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Graceland (11 January 2024)

The Mississippi DeltaWas shining like a National guitarI am following the riverDown the highwayThrough the cradle of the Civil War I’m going to Graceland, GracelandMemphis, TennesseeI’m going to GracelandPoor boys and pilgrims with familiesAnd we…

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Mississippi Delta (8 to 10 January 2024)

We hired a car in New Orleans for a road trip through the South.  First stop, Natchez, Mississippi. Established by French colonists in 1716, Natchez is the oldest continuous settlement on the Mississippi River since…

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New Orleans (4 to 8 January 2024)

We spent Christmas and New Year with Julie’s family in Indiana, then came up to Chicago’s beautiful Union Station to catch the train to New Orleans. Not just any train. In 1972, Arlo Guthrie topped…

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Korean Food Odyssey

One final post on South Korea. We haven’t previously dedicated a whole post to food, but Korean is not as well known as other Asian cuisines in our part of the world.  Our trip around…

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Nami Island (3 November 2023)

We had a couple of days back in Seoul before flying home to Australia.  It’s peak autumn foliage season, so we headed out of town to Nami Island, reputed to be one of the best…

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