Arco, ID: Monumental Task Part V- A place of color and silence…

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Rate our ReviewsArco, ID:…. Friends tell me I possess the spirit of a traveler, but they are wrong: I am possessed by the spirit of travel.  The motivation to move is never a result of being seized by the tease of ease, but rather a yearning to earn some learning.  And the current pursuit of US […]

The Arches National Park, Moab, Utah – Drowning in views

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Rate our ReviewsBefore I start to bore readers with another hiking story, I have a confession. I actually do not enjoy hiking all that much. However, experience has shown me that if I go to National Parks, I have to get off the normal, traffic routes and take time to really see nature. What I […]

Burkittsville, Maryland, USA – The search for the witch!

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Rate our ReviewsThe small town of Burkittsville in Maryland briefly gained notoriety in 1998 when featured in the film The Blair Witch Project. In the movie the town is haunted by a mysterious witch who leads a documentary film crew to their deaths, in the nearby haunted Black Hills. The first in the found-footage horror […]

St. George, Utah- a walk in Pinyon Canyon

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Rate our ReviewsOnce again, I visited St. George, Utah and the spectacular enticements of Zion National Park. For a person born in a seaport, bred in a seaport and living beside the ocean, water was my first love. That trip was my first experience with the desert and huge canyons etc.  For me, St. George […]

Montpelier Station, Virginia – Hello Dolley

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Rate our ReviewsIf you are able to dismiss its recent rise to infamy as a hotbed for racial intolerance, Charlottesville, Virginia presents the biggest cluster of Presidential homes in the United States.  We recently paid visits to Monticello and Highland, homes of Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe, respectively.  But there is also Montpelier, the estate […]