Random Travel #463

Gotta love Texas girls…As AOA alludes to HERE, ya just don’t mess with em…Sitting at IAD waiting on the airplane, I start talking to a young lady (mid-20ish) with a Texas drawl; come to find out she is an Air … Continue reading

They Lied…

San Diego is NOT sunny and warm…It’s cold, raining and windy as hell… grumble… … Continue reading

Random Travel #682…

A couple of pics from the hotel…They do belt AND suspenders security, guards (running mirrors under cars and looking in trunks etc.), fences (with pointy spikes), and state of the art video systems… And the Souk…  Restaurants, etc. in this … Continue reading

Are we there YET???

Another day, another airplane… sigh… Are we there yet??? Nope, Kuwait and a wait…And somebody REALLY screwed up the reservations, cause we are in a 5 star hotel!!!  Damn! And this isn’t even one of the high dollar rooms. They … Continue reading

Eastbound and down…

By the time you read this, I’ll be somewhere over the Pacific, heading for the barn…And for those who questioned coffee by Coke, here’s the machine! And I have a rule of one good meal a det, and we finally … Continue reading

Random Travel #439…

For those who’ve never had the ‘pleasure’ of Japan…Pretty food, right? Only problem is the ‘way’ it’s served…What is done is that ALL the plates are laid out before the mess is opened for folks to eat, so the spaghetti … Continue reading

Random Travel #789…

You “know” you’re in trouble when you check in and get a piece of paper with your key that says:“Please to be adviced that you may experience momentary changes in water temperature and water pressure in the course of your … Continue reading

On the Road (again)… Part 243

On the road, yet again, so light blogging for the next week or so… As it worked out, house sitter (buddy having plumbing work done on his place) needed a place to crash for a week or so, and his … Continue reading

Ah… Warmth…

AND humidity (92% at 0530), and wind, and @@#^& rain… sigh…  So I can either be wet, or dry and sweating; gotta love Okinawa…Since my bag didn’t make the connection, I had to retrieve it yesterday, and finally get some … Continue reading

Vacation…

I gotta outta Dodge for a couple of weeks, making a low pass by the old home town to see friends and get on some hogs…This is standing about where the pasture fence used to be, looking at where the … Continue reading