Things to do on the Emerald Coast of Florida

The little area communities along 30a all offer a host of free entertainment, especially during the summer months. Thesee things include free outdoor repertory theater (sort of a not-to-miss thing there) at least once or twice a week as well as live bands/musicians. There are also usually some additional events going on like farmer’s marketsContinue reading “Things to do on the Emerald Coast of Florida”

Frisco, Colorado – such a cute town !!!

Downtown Frisco is just two blocks from our condo. Biking is a favorite in Summit county. There is nearly 70 miles of biking trails (map on the left). Bikes can be rented from a number of area outfitters. Mountain biking trails are everywhere. A favorite for newbies is riding a gondola up in Breckenridge andContinue reading “Frisco, Colorado – such a cute town !!!”

Things to do in Jackson, WY

The downtown square has lots of great little gift shops and simply beautiful galleries.  Often in the summer the galleries sponsor a wine-and-art nights.  You can walk through the galleries and enjoy some complimentary food and wine. Also in the summer, the town puts on a staged shoot-out on town square many evenings.  I thinkContinue reading “Things to do in Jackson, WY”

Visiting Yellowstone from Jackson

Yellowstone is big (duh) — really big — and things you want to see are scattered in distant parts of the park. For example, the best animal viewing area is in the northwest (Lamar Valley), but the geysers are in the center/south portion (Norris Basin/Old Faithful), and Mammoth springs (ultra cool) are in the west.Continue reading “Visiting Yellowstone from Jackson”