09/11/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Paul McCartney And Nancy Shevell On American Road Trip

After the ordeal he went through with Heather Mills, it is something of a surprise to find Paul McCartney down on one knee in front of another girl.

But while the word is that their relationship is flourishing, for now at least he was merely taking a holiday snap of Nancy Shevell.

The couple were taking a stroll in the popular tourist town of Sante Fe, New Mexico, stopping off there during a month-long road trip across seven US states.

Sir Paul, 66, and his 47-year-old heiress girlfriend are fulfilling the star's lifelong dream to travel along Route 66 in an old Ford Bronco truck.

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