Mesa Arch – Canyonlands National Park – Utah

Mesa Arch – Canyonlands National Park – Utah

Mesa Arch in Canyonlands National Park, Utah provides the frame for some of the most stunning landscape in Utah. A short, easy hike will take you to the edge of the canyon and right to the rim of the arch. Sunrise at Mesa Arch with the brilliant red glow of the rising...
The Haunted Stanley Hotel – Our Ghost Story

The Haunted Stanley Hotel – Our Ghost Story

We don’t have many ghost stories to tell and actually our Stanley Hotel ghost story is our only one. But…what you are about to read about our stay at the Stanley Hotel is a TRUE story. NO kidding. NO exaggerations. ONL­­­­­­Y the truth. Ghosts at The Stanley Hotel? Is...
Zion Canyon Overlook Trail

Zion Canyon Overlook Trail

Zion Canyon Overlook Trail in Zion National Park is one of our favorite hiking trails. This 1-mile roundtrip trail begins just outside the east entrance to the Zion-Mt Carmel Tunnel. It ends at an observation point on the edge of a sheer cliff overlooking lower Zion...
Zipline The Canyons in Ocala Florida

Zipline The Canyons in Ocala Florida

We arrived at The Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours in Ocala, Florida at our scheduled time to zipline and I for one wasn’t prepared for what I saw. The zipline course is built over an abandoned limestone quarry. In a flat state like Florida I didn’t expect to see...
Visiting Monument Valley

Visiting Monument Valley

On our way to Monument Valley we decided to take the Moki Dugway, UT-261, considered to be the “scenic” route. It was indeed the scenic route to Monument Valley! Constructed in 1958 to transport uranium ore, the Moki Dugway is a 3 mile, narrow gravel road with tight...
Downtown Disney Florida – Explore the Magic!

Downtown Disney Florida – Explore the Magic!

Downtown Disney, part of the Disney Resorts, is an exciting entertainment, dining and shopping area that lines a beautiful waterfront in Orlando, Florida. Downtown Disney is a great place to spend a fun filled day with the family! The three areas that make up the 120...
Cedar Key, Florida

Cedar Key, Florida

Cedar Key, Florida is like no place else we have visited.  A laid back, picturesque island community, the relaxed atmosphere of Cedar Key can be contagious. Over the years we have visited Cedar Key many times and have never been disappointed by its old Florida charm...
St. Augustine Florida Celebrates 500 Years of History

St. Augustine Florida Celebrates 500 Years of History

St. Augustine, Florida celebrates 500 years of history since explorer Juan Ponce de Leon first came ashore near present day St. Augustine. Beginning April 2nd, the celebration will continue throughout 2013. In 1513, in search of the fabled Fountain of Youth, explorer...
Estes Park, Colorado

Estes Park, Colorado

Estes Park in Colorado is a perfect stop when visiting Rocky Mountain National Park. Ten days touring the Rocky Mountains in Colorado and Estes Park was our first stop. We had old gold mining towns and Jeep trails mapped out. It’s going to be a vacation of exploring,...
Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado

On our way to Mesa Verde National Park to avoid a blizzard that was headed to Denver…we were just a day too late, maybe next time! Mesa Verde National Park was not our intended destination. After flying into Denver, Colorado we were excited about our ten day...