Stories & photographs from my adventures, travel planning tips & more!
A sign in front of the lot still reads “Closed for the storm”. What an ironic joke, considering that the park closed 14 years ago for Hurricane Katrina and never reopened. The empty rollercoasters and ferris wheel soaring above the […]
The classic old Route 66 has it’s share of abandoned attractions, but the top on the list is the town of Two Guns, Arizona. The chilling history of the land that would someday become Two Guns began long before the […]
I always loved playing “Oregon Trail”, I never could make it very far though. The distance is far from the east coast with rivers, mountains, valleys and desserts to cross in between. When I played the game I think I […]
Los Angeles, also know as “Hollywood” has a magical quality to it. As the hub for many famous movie sets throughout the years, the city has an atmosphere like no other. While you think of the rich and the famous […]
Bears are a serious concern when camping out in the wilderness. By following basic precautions, you can prevent a problem with bears in your campsite.
The idea of a lighthouse is romantic, mysterious and adventurous. There are around 80 lighthouses scattered along the west coast. These are 15 of the most unique and alluring west coast lighthouses.
One of the biggest annoyances of spending time in a parked car is the mosquitoes and other insects 🕷 that seem determined to invade. I recently purchased an SUV tent for a month long cross-country road trip I am planning. […]
Traveling through Nevada is almost like jumping into a movie. The real life inspiration for many of America’s favorite stories were based on these places out in the middle of the Nevada desert. What were once Wild West towns, complete […]
This 9 hour drive will take you on a road trip through the heart of Colorado. As you drive, you will notice the landscape slowly changing from high mountain peaks to rocky canyons & gorges. Finally ending in a desert […]
The city has so much to offer with beaches, wonderful weather, iconic landmarks and so much more. So what will I be able to see with just two days in San Francisco? There is so much to see, I am hoping that I have time to fit it all in.