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  • A Love Affair with Architecture and Ambiance

    A Love Affair with Architect...

    I am not so naive as to think my love affair with Port Townsend isn’t tinted through sky-blue glasses.  The weat...

    07.10.2016
  • Half way to Half Dome

    Half way to Half Dome

    Regardless of whether you are a bucket list believer or a bucket list basher, everyone has a secret mental list of...

    07.01.2016
  • The Secret Maze at Zion

    The Secret Maze at Zion

    The brilliant red sandstone cliffs of Zion National Park draw millions of visitors each year, but very few ever exp...

    06.27.2016
  • One Big Pile O’ Sand

    One Big Pile O’ Sand

    As a Colorado native I’m often asked by fellow RVers, “what’s one of the great scenic drives in the state?”...

    06.24.2016
  • Great 8: Road Tunes

    Great 8: Road Tunes

    A key element to any road trip is choosing the right soundtrack to bolster the scenery, whether it’s Willie Nelso...

    06.18.2016
  • A Big Bend Weekend

    A Big Bend Weekend

    It’s impossible to enjoy any national park in it’s entirety over the course of one weekend. Most national parks...

    06.16.2016
  • Great 8:  Small towns with BIG Names

    Great 8: Small towns with B...

    America is a land of invention, but also reinvention. We relocate and borrow and celebrate. Case in point—the tin...

    06.08.2016
  • Los Alamos:  From the Ancients to the Nuclear Age

    Los Alamos: From the Ancien...

    The northern New Mexico landscape that inspired Ansel Adams and Georgia O’Keefe also served as a backdrop for sci...

    05.28.2016
  • Exploring the Rio Grande

    Exploring the Rio Grande

    As we headed south, down roads that stretched endlessly out to the horizon in front of us, I still had some lingeri...

    05.27.2016
  • The Magic Artistry of Santa Fe

    The Magic Artistry of Santa...

    If you’re a serious art buyer you know that New York is the number one market.  You also know that Santa Fe is n...

    05.24.2016
  • Great 8: Out-of-this-world Places

    Great 8: Out-of-this-world P...

    To travel is to explore, and often that means exploring the feats of… well, famed explorers, whether than means t...

    05.18.2016
  • Great 8: Magnificent Museums

    Great 8: Magnificent Museums

    Arnold Palmer once said, “What others may find in poetry or art museums, I find in the flight of a good drive.”...

    05.08.2016