A “hot spot” on a “Cold Spring” day, Cupoccino Cafe! How was that for a catchy title? Well trust me, the day we visited the quaint little town of Cold Spring, New York, was a bit on the chilly side, and this little coffee shop was a welcome sight. I use the term “coffee shop” loosely because the
Half Moon Cay Yes, it’s true Half Moon Cay is Carnival’s private 2,400-acre island, that serves as a private retreat for passengers on the line’s Caribbean and Panama Canal sailings. The morning of our arrival at Half Moon Cay, the weather was less than desirable. The ship could not dock on the island because of high
When it comes to Florida sunshine… One of the best places to experience it is on the water! Denise and I discovered Island Paradise Charters a few years back. They offer an affordable way to experience the beauty of Florida on the water. Island Paradise Charters can take you on an Adventure Cruise, a Special Event
Step back in time to 1750 at Philipsburg Manor A few years back on one of our trips to New York we stopped by Philipsburg Manor. The visitor center is on one side of the lake and provides quite the picturesque view of the Philipsburg Manor. Philipsburg Manor is located at 381 N Broadway, Sleepy Hollow,
I started my blog as a hobby! It would be, a way to share my photos with the world and to share experiences of my travels. But, it has become so much more than that to me. In January of 2016, I had my left leg amputated below the knee. I have to say; having
Sunken Gardens, Florida sunshine in a bloom. I though you could use a little Florida sunshine in bloom! And what better place to go to for that, Sunken Gardens, in beautiful, sunny, St. Petersburg Florida? (“I am thoughtful if I am nothing, after all” as Denise would say!) Sunken Gardens is a botanical paradise in
Are you a fan of history? I am! Then perhaps you should visit historic St. Augustine Florida! Taking a walk down the narrow cobblestone streets of St. Augustine can almost transport you back in time! Ghosts & Gravestones St. Augustine Frightseeing Tour anyone? Do you love old graveyards? Does the ghostly hold an attraction for you! If
Okay, you have to eat right? and, you don’t always feel like cooking. So you decide you want to go out to eat. So, where do you go? What are hungry for? I know, decisions, decisions, decision! Well, let me help you out and tell you about one of our favorites. Gringos Cafe in Port
Hey, Everybody! Today we took the jet ski out for the first time since my amputation! And, I am happy to announce that it was made possible the DryPro Prosthetic waterproof cover! DryPro Waterproof Prosthetic Cover to the rescue! You probably wouldn’t know this unless you have a prosthetic leg, but if you get water in your
Mr. Bill’s Travel Blog has moved and is under construction! As you have probably noticed by now, Bill’s Travel Blog is under construction! We have moved to a self-hosted WordPress site. Although most of the content was able to be moved, we lost photographs and our “theme.” Please, bear with us as we get the kinks
It was about that time when I decided that it was time to downsize and consolidate. I needed a setup that was lighter in weight and more portable, these things would make it easier to use and in the end, make it possible to shoot more pics and video.
The result, I switched to the iPad Pro, with a MelaMount and detachable lenses. Now, I can shoot photos or videos and have the convenience of having one device with internet access.
Andy, here I thought it was part Scottish or Irish! Go figure!