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Sei du selbst die Veränderung...

“Sei du selbst die Veränderung, die du dir wünschst für diese Welt.”  – Gandhi

Lucky by János Angeli

Received 27th September 2014, from Jörg, in Germany, via Postcrossing


Wonderful Rock Formations pt. 3

Written by Valentina Romano

Over a month ago we featured an article entitled “Wonderful Rock Formations”, which focused on the most peculiar and stunning rock formations around the globe. 252 more words



Hítardalur (the valley of Hít) is a long valley in western Iceland. Driving along it, you can see the effects of volcanism, including lava flows and several different types of volcano.This particular example seems to shimmer with rainbow colours as you drive towards it: 201 more words


Like Putting the Cart before the Horse

They call me “Dog’s Head Rock,” which is absurd, because I was formed a few million years before dogs ever existed.  It’s like saying Mount Rushmore resembles the heads of American Presidents.  14 more words


Garden of the Gods-Colorado Springs, Colorado

A short 70 mile drive from our home base in Denver lies a sight worthy of it’s name…Garden of the Gods. This public park is chock full of rock formations that hang at precarious angles and draw in large crowds wanting to catch a glimpse of this beauty of nature. 220 more words

On The Road Again

Canyonlands National Park, Utah

Marian writes:

As I stood atop a scenic view I questioned why it took until 1964 for Canyonlands to become a national park. Grand Canyon is one amazing canyon, but in this place there are non-stop mystical canyons everywhere. 476 more words

Travel Tales

Hiking in Roxborough State Park

I, Zeb the Duck, went hiking with Soapy Smith Duck and mom.  Roxborough State Park is 25 miles south of Denver and we loved it! 246 more words