Tag Archives: Travel

Begin with United States National Parks, Part One

I recently read a post by a well-traveled foreign blogger who referred the the United States as ecologically “dead.”  He had visited the U.S. — Miami, New York and Los Angeles — and somehow thought he had seen the United … Continue reading

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Cardboard Boat Regatta, Cape Coral, Florida

Looking back while moving forward – As I winnow out a bunch of old photographs, here is a look back. Among pandemic’s victims is Cape Coral’s annual Cardboard Boat Regatta which had been scheduled in April; it would have been … Continue reading

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Gila Cliff Dwellings, National Monument, New Mexico

Looking back while moving forward.  As I winnow out a bunch of old photographs, here is a look back. We spent about three weeks wandering around southern New Mexico in 2005 creating many great memories.  As I write this, travel … Continue reading

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Watching the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope

As I winnow out a bunch of old photographs, here is a look back. Today, 24 April 2020, is the thirtieth anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope. Two fortunate circumstances intersected in April 1990 to give Alie … Continue reading

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Vietnam War Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Many people have written about the Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C.  This post is a suggestion if you decide to visit that memorial or see one of the traveling copies. The most recent statistics say seventy one percent of … Continue reading

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Pet Casket Factory: Gladstone, Michigan

Looking back while moving forward – we are in a period of transition and we are unlikely to travel for a while.  Given the pandemic, that is probably a good thing. As I winnow out a bunch of old photographs, … Continue reading

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Foreign troops invade U.S. soil: Columbus, New Mexico

Looking back while moving forward – we are in a period of transition and we are unlikely to travel for a while.  Given the pandemic, that is probably a good thing. As I winnow out a bunch of old photographs, … Continue reading

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