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…

Racetrack Playa in Death Valley – Where stones move

Racetrack Playa in Death Valley – Where stones move One of the most remote locations in Death Valley National Park  is te Racetrack playa. Long tracks in the sand suggest mysterious motion, of the rocks that are found on this playa. Although nobody has actually seen the rocks move they must have moved to create the…

Saguaro, Petrified Forest and Mesa Verde National Park | 1 week in Arizona

An awesome week with highlights like meteor shower in Saguaro National and the holiday celebration with a lightened Spruce Tree House in Mesa Verde National Park. Saguaro cactus in the south of Arizona near Tucson,Petrified forest in the Holbrook area, next to Route 66 and extra ordinary ancient architecture in Mesa Verde National Park.   …

Alaska 2018 National Parks trip Preperation

Visiting all eight national parks in Alaska is an enormous planning operation and a once in a life time opportunity. To be able to see all natural wonders it is absolutely necessary to plan ahead and make sure you are ready for what is coming.  Visiting all 8 national parks is an expensive journey which…