North America

Haight Ashbury

Haight Ashbury: Peace and Love Revisited

It’s the Summer of Loves 50th Anniversary! That’s right, it has been 50 years since the flower children gathered on the corner of Haight Ashbury seeking peace a...
Muir Woods

Muir Woods: California’s Emerald Forest

Muir Woods National Monument is 240 acres of protected Redwoods. The land was purchased by William Kent in 1905 and donated to the Federal Government. It became...
Sausalito

Postcards from Sausalito California

Sausalito is a seaside town directly across from San Francisco with amazing views of the Bay, Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz. The town is full of artists and c...
Death-Valley

Death Valley is Full of Beautiful Extremes

I have drove across California’s Mojave Desert many times on my way to Las Vegas. It’s a horrible drive. I complain the whole time. At some point I will say: “I...
Lodi-California

Lovin’ Lodi Wine Country

Lodi is 35 miles south of Sacramento in the San Joaquin Valley. Credence Clearwater Rival wrote a song about Lodi and Sons of Anarchy referenced the town often,...
Area 51

Nevada’s Area 51

I love a good conspiracy theory! Taking a drive to Area 51 was a natural road trip for me. After all, Area 51 is conspiracy theory central and only 100 miles fr...
Napa-Valley-Wine

California’s Napa Valley

Have you been to Napa Valley? Napa is known worldwide for its wine; 3.3 million people visit the Valley each year!  It is the perfect wedding destination, roman...
Anza Borrego Sky Art

Anza-Borrego Desert Sky Art

California’s five-year drought has ended and the winter rain has resulted in a colorful super bloom. Desert Sunflowers greet you as you drive into Anza-Borrego ...