50 of Our Favorite Photos of 2016

It was a bit of an odd year for us in 2016. While we did some trips around the Midwest in the first half of the year (and Kris went to Baja California by herself) [...]

30 Hours in Omaha: A City Break

The Union Depot houses The Durham Museum in Omaha Let’s just list the things most people associate with Omaha: Omaha Steaks, Warren Buffet and his company Berkshire Hathaway, the College World Series. That’s [...]

By |2018-02-16T21:17:16-05:00June 28, 2016|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, North America, United States|Tags: , |8 Comments

Midwest Road Trip: Nebraska

The fort and barrack buildings are delineated at Fort Kearny State Historical Park and Recreation Area. No matter how worldly and well-traveled you are, there’s something about the good old American road trip [...]

By |2016-06-20T19:46:08-05:00June 20, 2016|Categories: Eat Drink Stay, North America, United States|Tags: , |4 Comments

Lobby, Old Union Station, Omaha, Nebraska

I'm not sure the lobby of the Union Station in Omaha looked this good when it was in operation. The highly polished lobby of the old Union Train Station near downtown Omaha, Nebraska [...]

By |2018-02-17T14:34:24-05:00May 27, 2016|Categories: North America, Photo of the Day, United States|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Strategic Air Command (SAC) Museum, Omaha

Just inside the door of the SAC Museum is the famous SR-71 Blackbird spy plane, the fastest plane ever flown. In fact it could fly so high and so fast that Russian anti-aircraft missiles [...]

By |2018-02-07T15:25:29-05:00May 26, 2016|Categories: North America, Photo of the Day, United States|Tags: , , |4 Comments

The Lincoln Air Show, Nebraska

For my money, one of the most beautiful planes to ever fly, the World War II fighter, the P-38 Lightning. I'd never been to Lincoln when it wasn't football season. So I was [...]