The largest hot air balloon event in the world.
Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville. Try saying that a few times in a row. Yes, Leroy and I have jumped on the solar eclipse bandwagon and have arrived in Tennessee’s third largest city to witness the virtual blotting out of the sun this afternoon. Technically, Knoxville lies just outside the total eclipse zone but I figured […]
Still a very sultry 27°C at 11pm Louisiana time, my hair is enormous from the humidity and New Orleans is still well and truly awake. We have just had the best day and it’s showing no signs of slowing just yet, despite being well past my country bedtime. More caffeine may be on the cards. […]
Heading to North America? Here’s a handy list of background reading: Accordion Crimes by Annie Proulx “The novel follows an accordion from the hands of its maker in Sicily in 1890 until it is flattened by a truck in Florida in 1996. In the intervening century it passes through the hands of a host of […]