House Sitting Pets, long-stay travel, North America, Senior Travel, Shopping, United States, Western States

2021 Summer in Colorado

Colorado: the land for famous ski slopes, epic views, and mountain air. The most famous of Colorado towns include Aspen, Vail, and Breckenridge. Many people have heard of these places and may secretly desire to visit them, if not to live there. But how many of us have heard of Frisco? No, not the Frisco… Continue reading 2021 Summer in Colorado

Central and South America, Living Like Locals, Mexico, San Miguel de Allende, Villages, Walking Tours

The Streets of San Miguel de Allende

San Miguel de Allende is such a vibrant city. The color, the art, the music, theater, and the food are magical. But, what makes this city truly stand out is its people. John recently participated in a three day Street Photography course. The images speak volumes about the variety and vibrancy of San Miguel. A… Continue reading The Streets of San Miguel de Allende

Central and South America, Mexico

A Place of Peace and Color

San Miguel de Allende is nothing if not colorful. The people, homes, streets, restaurants, and cafe's, are more vibrant than most of the places we have ever visited. The color combined with the friendliness makes San Miguel de Allende magical. This journey has helped us notice color more than ever. We have discovered how vibrant… Continue reading A Place of Peace and Color

England, Europe, Food and Drink, house/pet sitting, North Curry

Hello North Curry, England

North Curry -- Cornfields and Hay fields as far as you can see in just about any direction with cattle and sheep grazing, surrounded by a small village, filled with warm, friendly, and helpful people, and a couple of funny, cuddly dogs and a cat. This is what we love most about House and Pet… Continue reading Hello North Curry, England

Alleys, Europe, Food and Drink, France, long-stay travel, Travel, Villages

A Day in Crest, France

Of all of our travels thus far, perhaps the most enjoyable includes walking the dogs we are sitting for through one of the small, old villages in the area. It is like a step back in time. Modern conveniences surrounded by old -- old buildings, old services, old ways of doing things. So we were… Continue reading A Day in Crest, France