Skip to main content

Tagged With "Spicy Mikes"

Member

Mike J Blythe

Mike J Blythe
Member

mike03

mike03
Blog Post

Tupelo, Mississippi. Birthplace of the King of Rock 'n Roll

DrFumblefinger ·
This is the first post in a short series on visiting Elvis Presley related sites.  I've been a huge Elvis fan all my life and my love for the man's wonderful music has not abated in the 35+ years since he died.  My brother (Ottoman) and I...
Blog Post

Have We Seen This Before? A Supercar, a Valet and a Mystery

Travel Rob ·
  Photomontage to Ferris Bueller's Day Off: Wikimedia Commons, Author Andre Koehne   Details have not been released as the cause of the accident, but it's hard not to think of  the famous valet scene in Ferris Bueller's Day Off. A...
Blog Post

Earthships near Taos, New Mexico

Travel Rob ·
Travel Rob goes to see the Earthships, some of the most innovative off the grid homes.
Blog Post

Will future motels be like hostels?

PHeymont ·
Wyndham announces the winner of a design competition for a Super 8 room aimed at group travelers as well as families.
Blog Post

Signs of Scotland

PHeymont ·
PHeymont shares a collection of signs seen on a recent trip to Edinburgh and Glasgow—ranging from whimsical to ironic to serious.
Blog Post

Back in Time at Bedford's 1700s-era Tavern

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie shares a visit to the popular historic Jean Bonnet Tavern.
Blog Post

How to Spend A Summer Vacation in Denmark

Mike Jensen (Guest) ·
Mike Jensen provides some interesting and not often considered summer travel destinations you should consider when visiting Denmark.
Blog Post

J. M. W. Turner in San Francisco

PortMoresby ·
    I'm on the mailing list for email updates from the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, and while most of the offerings fail to inspire the drive across the state, today's announcement of a summer show entitled J. M. W. Turner: Painting...
Blog Post

Amid controversy, Canada takes big leap on biometrics

PHeymont ·
"Your fingerprints, please!" At the U.S.-Canada border in Beebe Plain, VT. (Mike Kalasnik / Wikimedia)   Canada's Prime Minister has announced a $312 million plan to require biometric screening, such as fingerprints or iris scans for all foreign...
Topic

How loooong does it take to get to your airport?

PHeymont ·
A USA Today blogger recently published a piece pointing out that only three U.S. cities (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Honolulu and Chicago Midway) have public transportation that gets to the airport faster than a car, and that in some cities it can take...
Blog Post

Dismaland - the new 'post-apocalyptic' bemusement park in England

Mac ·
Dateline: Weston-Super-Mare, England, August 24th 2015  Housed on the site old Tropicana swimming lido built in 1937 that once boasted the largest outdoor swimming pool in Europe and which has been unused since 2000 we now have the latest "must...
Topic

5 Best Places To Visit In Europe in 2018

John Peter ·
Europe has always been a fascinating destination for travellers and there is nothing like visiting the continent that has been at the four fold of human civilization. In this post, we have compiled a list of the 5 best places to visit in Europe that you must surely visit in 2018: 1. Hamburg, Germany: The city of Hamburg is often known as the gateway of the world since ancient times and rightly so. Hamburg will probably blow you away with its rich architecture and maritime wonders around the...
Blog Post

Jan. 10, 2018: Mike the Tiger VII, LSU School Mascot

Samantha ·
Samantha takes us to visit a young tiger who's having fun despite his imoortant job.
Blog Post

Sri Lanka: A Land Like No Other (Part 11). On safari in Yala Park, with a stop in Kirinda

DrFumblefinger ·
 Yala is the most visited National Park in Sri Lanka.  It’s remotely situated in the southeast corner of the country, a long day’s drive fromColombo and even from the central Hill Country, and covers almost 1000 square...
Blog Post

Chrome Sparkles at Sherborne Castle (Part 3)

Mac ·
A small recap of my "No. 2" article, if I may. Each July, just for one day, the Wingfield-Digby family put on one of the best shows of automotive excellence in England that I have had the pleasure to attend. The venue is the historically...
Blog Post

RCA Studio B, Nashville, Tennessee

Ottoman ·
   Although it may not look very impressive, this modest little building has a very impressive and important musical history.  Welcome to RCA Studio B in Nashville, Tennessee.  Known as "The Home of 1,000 Hits", more than 35,000...
Blog Post

Faces of the NY State Fair

Jonathan L ·
One of my favorite things about traveling is meeting new people. Here are some of the people I met at the NY State Fair
Blog Post

The NY State Fair - My Favorite Things

Jonathan L ·
There are many things to do and see when you visit the NY State Fair. Here are some of Jonathan L's favorites
Blog Post

Aug. 25, 2016: Fargo Walk of Fame, North Dakota

Ottoman ·
Ottoman enjoyed exploring the interior of the Fargo-Moorhead Visitor Center, and as he ventured outside, he came across this fun exhibit.
Blog Post

Florida's new high-speed rail getting closer

PHeymont ·
Florida's new high-speed line from Miami area to Orlando gets its first trains and moves closer to its first phase of operation.
Blog Post

HMY Britannia.

