Travel Stories

Playground Earth Stay at Troy's Barn
Jim Dorsey

Our stay at Troy’s Barn

Staying in a barn may not be everybody’s cup of tea. Even if it is in England.

However, staying in a renovated sheep barn that has been converted into a cozy studio with a large, comfortable bed, full kitchen, bathroom with a shower and tub might just change your mind.

Read More »
Playground Earth | Spain | Virginia the Umbrella Lady
Jim Dorsey

Victoria the Umbrella Lady

Victoria, an energetic, passionate woman nearing her 80’s runs a small market kiosk in Santiago de Compostela keeping an old world craft alive.

Read More »
Playground Earth Travel | Appreciating the Caledonian Canal
Jim Dorsey

Appreciating the Caledonian Canal

Our time spent experiencing the Caledonian Canal gave us a greater understanding and appreciation for why it is recognized worldwide as one of the greatest waterway engineering projects ever accomplished.

Read More »
Playground Earth | Travel Story | Sawers Belfast Market
Jim Dorsey

Sawers Market

Sawers is a family owned business established in 1897 that prides itself on stocking an extensive range of quality foods from around the world.

Read More »