USA – East South Central (Kentucky, Tennessee)

After leaving Cincinnati (Ohio), we drove into Kentucky and made our way towards Louisville. Our whirlwind tour of this city included visiting a cemetery (graves of Muhammad Ali and Col Harland Sanders), taking a tour of the most elegant Victorian home of old Louisville at the Conrad-Caldwell house, paying our respects to the founder of…Continue reading USA – East South Central (Kentucky, Tennessee)

New Zealand – Hawke’s Bay, Gisborne, Bay of Plenty (Napier, Opotiki, Rotorua)

New Zealand has numerous microclimates within its regions. We quickly learned that the weather between the eastern and western sections is remarkably different, with the western side suffering from stronger winds, more rain, and a prevailing wind. The east coast boasts milder weather, more sunshine and lower rainfall. We found these generalizations to be on…Continue reading New Zealand – Hawke’s Bay, Gisborne, Bay of Plenty (Napier, Opotiki, Rotorua)