Fun in the sun beneath palm trees on the banks of the Colorado River? Yes, please!
I have been spending most of the winter in southwest Arizona for the past few years. The desert weather is mostly pleasant during the winter months, and the sunsets are beyond description. These photos are all from January 2017 and include locations at Quartzsite, Ehrenberg, and Tonopah, Arizona.
I passed by Winslow, Arizona several times – late at night – before finally timing it right in July 2016. As I made my way from Flagstaff, Arizona to Gillette, Wyoming, I stopped in Winslow for a selfie on a corner. Cliche, I know, but I had to do it! Imagine my surprise when I […]
The southwest desert around Ehrenberg and Quartzsite has been my winter home base over the past few years. These are a few of the photos that I took there in December 2016. Driving Directions
Wupatki National Monument is home to a number of ancient Pueblo ruins. Located north of Flagstaff on Highway 89, this site offers a mind-blowing experience for lovers of history and ancient civilizations. That any people could survive in this harsh landscape – and leave behind impressive buildings that would withstand hundreds of years of desert […]
Sedona, Arizona is Red Rock Country. I first visited this area in May 2016 and was immediately struck by its enchanted views. In the time since my first visit, I have returned several more times. One of the greatest light shows on earth occurs each morning and evening as the sunlight dances across the red […]
Grand Canyon National Park is yet another site that defies adequate description. Words just cannot convey the majestic grandeur of the Grand Canyon. I was not in a hurry to visit the Grand Canyon as I expected it was as overhyped as it was overcrowded. It turns out that it was overcrowded (autumn 2015), but […]