Category Archives: TOPIC – Travel

IT’S ALL ABOUT APPLES

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – Honeycrisp, Empire, Golden Delicious, Ambrosia, Spartan, Mitsu, Jonagold, Ida Red, Fuji and Granny Smith – all those apple varieties can be found along the Okanogan River Valley. The array of fruit makes your head … Continue reading

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SMALL TOWN RODEOS, A TREAT FOR ALL

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – A part of Omak, Washington sits within the borders of the Colville Indian Reservation, including this rodeo arena. There is an annual event of the same name, Omak Stampede, with one of the … Continue reading

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GOTTA STOP AT HANK’S

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – This is why we love rural towns – you never know what you are going to run into. Hank’s Supermarket in Twisp, Washington, is one of those places you never forget. This is … Continue reading

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A SALUTE TO SMOKEJUMPERS

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – The fire season in the Northwest is supposed to be over, although some major fires are still raging. So, I thought it would be interesting to take a closer look at a Smokejumper … Continue reading

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TRAVELING WITH DEBBIE

RETIREMENT COACHING – DEBBIE DRINKARD GROVUM – Debbie has been traveling in Europe and we thought we would share her travel blog with you. Retirement is a great time to fulfil your travel dreams. Debbie’s travel blog provides a fun … Continue reading

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ALL IS NOT SERIOUSNESS – ISRAEL 7

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – All is not seriousness and conflict in the Old City. This priest and one of his pilgrims had a little fun with his group. Run by (and mostly for) Russians, the name sure … Continue reading

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SHANGHAIED IN THE ARAB QUARTER – ISRAEL 6

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – We were outside one of the many little shops in the Arab Quarter, and a local, who originally lived in America, offer to show us around. How could we say no? Click here … Continue reading

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GOOD MORNING – ISRAEL 5

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – Click here for a fascinating look at the Old City as it slowly awakens… shopkeepers are stirring. Small habits illuminate their humanness.  

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PASSOVER – ISRAEL 4

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – The last few days of Passover are national holidays. Any other day and the streets would be alive with open shops, a flood of pedestrians, buses and cars. So, this is a great … Continue reading

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JERUSALEM SIDE ALLEYS – ISRAEL 3

TRAVEL AND PHOTOGRAPHY – BILL FERRY – Here and there it will be time to stop and explore some “side alleys” of our Israel travels. This is one of them. Click here for a fascinating look of life in Israel.

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