Category: USA

The Silver Train from Durango to Silverton

The Silver Train from Durango to Silverton

Durango, Colorado, is a town where you need to bring your black cowboy hat with a diamante hatband or at least a diamante belt and some good high-heeled boots. Otherwise, when you go two-stepping at the Wild Horse Saloon in 2nd Avenue like the Solo Lady Traveller, you will feel very dowdy. Well, you will probably feel pretty dowdy anyway, […]

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Chaco Canyon – Ancient Pueblos and Fine Indian Jewellery

Chaco Canyon – Ancient Pueblos and Fine Indian Jewellery

If you should find yourself, like the Solo Lady Traveller, travelling across the great dry heartland of the USA along Route 66 (now known as I40) in a tomato-red convertible, and you reach Milan, New Mexico, take a pause. There are things to see here which are not obvious when you fly through the dusty little town strung out along […]

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