Places by State

Browse all places I wrote about by each state.

The Eastern Valley of Glacier National Park, driving along Going to the Sun Road.

Smoke in the Mountains – Wildfires in Montana and Canada 2017

Recent News Headlines on Wildfires… Glacier National Park: August 31: Sperry Chalet, a National Historic Landmark built in 1913, burned to the ground in the raging Sprague wildfire. September 3: Going to the Sun Road closed on the west side, […]

I loved these hanging lanterns that you walked underneath. Must be beautiful lit up at night!

Philadelphia Chinese Lantern Festival

If you’re in Philadelphia this spring check out these beautiful outdoor art displays of Chinese lanterns! There are 29 sets consisting of many different sculpture pieces; from the traditional Chinese hanging lanterns, to pandas, leopards, butterflies, and even the famous […]

The flags of the 4 States surrounding, along with those of the Navajo and Ute Tribal Nations, on whose land it resides.

A Visit to the Four Corners Monument

The Four Corners Monument is the only spot in the US where the borders of 4 states intersect. It’s a unique geographical location comprised of the states of Arizona, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico. The land is owned and operated […]