Luxor Temple

Two Weeks Beside the Nile

Our trip to the Mediterranean region was originally conceived as the “Cradle of Civilization” tour and it was to have had us circumnavigate the Mediterranean.  We wanted to visit the various lands from Western Europe to Morocco to Egypt where the earliest civilizations had formed and struggled against one another for supremacy and domination.   Little…

European Museum Finder

Planning a trip to Europe this year?  It’s likely you’ll want to check out a museum or two considering the continent has some of the most amazing history and art museums on the planet.  Use our handy museum finder to personalize your itinerary.  Have fun!   Heksenswaag (Witches Weighing Station) in Oudewater, Netherlands If you…

Designating Camping Rigs: What’s in a Name?

Flashlights are “torches”.  Trucks are “lorries”.  Underwear are “knickers”.  Car trunks are “boots”.  Same things, but known in different English-speaking cultures by different names. Little did we know when setting out to buy a motorhome in Europe that what we knew about types of motorhomes in America would have completely different designations in Europe. Trailers…