Port Richey And Me

This Christmas our ever extending weekend was spent at Suncoast RV Resort in Port Richey, FL.  Very nice place, with outdoor laundry, heated swimming pool, Wi-Fi all the creature comforts necessary for glamping (glamour + camping).  Curt is part of the resorts staff, and he also runs a Kayak tour business.  He pointed us in the… Continue reading Port Richey And Me

Niceville – It’s A Blast

The popularity of state parks in Florida may be greater than our more familiar MN state parks. My guess is Floridian RV’ers combined with the snowbirds, and the warmer climate create more competition for the finite amount of campsites.  BTW - Floridian residents receive a discount of fifty percent.  South Dakotan seniors get spit.   Our… Continue reading Niceville – It’s A Blast

New Orleans – The Huey P. Long & Destrehan Plantation

There is a lot of water in Louisiana that means you need a lot of bridging.  The 24-mile bridge from Mandeville to New Orleans was the longest; the Huey P. Long  was the most interesting.  It is the longest elevated train track in the U.S.  Very impressive.  We crossed “The Heuy” each time we drove from… Continue reading New Orleans – The Huey P. Long & Destrehan Plantation

Save it here, spend it there.

It went something like this, “Let’s go out for breakfast.” “OK, where?” “Here’s one, the Ugly Café.” “OK”. We discover the restaurant was closed. I should have taken a photo, it was very ugly. A very busy restaurant was only 2 blocks away, Lea's.  Lea Johnson had a good thing going at one point, but now… Continue reading Save it here, spend it there.