Category Archive: United States

The Grandest Canyon

Hiking downhill for 2 miles means you have to hike uphill for an eternity! Perhaps I’m exaggerating just a tad, but really, the hike back up the canyon was intense; the views were… Continue reading

Are we there yet?

Drive by landscapes taken on the way to the South Rim entrance of the Grand Canyon, AZ.  

The Road Through Navajo Nation

The drive North to Albuquerque seemed to take an eternity. The speed limit off the highway was slow as can be; we were worn out from dune jumping and parading around like children… Continue reading

White Sand

Feeling rejuvenated after our lovely hike through Devil’s Haul in the Guadalupe Mountains, we sat in the truck, road atlas in lap, contemplating “what next?” Everyone we ran into insisted we visit the… Continue reading

Guadalupe Mountains

After three days of driving through Texas we finally arrived at the Guadalupe Mountain range on the border of New Mexico. Up until this point we had been sleeping only in the back… Continue reading

There are no zebras in Texas

"They said they’d be back in 10"

Texas in Spring

Stop and basque in the sprawling fields of wildflowers, jump in the cool and refreshing river, explore abandoned buildings and enjoy the open road in search of nothing but exciting experiences, new landscapes… Continue reading

Cowboy

Back-roadin’ along the bayou

Some of my favorite driving was done along the Bayou in Mississippi. We succeeded in drifting far enough away from the main highways and wandered through the curving, narrow roads that lined the… Continue reading

The Gulf Coast

From sunrise to sunset Oh lovely ocean! It has only been a week since I have swam in your waters but I feel as if it’s been an eternity… I don’t think I… Continue reading

Disappearing intricacies of a culture

The Blue Ridge Parkway: Beautiful mountain ranges; winding roads; broccoli- looking trees; rapid change in elevation makes you feel as if you are changing seasons in minutes; a quick picnic overlooking a valley… Continue reading

Truckland

After a lovely breakfast of eggs, bagels and tea we hit the road headed for the Smokey Mountains. The first part of our drive was beautiful; we drove through small side roads surrounded… Continue reading

Fire on the Hill

From Marion MA to the Frisco Bay… Our first night in Geneva, NY would prove to be by far the best truck-cab-camping we were to experience all across the States. To wake up… Continue reading

Road Trip!

For as long as I can remember, I have fantasized about driving across the Continental US. My envisioned mode of transport changed from a Greyhound, to a vintage Mustang convertible, to an old… Continue reading