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Lunch at The Deck in Laguna Beach

The Deck, Laguna Beach Nothing is more fun than sitting by the beach in Southern California and overlooking the ocean with great friends, wine and food. I am not sure what it is about [...]

Big Bend National Park, Texas – my favorite

Now you may think, “Does this girl ever work? Or is she just traveling?” I wish some days I was “just traveling”. It’s been a great and lucky year for traveling for me though. And [...]

Day 10: The end of a beautiful journey

As we leave Death Valley in the evening, we pass Highway 395 again. This is where our journey started 10 days ago. You may remember the fire that had just started outside Yosemite Park near [...]

Later in the day: a hot day in Death Valley

I was going to start this with "one of my favorite spots on this trip...", but then I realized that's pretty much how I started most posts or at least think of most places on [...]

Day 9: The Opera House in the desert

There is what in the desert? An opera house? I know... This may be a little confusing, 'cause really who expects an opera house in the middle of the desert? We are leaving Las Vegas [...]

Day 8: A rather disappointing Zion National Park

Oh my! I hear you shout: "How can Zion be disappointing???" Well, it can. After seeing the amazing Arches National Park,  Canyonlands, Monument Valley, Grand Staircase-Escalante and the Grand Canyon, well, Zion National Park was [...]