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My well planned day trip in Gran Canaria was an epic fail! Here's what happened...

The night before the ‘ill fated trip’ I checked the map of and found a route through the pretty towns of Arucas and Firgas and on to the highlight, which was a picnic in the forest beside the famous natural sight that is Roque Nublo. 693 more words


Unsafe On 18 Wheels

Dec 21, 2015
Safety First
Share the story of a time you felt unsafe.

I drove truck cross-country for many years, we pulled 40 foot refrigerated trailers from Sioux Falls South Dakota loaded with meat. 673 more words


Gathering – to bring together or assemble from various places

I love period novels, television shows or movies where the characters participate in house parties.  Pride and Prejudice and Downton Abbey come to mind.  414 more words

#Day 84 (Driving in the mountains...)

Mountains loom large and dominate not just our physical landscapes but our cultural consciousness as well. Cultures from across the world have their own folklore revolving around local mountains and summits…stories and myths that are represented in their arts and literature. 310 more words

Exploring Life Themes

Find Your Mountain

The song and road in this video are a perfect background for Ridgetop. Thanks to Timothy DeWitt for the video of his ride down the mountain on Rt. 62 more words