The Festival in My Backyard June 30th 2012 This year became a very strange one for me travel wise. After my nearly year long voyage of discovery, I was pretty burned out. I still had no desire to go anywhere, and can’t afford it in any case. This was a new situation for me, and one I hope never becomes too comfortable.
Thankfully, I didn’t need to go very far to find something worthwhile this year. One of the truisms of travel is th ... read more
North America » United States » Massachusetts » Boston 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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