Abita Springs Revisited

The Abita Mystery House — formerly the UCM Museum

Sometimes it’s fun to revisit a place you haven’t seen in a while. Such is the case with Abita Springs, a small town on Lake Pontchartrain’s north shore, just a short causeway ride from New Orleans. I last visited Abita Springs some 15 years ago, and upon my return I was happy to find that one of my favorite attractions hadn’t changed, and another had added some access upgrades. Continue reading

Where’s Cherrie Road Trip Contest “Photo 1” Winner

Giant Roadrunner Sculpture, near Las Cruces, New Mexico Airport.

Congratulations to John Mattson, who was the first person to correctly identify Las Cruces, New Mexico as the location of photo 1 in the Where?s Cherrie Road Trip Contest. Continue reading

Where?s Cherrie Road Trip Contest ? Photo 1

Where's Cherrie?

As promised folks, here’s the first photo in our Where’s Cherrie Road Trip Contest. This is a pretty easy one, if you’ve been following us; so this first challenge will require a two-part answer.

The first person to correctly identify the location (city and state) of this roadrunner sculpture AND to tell me what it’s made of will win a cool road trip prize. Continue reading