The Other Arizona

 Posted by at 1:30 am  Nick's Blog
Jul 112017
 

Three blog readers have asked me how we are tolerating staying in Terry’s sister’s fifth wheel trailer in the middle of an Arizona summer, and wondering if it is even safe to do so, given the limited insulation and barely adequate air conditioners that most RVs have. Down in the desert it would not be […]

Feb 202012
 

Yes, another one bites the dust. We finished the new issue of the Gypsy Journal Saturday night and Miss Terry spent Sunday proofing it. Then I made the corrections and uploaded it to our printer’s web server. This is issue 77 of the Gypsy Journal, and that’s a lot of travel stories over the years! But […]

Two Guns

 Posted by at 7:04 am  Nick's Blog
Apr 202010
 

On our way back to Show Low after dropping the new issue of the Gypsy Journal off at the printer in Flagstaff yesterday, we took a break to explore the ruins of Two Guns, which was once a Route 66 icon. There isn’t much left these days except stone ruins, but you can just feel […]

Aug 122009
 

I got an e-mail from a lady yesterday that told me she was heartbroken because they had just lost their beloved eight month old Jack Russell terrier when a coyote came into their campsite in northern California and made off with it. She said her husband had yelled and thrown rocks at the coyote, but […]