Newport’s Land Yachts

1958 Ford Edsel Citation

Like the large motor yachts that graced historic Newport harbor during the summer season, [large] American Automobiles aka Land Yachts were produced and driven in the mid 50s to late 60s.

Le Refuge

A walk around Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge withWalks & Rambles meetup group in Middletown, RI.The refuge is a peninsula between the Sakonnet River and Rhode Island sound and was once a dump site for NewPort’s trash. Music on the video clip is by Aidan Baker & Ben Fleury Steiner. The track is called: Wednesday… Continue reading Le Refuge

Shadows’ Journey In…. Timbuckhilltoo

A tree branch seen along Ken Weber's 28 hike trails. Buck Hill Management Area. Burrillville, Rhode Island

This was a hike/walk with “Walks & Rambles In RI” meetup group. We visited the area known as Buck Hill Management Area in the northwestern corner of RI. The trails used to be old wagon roads used for commuting and are now the paths that walk the visitor through a few ponds, grain fields and… Continue reading Shadows’ Journey In…. Timbuckhilltoo

Fast forward…In Rhode Island…With A Ramble

Ashton Mills and Historic District. Blackstone River Bikeway. Cumberland, RI

This was a walk with “Walks & Rambles in RI” meetup group along the Blackstone River Bikeway. We started at the tourist information center on I295 and trekked our way towards Pratt Dam passing by Ashton Mill and historic district. The music played in this video clip is: 1- Ghost track by Daturah. 2- A… Continue reading Fast forward…In Rhode Island…With A Ramble

Out There In Exeter Sits Mount Tom

Mount Tom Trail in RI

A hike with Walks & Rambles meetup group in RI last Sunday ascending Mount Tom in a tiny bit of snow. Although there was quite a bit of rambling throughout the hike, you wouldn’t hear it because of the music which was included in Headphone Commute’s compilation for the best modern classical 2010(part 1). The… Continue reading Out There In Exeter Sits Mount Tom

I’ve got the power

In an interesting showcase of power, precision and very well done marketing, the RI air show had, according to the people I saw, a bigger than thou crowd. Whatever the reason was, one can’t deny the effort put into making airplanes and how sophisticated it could get these days. Tip of the hat for the… Continue reading I’ve got the power