Sequoia National Park was established as the second National Park in 1890, but it was the first park formed to … Continue reading Feeling small in a giant forest
Santa Monica offers a combination of ocean and mountain views that are joyful and inviting. The sensational weather is an … Continue reading Sunshine and Smiles in Santa Monica
The southwest corner of Arizona borders both California and Mexico. Before crossing into California, we stopped for a brief visit … Continue reading Sun Diego: Phó Geddaboudit!
The saguaro cacti (pronounced suh-war-oh) are a common symbol and a ubiquitous presence in the Sonora desert landscape. There are … Continue reading Saguaro National Park
A vacation from a vacation, we arrived in the southern Phoenix suburb of Gilbert, Arizona, taking a few days to … Continue reading Giddy in Gilbert, Arizona
Just south of Flagstaff and the Grand Canyon, sitting at the bottom of Oak Creek Canyon, is the vibrant town … Continue reading State Of Sedona
The cherry blossoms and daffodils were as shocked as we were at the crisp 30 degree temperature this morning. Fortunately, … Continue reading Museums and galleries galore