Ill-Fated Road Trips, A Crisis, A Resignation & An Anniversary!

I thought it was time that I touched base with you all. Quite a lot has been going on in my life, but not much here on my blog recently. So, to fill you all in, our much longed-for road trip had to be cancelled at the last minute, we then had several transatlantic phone … Continue reading Ill-Fated Road Trips, A Crisis, A Resignation & An Anniversary!

Advertisements

Complete Guide to Planning a Holiday or Road Trip in the USA – 70+ Tips To Help You!

In the past few years, we have enjoyed several road trips in the USA, taking in California, Nevada, Arizona and Utah. We are often asked how we can afford to do it. It’s quite simple - we live a frugal lifestyle, we spend a bit of time hunting out the best deals and we plan … Continue reading Complete Guide to Planning a Holiday or Road Trip in the USA – 70+ Tips To Help You!

Red Rock Canyon and Back to Blighty – Road Trip USA Days 17 & 18

Road Trip Feb 2015 – London – Los Angles/Orange County – San Diego  – Palm Springs – Las Vegas Saturday (day 17) – Las Vegas is such an interesting lively place to visit but it’s certainly not a relaxing location so we decided to have a much needed chill out day. Most people go to … Continue reading Red Rock Canyon and Back to Blighty – Road Trip USA Days 17 & 18

Joshua Tree Park/The Mojave Desert – Road Trip USA Day 12

Road Trip Feb 2015 – London – Los Angles/Orange County – San Diego  – Palm Springs – Las Vegas Monday (day 12) Road Trip to Las Vegas – We started the day with a lovely leisurely breakfast at Cocos in nearby Palm Desert with a European friend who was there visiting her dad (it’s great … Continue reading Joshua Tree Park/The Mojave Desert – Road Trip USA Day 12

Art Orgasms in Palm Springs – Road Trip USA Day 11

Road Trip Feb 2015 – London – Los Angles/Orange County – San Diego  – Palm Springs – Las Vegas Sunday (day 11) Palm Springs – We treated ourselves to a leisurely lie in, a swim and a pancake breakfast at Bunz before checking out of San Diego to embark on our drive up to Palm … Continue reading Art Orgasms in Palm Springs – Road Trip USA Day 11

USS Midway, Seaport Village and Embarcadero – Road Trip USA Day 10

Road Trip Feb 2015 – London – Los Angles/Orange County – San Diego  – Palm Springs – Las Vegas Saturday (day 10) – As the weather was similar to the day before so we decided to go to the USS Midway – an Aircraft carrier situated right on the edge of the San Diego city. … Continue reading USS Midway, Seaport Village and Embarcadero – Road Trip USA Day 10

Cabrillo Monument, Point Loma Lighthouse, Tide Pools & Whale Watching – Road Trip USA

We like to find lots of free and cheap things to do when we are away on holiday. San Diego has so much to offer in terms of nature, monuments and history so I aim to share with you lots of cool places to visit that don't break the bank. This post was updated in … Continue reading Cabrillo Monument, Point Loma Lighthouse, Tide Pools & Whale Watching – Road Trip USA