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Exploring Pinnacles National Park
Botanical gardens and national parks

Exploring Pinnacles National Park

Exploring Pinnacles National Park in Central California You wouldn’t think there would be a national park in the Central part of California with mostly rolling hills, fruit orchards and miles of vineyards. That’s what makes this discovery tour of Pinnacles even more impressive when you don’t know what to really expect especially on the scenic […]

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Travel Photo Friday inspiration - Death Valley
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Travel Photo postcard Death Valley

Travel Photo postcard – Death Valley Welcome to the Travel Photo postcard series to get you out on the weekends and hopefully visit some of these wonderful destinations. Some of them maybe easy day road trips or even quick getaways from where you live so I hope this inspires you to see some of the world around […]

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Travel Photo postcard Pinnacles National Park

Travel Photo postcard – Pinnacles National Park Welcome to the Travel Photo postcard series to get you out on the weekends and hopefully visit some of these wonderful destinations. Some of them maybe easy day road trips or even quick getaways from where you live so I hope this inspires you to see some of the world […]

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Exploring the Montezuma Indian cliff dwellings from a distance
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Exploring the Montezuma Indian cliff dwellings & well

  Exploring the Montezuma Indian cliff dwellings & well I love combing a road trip to a scenic destination along with a visit to a historic or cultural attraction and the area around Highway 17 north of Phoenix is filled with early Indian civilization and pueblos or cave dwellings. Central and Southern Arizona shares a […]

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Zion National Park and Ansel Adams
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Zion National Park black and white landscapes

  Zion National Park black and white landscapes Can you imagined what Zion National Park must have looked like for the early Mormons who entered the valley for the first time and considered this sacred place as their Zion, or place of peace and refuge. I would have to agree with the reference to this area’s spiritual […]

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Chapel of the Holy Cross in Sedona Arizona
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Visiting Sedona landscapes and attractions

Visiting Sedona landscapes and attractions   Those red rocks of Sedona just completely overwhelm you when you see them for the first time, it almost takes your breath away with so many rocky outcrops, buttes and clusters of magnificent mountains. If you come into Sedona from any directions from Highway 17 or 89 north or south […]

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Visiting Zion National Park
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Visiting Zion National Park and popular hikes

Visiting Zion National Park and popular hikes It doesn’t matter what time of the year you visit Zion National Park, it still is a spectacular place to visit year round and worth seeing during each season. Since the park is relatively easy to get to from Las Vegas, it has become a very popular destination for a […]

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