O beautiful for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties Above the fruited plain! America! America! God shed his grace on thee And crown thy good with brotherhood From sea to shining sea!
The United States of America is represented by the various districts, cities, towns, special zones and Unesco sites, the people, food, culture and unique attributes to each area within the country
A Hamakua estate and garden I’m visiting a private estate and garden out here in the northern part of Hawaii island, would you like to come and join me? Well, let me tell you a little about this gorgeous estate along the gorgeous Hamakua coastline with rugged cliffs dropping down straight into the Pacific ocean. The owners of […]
Welcome to Travel Photo Mondays I’m inviting you to join us every Monday morning to enjoy some gorgeous travel photography and inspiration from around the world. Let’s banish those Monday blues by sharing gorgeous imagery and story telling . For my first submission, I’m not taking you very far, in fact it’s my home town of Hilo, Hawaii. Let me […]
Summer flowers Summer is in full bloom here in Hawaii, although it seems like flowers can bloom year round and they do flower quite often. Here are some of my all time favorite flowers that I love to see almost everyday on my daily walks in my garden and outside in many beautiful places on the […]
Driving the Puna Coastline – a photo tour It’s been awhile since I’ve gone out to enjoy a beautiful day outside, I know you would think living in Hawaii that you would want to be outdoors everyday. That’s true, but it’s also easy to get distracted by daily chores, Internet activities and other distractions that […]
San Francisco – best views to take a picture San Francisco, can you get any bad shots of this amazing city? It doesn’t seem likely with postcard views from every angle along the many hillsides, coastline or bay front offering dynamic views of San Francisco and the entire Bay Area. There is no shortage of scenic spots around […]
Treasure Island revisited, a photo tour There is something cool about visiting an island in the middle of San Francisco bay. Treasure Island has such a kitschy title that harkens back to something mysterious and full of surprises, considering it was named after the novel Treasure Island, by Robert Louis Stevenson who live briefly in the city. Entirely […]