Visiting 60 National parks in the USA

On the 25th of August 2016, the National Park Service Celebrated their centennial birthday. News media and former president Barack Obama highlighted this special day with speeches, documentaries and photo slide shows of America’s beautiful places. On this day Jan Heijdra decided to buy a National Parks Stamps Passport for his upcoming trip to Acadia…

Gateway Arch National Park in St Louis (Missouri)

Gateway Arch National Park St. Louis (Missouri) – Opening new museum  on July 3rd and Fireworks on July 4th.  Photos of Gateway Arch National Park (Missouri). Pictures are taken during a  2 year photography journey to all 60 National Parks in the USA. Previously called the Jefferson Expansion Memorial National Monument.

National Park of American Samoa (American Samoa)

National Park of American Samoa in pictures. Photo’s taken at  Ofu, Tau and Tutuila, the three parts islands that form  American Samoa National park. This American Samoa visit was part of a two year journey to visit all 60 National Parks of the United States.    American Samoa is literally located at the other side…

U.S. Virgin Islands National Park after Irma and Maria

A trip to the beautiful U.S. Virgin Islands is on many bucket lists.  This trip was planned  before the hurricanes Irma and Maria hit the islands. Without prior experience on an island in the Caribbean, there were no expectations.. This visit to Virgin Island National Park was an awesome experience and I would like to…

Kings Canyon National Park (California)

Photos of Kings Canyon National Park (California), pictures are taken during a  2 year photography journey to all 60 National Parks in the USA. Kings Canyon National Park is located next to Sequoia National Park in California’s Sierra Nevada.  You will find huge sequoia trees and especially the gigantic General Grant Tree in Grant Grove. …

Gateway Arch National Park #60 ?

National Park # 60 – Gateway Arch NP The Jefferson National Expansion Memorial was established under the Act of May 17, 1954. The Gateway Arch was designed by Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen in 1947. When Jefferson National Expansion Memorial in the State of Missouri will be renamed to Gateway Arch National Park, it will become the 60th…