Natural Bridges Vallecito California

One day I’ll write a post about the places you never need to visit in America. There’s far too many “10 places you need to visit” listicles already, but no one ever looks at the unpleasant side of travel. No one warns you about the places you don’t want to visit. Delhi will be pretty high on […]

Red Rock Canyon in Nevada

“We spend an awful lot of time on our holidays looking at rocks.” A recent observation I made to North Nomad as we drove through Nevada on our way to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area in Nevada. Though, the rocks we’d seen were pretty spectacular – the massive caves at Kentucky, the hoodoos in New Mexico […]

Bottomless Lakes State Park – Roswell, New Mexico, United States

If you only stopped in Roswell’s main town, you’d be forgiven for thinking it was all alien paraphernalia and 50s diners. And for dwelling on the confrontingly high level of morbid obesity in the area. But if you drive 30 minutes past town out to Bottomless Lakes, you’ll find a place of unexpected beauty – […]

Jack Daniels’ Distillery Tour – Lynchburg, Tennessee, United States of America

Jack Daniels’ Distillery Tour There are only three ingredients in Jack Daniel’s liquor: corn, barley, and rye. If you’re ever had a Jack Daniels induced hangover, natural ingredients are not what you’d expect in this bourbon whiskey. Thankfully, a JD hangover isn’t something I’ve ever experienced. North Nomad, on the other hand, has been intimately […]