Thoughts on Driving the Southern California Desert

It wouldn't be Southern California without extremely eccentric expressions of individuality, like Salvation Mountain near the Salton Sea. Cars can be art as well as transportation. I'm of two minds when it comes [...]

By |2016-04-21T13:31:42+00:00April 18, 2016|Categories: National Parks, North America, United States|Tags: , , , , |13 Comments

Advice for Driving in the UK and Ireland

I can talk about this now, and I’ll start by saying Tom is a very good driver. And I am a very good navigator. I can read a map, have a good sense of direction, and am good at planning routes, scenic or otherwise. But things are different here in the UK and in the Republic of Ireland, and I’m not just talking about driving on the left. For both driver and passenger, I offer these true stories and tidbits of advice.

By |2018-11-04T16:36:58+00:00August 2, 2013|Categories: England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Our Travel Life, Travel Tips|Tags: |10 Comments