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Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

Exploring nature’s playgrounds of white wispy clouds, chiseled mountains, ancient rock, soft sands and intricate cacti is at the top of my favourite things to do. 12 more words


I'm Working Here

So, it would appear I’m “working” here at this seemingly upscale hotel located in the California desert whose name is synonymous with wild, alcohol-fueled, ink-obsessed tweekers, party hipsters and motorcycle chicks. 1,614 more words

Nomads we are, one and all.

Here’s a shot taken at the highest point in Red Rock Canyon, west of Las vegas NV on Christmas day 2008. I heard at least 7 different languages spoken, and nobody was interested in turkey and stuffing, all the usual Xmas stuff. 457 more words

Road Trips American West

Last of J.T., some landscapes, and some clouds.

Last of Joshua Tree, until i go again.

I love these shadows of clouds on the land -
the cloud is way overhead, out of the frame, totally separated from the shadow, 414 more words

Road Trips American West

Designing a Desert Getaway to Palm Springs

Temperatures are rising across the country as snowbirds flock north to settle in until the weather turns come fall. The thought of 40+ degree temperatures may not appeal to some, but if you’re looking for an extra hot holiday for half the price, now is the perfect time to escape to Palm Springs. 678 more words