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The Maggi's Big Adventure

We began a day late but, who really cares now that we are retired! We found as we drove along that the campgrounds did not open until April 15, oops slight oversight on our part. 194 more words

Marvelous Monuments I have seen.

There have been so many monuments that I have longed to see, and when I eventually got there, I was not disappointed. I’ve seen the inscrutable Great Sphinx of Giza, gazing out across the desert. 248 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Monument

Every vacation (I call mine photations) offers a multitude of photography opportunities including this one taken with my Nikon D60 at Mount Rushmore, South Dakota in 2011.  418 more words


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The stamp to your passport

Growing up, my parents took us on vacations around the United States, and on those trips were National Parks. I thought this was something all families did, but that was naive of me. 439 more words

National Parks

South Dakota's American Monuments

We were getting stir crazy, and decided to head out of Badlands National Park a day early and head towards Yellowstone.  We drove through Rapid City and the Black Hills to make a pit stop at one of America’s most famous monuments- Mount Rushmore. 250 more words


From Eastcoast to Westcoast

Was bisher geschah :  Was macht man, wenn die Schulglocke ein letztes mal klingelt und man sein frisches Abiturzeugnis in den Händen hält? Genau, abhauen. Auch,wenn Berlin die beste Stadt ist, muss man eben einmal raus. 545 more words