These Are the Times of Our Lives May 27th 2011 Today, I am heading for Detroit.
Ones first reaction may be to question my sanity.
There are pretty good reasons.
The popular impression of Detroit is a post-industrial hell hole, a city that has been abandoned by everyone with the means to leave.
The place appears to be nothing but empty skyscrapers, burned out factories, boarded up houses, and ... read more
North America » United States » Michigan » Detroit Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
When I travel, I love the great outdoors, modern art, historical sites, good food, classic roadside attractions, and long drives in a convertible. Preferably all at once. The nickname is a tribute to a wise traveller in the Hitch-hikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, who proved that all you really need to cross the galaxy (and beyond) is a towel.
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