The Lighthouses of Barbados

Where: Various locations around Barbados Trip Date: 10/21/17-11/11/17 My first international article! Don’t get too used to it though, I don’t think I will do this too frequently. As some of you know, I recently returned home from a three-week vacation on the sunny island of Barbados in the Caribbean to visit my lovely [...]

By | 2017-12-08T19:01:06+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Barbados, Caribbean, History|2 Comments

Aboard the Battleship North Carolina

Where: Wilmington, North Carolina Trip Date: 10/6/17 For the last few months I have been slowly scouting new places to live. At the same time it has been a good chance to explore some historic locations a little farther from home. My most recent location was Wilmington, North Carolina, and while there I decided [...]

By | 2017-11-10T00:09:04+00:00 November 10th, 2017|History, North Carolina|3 Comments

The Rails of Macon

Where: Macon, Georgia Trip Date: 9/23/17 If you remember several weeks ago I wrote an article on some of the historic homes of Macon, Georgia. That same day I explored a couple of other historic areas of the city, and I am finally getting around to posting the second Macon installment.   A History [...]

By | 2017-10-25T22:07:39+00:00 October 27th, 2017|Georgia, History|5 Comments

The Oak Island Lighthouse

Where: Oak Island, North Carolina Trip Date: 10/6/17 After almost two months I was finally able to take my trip to Wilmington, North Carolina. I saw enough cool stuff while I was there for several posts, but I am going to spread them out over the next few weeks. This week I will talk [...]

By | 2017-10-16T22:21:05+00:00 October 20th, 2017|History, North Carolina|2 Comments

Tallulah Gorge Part 2: A Not so Brief Hike

Where: Tallulah Falls, Georgia Trip Date: 9/26/17 Two weeks ago I spent a day hiking through Tallulah Gorge in northeast Georgia. Last week I gave a brief history of the gorge, and today—as promised—I will talk a bit about the hike. Early Morning at Tallulah Gorge We arrived at Tallulah Gorge State Park early [...]

By | 2017-10-12T22:05:03+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Georgia, History|2 Comments

Tallulah Gorge Part 1: A Brief History

Where: Tallulah Falls, Georgia Trip Date: 9/26/17 Last week I spent a day hiking through the beautiful Tallulah Gorge and seeing the sights. There were so many things to draw that—in an effort not to take too much time out of your day—I will break this article into two parts. So today I will [...]

By | 2017-10-06T02:35:16+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Georgia, History|2 Comments

Historic Houses of Macon

Where: Macon, Georgia Trip Date: 9/23/17 Hey, remember when this blog was about travelling? Yeah, me neither. But finally, after two weeks of going nowhere, I am back to work. An Afternoon in Macon On the way to a family gathering last week, my father and I made a quick detour through a historic [...]

By | 2017-09-28T23:44:56+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Georgia, History|1 Comment

Tallest to Smallest: Lighthouses of Tybee Island, Georgia

Where: Tybee Island, Georgia Trip Date: 8/25/17 Ok, I promised “fewer” lighthouses after Michigan, not “no” lighthouses. I was in Savannah this past weekend visiting some friends and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to start documenting some of the lighthouses a little closer to me in the southeast. Tybee Island Lighthouse About half [...]

By | 2017-09-08T16:59:49+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Georgia, History|1 Comment