for showing muddy hippy-chick breasts… oh, and maybe that part where Country Joe led the crowd in a chant.

I may have been too young to get into an R movie forty years ago but I was old enough to know something big…  CONTINUE READING >>

Woodstock. The name instantly brings to mind a whole era to any of us who were old enough to listen to music when the concert happened. I didn’t go to Woodstock, I saw the movie — at a drive-in, no less – with my brother pretending to be my uncle guardian because it was rated R for showing muddy hippy-chick breasts… oh, and maybe that part where Country Joe led the crowd in a chant.

I may have been too young to get into an R movie forty years ago but I was old enough to know something big…  CONTINUE READING >>

5 Hacks For A Hassle-Free French Alps Ski Holiday

The French Alps is one of the most beautiful natural playgrounds on the planet. Read these five hacks for a hassle-free ski holiday to feel reassured and ready to book your break…
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The French Alps is one of the most beautiful natural playgrounds on the planet. Read these five hacks for a hassle-free ski holiday to feel reassured and ready to book your break…
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3 Fantastic Things to Do In Faro, Portugal

Planning a holiday in Portugal’s Algarve but not sure about the best place to base yourself? With its mix of modern metropolitan amenities, historical attractions, nearby beaches, and bustling cafes and restaurants, Faro is a pretty good pick… CONTINUE READING >> 

Planning a holiday in Portugal’s Algarve but not sure about the best place to base yourself? With its mix of modern metropolitan amenities, historical attractions, nearby beaches, and bustling cafes and restaurants, Faro is a pretty good pick… CONTINUE READING >> 

Did Robert Johnson Really Make a Deal with the Devil?

We continue our series of social distance friendly travel ideas with a look at our trip along The Mississippi Blues Trail several years ago. Markers highlight the history of blues pioneers and stars from the delta to Chicago.
A young Robert Johnson was hanging around the locally renowned bluesman Son House and the elder musician told the kid he needed to do some serious practicing if he was going to be any good. Johnson disappeared for a while, when he returned House supposedly said that he must have made a deal the devil… CONTINUE READING >> 

We continue our series of social distance friendly travel ideas with a look at our trip along The Mississippi Blues Trail several years ago. Markers highlight the history of blues pioneers and stars from the delta to Chicago.
A young Robert Johnson was hanging around the locally renowned bluesman Son House and the elder musician told the kid he needed to do some serious practicing if he was going to be any good. Johnson disappeared for a while, when he returned House supposedly said that he must have made a deal the devil… CONTINUE READING >>