Goldwell Open Air Museum, Rhyolite, Nevada – Yep, gold is in them hills!

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Rate our ReviewsSurprises may not lie around every corner, but I’ve discovered a dash of magic beyond quite a few of them.  Part of the delight I take in travel is recognizing these surprises are inexhaustible and potentially waiting across every leg of a journey.  For the traveller this leads to the useful notion of […]

San Antonio, Texas, USA- Big Bender – Alamotivation – Part2

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Rate our ReviewsSan Antonio, TX….When the onset of an adventure has friends flying to a common starting point I recommend a brief interlude.  Primary motivation is to avoid the damage inflicted by flight delays, but I have come to appreciate a bonus from this wiggle room.  When a landing strip is chosen only to serve as a launching pad it is a recipe for stress.  The first leg of a journey is usually the […]

Bullock State History Museum, Austin, Texas – Lone Star Legacy

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Rate our ReviewsHopefully, you are enjoying our little junket through Austin.  Promise not to beat a dead horse, but before we ride off into the sunset I will share one more interesting destination in this interesting destination.  The Bullock State History Museum is a relatively new installation for Austin (opened 2001), and I was excited […]

Seattle, Washington, USA – A needle in the marriage

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Rate our ReviewsMarriage proposals have come a long way since the dawn of the new millennia. From the 1st century BC till the 6th century AD, neither the man nor the woman had the authority to take part in the marriage negotiations, apart from of course, physically showing up on the wedding day itself. This […]

Big Bend NP, Texas, USA – Big Bend for Spring Break -Part 1

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Rate our ReviewsBig Bend NP, TX….They say absence makes the heart grow fonder and you will get no argument from me.  Visiting Big Bend National Park in Texas had been a desire throughout the four years I lived in that state; a yearning that went unfulfilled.  Even though we coexisted, I will defend myself by letting you know Texas is a really BIG state – Big Bend was still […]