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  • 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
  • A Brief Guide to Hot Springs National Park

    A Brief Guide to Hot Springs...

    If you’ve never visited Hot Springs National Park, let me attempt to explain what it’s like. Hot Springs is lik...

    04.26.2016
  • Great 8: Under-appreciated Places

    Great 8: Under-appreciated P...

    In your hurry to add American icons to your been-there-done-that list, don’t forget to look around a bit. You mig...

    04.18.2016
  • Stepping Into the Unknown

    Stepping Into the Unknown

    To say that Peter and I like climbing mountains would be quite an understatement.  For the past twenty years we ha...

    04.11.2016