2004 San Francisco

2004 was the last summer we owned our tent trailer. It wasn’t fancy – certainly didn’t have many amenities, but we really loved it and camped for seven summers all over the place. The advantages of a tent trailer are its ease of storage, it is cheap to tow and without a lot of systems…

Palm Springs

Last year Wendy and I celebrated our wedding anniversary by going to Palm Springs and LA in late January, early February. If you don’t know the area it’s about a 2 hour drive from LA to Palm Springs, and as we were going to leave from LA we decided to fly in to LAX and…

Trip to California

In 2015 Wendy and I ended up going to California on business. The HQ for TSA was, in those days, down on Long Beach very close to the Queen Mary. Now we didn’t get to go on or even see her, but we could see her stacks nearby. The LA area is everything a big…