Tag Archives: Bucket List

Compton Castle — Travel and Sport

Compton Castle, three miles west of Torquay, has belonged to the Gilbert family – with one long interruption – since the early fourteenth century. The Gilberts are famous for their role in the age of exploration, Sir Humphrey Gilbert discovering … Continue reading

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So Bad It’s Good: Teenagers from Outer Space — Silver Screenings

Don’t laugh: We genuinely like the Z-Grade film, Teenagers from Outer Space (1959). We immediately fell in love with it when our pal Debbi, from I Found it at the Movies, featured it as part of her Bad Film Series. … Continue reading

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Everest Base Camp Trek in the world – Adventure Travel Nepal

via Everest Base Camp Trek in the world Adventure Travel Nepal. When I was younger, I dreamed of one day making a trip like this with the goal of visiting the highest mountain on every continent. I haven’t removed it … Continue reading

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Man Who Put Chapter Breaks in the Bible – North Carolina Thursdays April 18, 2019

Today’s North Carolina Thursdays for April 18, 2019 is a statue of Stephen Langton – Man Who Put Chapter Breaks in the Bible: https://www.roadsideamerica.com/story/39732. You can read about Stephen Langton – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stephen_Langton. You can read about the University of North Carolina – … Continue reading

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In Japan At Last — The Occasional Nomads

We are so happy to finally be in Japan! While we have had a wonderful time since we began traveling last August, our arrival in Japan has felt a bit like coming home. Not only are we thrilled about being … Continue reading

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North Carolina Military History Museum – North Carolina Thursdays April 11, 2019

Updated April 11, 2019 with additional information after doing some more research. I found what I thought was going to be an easy North Carolina Thursdays item to post about, but in doing research, I found there were at least … Continue reading

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Wamego LSD Missile Silo – Kansas Tuesdays April 9, 2019

Note: This is private property so get permission before trying to visit it. I was aware of the history of the old missile silo, Atlas E, before I found it on Atlas Obscura – https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/wamego-lsd-missile-silo. It’s on my Bucket List … Continue reading

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Tree Stump Sandwich Eater at High Street Deli, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania – Weirdness Wednesdays April 3, 2019

I went looking on Roadside America for Weirdness Wednesdays; I found one about cryptids*  that will take me some time to do a good job as it’s a list of twenty (20) items. I’m planning on working on those for … Continue reading

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Strataca, The Kansas Underground Salt Museum – Kansas Tuesdays April 2, 2019

I checked out Atlas Obscura for today’s Kansas Tuesday, April 2, 2019. Here’s a place that’s on my Bucket List as visited – Strataca, The Kansas Underground Salt Museum: https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/the-kansas-underground-salt-museum-hutchinson-kansas. It’s been a few years back, but at the time, … Continue reading

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The Find of a Lifetime – YouTube Video (Beached Submarine)

I have seen videos and photos of this submarine several times over the years. It’s on my Bucket List. The Find of a Lifetime: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5jUHCDF3MM (about 3:08 minutes long) It is this one: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sub_Marine_Explorer. You can view the location on … Continue reading

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