Ian Cook ·
Ian Cook takes us on a phototour of the retired Royal Yacht Britannia, and provides a detailed account of her design and distinguished service to Great Britain.
Blog Post

Celebrity Car Museum, Branson (Part 2)

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger concludes his visit to the Celebrity Car Museum in Branson with more photos and stories of unusual cars.
Blog Post

"Quirky" Lambertville: Art, Antiques and More

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie Kalina-Metzger visits charming and historic Lambertville and found it to be an overlooked travel gem.
Blog Post

Museum of the Rockies (Where Gumbo Was #330)

DrFumblefinger ·
Gumbo was visiting the fascinating Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Montana. The Museum is best know for its extensive dinosaur collection, but features exhibits broadly focused on Montana's history.
Blog Post

October 31, 2019: "Big Mike," Bozeman, MT

DrFumblefinger ·
DrFumblefinger shares the story of Big Mike, a bronze cast of one of the most complete T rex skeletons in the world.
Blog Post

Eklutna Historical Park, Alaska (Where Gumbo Was #341)

DrFumblefinger ·
Gumbo was visiting the very interesting Russian Orthodox churches in this small Native village, which is home to an interesting cemetery featuring dozens of spirit houses.
Blog Post

Cooter's in the Valley, Luray, Virginia

George G. ·
George G visits a fun museum built on the characters and scenes of a classic American comedy.
Blog Post

Rockets and Wildlife on Florida's Space Coast

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie Kalina-Metzger shares a visit to Florida's 'Space Coast', with visits to the Kennedy Space Center and nearby Merritt Island.
Blog Post

The Hoover Dam, Nevada/Arizona border. Where Gumbo Was #28

DrFumblefinger ·
    Gumbo was visiting the  Hoover Dam , previously also called "Boulder Dam ".   This dam is a magnificent feature of engineering!  Built in Black Canyon on the Colorado River, it bridges two states, Arizona and Nevada....
Topic

Las Vegas

VegasClub ·
  The city of Entertainment.  So many shows, nightclubs drinking; and gambling only makes it more confusing.  The Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam, Indoor Skydiving, Zip Line, Rock Climbing, Triple A Baseball, Rodeos, Concerts, Limos,...
Blog Post

Nude Restaurant to open in London

Travel Rob ·
Nude restaurant opening in London has 30,000 people on its wait list.
Blog Post

TSA might stop scans at small airports

PHeymont ·
A possible proposal to eliminate scanning at small airports has stirred up a controversy.
Blog Post

Oct. 16, 2018: Schroeder Saddletree Factory Museum

Marilyn Jones ·
Join Marilyn Jones on a trip down memory lane and a lesson in ingenuity.
Blog Post

Steam Power Display, Somerset, Virginia

George G. ·
George G steps backs in time when he attends a fair wherein steam-powered machines are brought back to life. A lovely bit of Americana.
Blog Post

A Break from the Ordinary in Historic Columbia

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie shares a visit to historic and memorable Columbia, Pennsylvania.
Blog Post

Learning about the Past in Historic Fredericksburg, Virginia

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie shares some highlights of a visit to Fredericksburg, Virginia, a unique and historic destination
Blog Post

Airlines: Use virus test to open Atlantic travel

PHeymont ·
Top airline leaders in U.S. and Europe ask for a joint testing program that could reopen trans-Atlantic travel.
Blog Post

Spicy Mikes BBQ Haven, Amarillo, Texas

Samantha ·
Samantha shares some pictures from the best BBQ restaurant she tried while in Amarillo, Spicy Mikes BBQ Haven.
Blog Post

Las Vegas 'bullet train' ready to build

PHeymont ·
After a year of pandemic-induced financial problems, Brightline says its Las Vegas to California project is on track to start construction.
Blog Post

Australian graziers bring new meaning to 'farmstay'

Barry Barford ·
An unlikely outbreak of luxury living has broken out at Australian sheep stations during the pandemic.
Blog Post

Mount Rainier's Trail of the Shadows

PHeymont ·
A short and easy trail in Mount Rainier National Park offers insights into a living environment as well as a small slice of human history.
Blog Post

Schuylkill County: Stepping Back in Time

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie spends a busy day filled with interesting sights and activities during a visit to the Pottsville area, not far from her home.
Member

Mike Sobers

Mike Sobers
×
×
×
×