Visiting Trade, Tennessee – a historic community in Northeast, Tennessee

Trade, Tennessee is the oldest town in the state of Tennessee, An expedition team came through Trade to explore the area. A trading post was established in the 18th century on an old buffalo trail in what is now Northeast Tennessee. Originally known as "The Trade Gap,", it served Native Americans, pioneers, and fur traders. They came … Continue reading Visiting Trade, Tennessee – a historic community in Northeast, Tennessee

Southport Fort Fisher Ferry at Sunset

We took these photos on the Southport - Fort Fisher Ferry on the Outer Banks. We were in North Myrtle Beach and couldn't find an available sunset cruise. That's when an idea hit us. We planned to visit the Outer Banks anyway. Why not see if we could take a ferry instead? We searched online … Continue reading Southport Fort Fisher Ferry at Sunset

Road trip travel tips during the pandemic

Reactions have ranged from surprise to giddiness when they find out that I am still taking road trips during the pandemic. Their eyes light up as I'm peppered with questions ranging from everything from the availability of gasoline to closures. If you are like some people I've talked with, I have good news. You can … Continue reading Road trip travel tips during the pandemic