Pony Express

WANTED Young, skinny, wiry fellows, not over eighteen, must be expert riders willing to face death daily. Orphans preferred. Wages $25 per week Apply: Pony Express Stables St Joseph, Missouri So read the wording of the ad for Pony Express riders. From Bonneville our route has taken us on the most Loneliest Highway in America ...

Our Road – The Lincoln Highway

The Lincoln Highway was the first successful, all weather coast to coast transcontinental highway in the USA, making it for awhile the most famous road in America. Prior to the Lincoln Highway the roads were mainly unpaved dirt roads which lead motorists aimlessly from one settlement to the next with few people able to to ...

Eggs, eggs,! Maybe not

Over many years of travel often to quite exotic places, one thing I have learnt is that people eat many different and strange looking things for breakfast. After a couple of instances where my choice of the local breakfast was to say the least sub optimal one thing I learnt was that no one can ...

Chicago Jazz 1

Chicago Jazz
What a lovely city Chicago is. We took an architecture river cruise on the river that runs through the middle of the city. You would never imagine how interesting such a cruise can be, Chicago has lots of skyscrapers including the Sears Tower which is the second tallest building in the USA. Unlike Perth where ...
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