Eiffel Tower in Paris

North Texas/Oklahoma Odyssey and beyond

North Texas/Oklahoma Odyssey and beyond

(Note: This is part 3 of my Texas road trip reports from June 2014, covering the trip from Austin to Ft. Worth and then on to Denton, Paris, Oklahoma, Arkansas and home to Kentucky.) After spending a nice day in…

The Back Road to Memphis: US Route 79

The Back Road to Memphis: US Route 79

With this post I continue blogging about some of our wonderful US Highways as I strive to avoid the interstates in my travels. In June, I took a trip to Galveston, Texas for a family reunion. The entire length of…

The Two Towers of Paris – Tennessee and Texas

The Two Towers of Paris – Tennessee and Texas

This is a tale of Two Towers – both in a place named Paris, but one is in Tennessee and the other in Texas. The map below shows that they are about 8 hours away from each other. There are…