Category Archives: National Treasures

Southwest Trip Recap

Well now.  I finally documented all the statistics and other info for this trip in my Moleskin book (thanks Lyndy).  And am now ready to recap it here to memorialize it for purposes of this travel blog.  So here goes. … Continue reading

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Goodbye Louisiana, Hello Mississippi

Driving today, Monday May 21 from Baton Rouge, I’m crossing the Louisiana/Mississippi going north on I-55.  There are virtually endless corridors of long-needle pines.  The enormous clouds, bedizened pure white and juxtaposed on the vivid blue sky, are nicely formed.  … Continue reading

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Randol’s Redux

Well alright.  I’m posting this to the blog on Monday, May 21.  This is the recap of the account for Saturday, May 19.  Big day.  The last post is of Saturday which documents the visit to Mamou in the morning.  … Continue reading

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Cajun Music at Mamou

I’m publishing this post on Sunday, but it really describes my visit yesterday to Mamou, Louisiana to enjoy some Cajun music.  Yesterday’s date was May 19, 2018. As I enter the venue I see that they’re speaking a lot of … Continue reading

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The Alamo and San Antonio’s River Walk

I sleep in this morning, until 8AM CDT.  Unusual  Good sleep.  I must have been tired from the stay yesterday, not a good one .  Off from Kerrville, Texas at 10AM, I’m headed to San Antonio, 60 miles east.  The … Continue reading

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Arizona’s Sonoran Desert

Here’s a map of the Sonoran Desert.  It fills the southeast quadrant of Arizona.  Saguaro cacti flourish in virtually the entire area. Night skies are ever so clear here in Arizona.  Even in Tucson, electric lights are turned downward.  Telescopes … Continue reading

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Antelope Canyon

Well here I am, standing tall and waiting to get on the tour vehicle to do Antelope Canyon.  This post documents what went on yesterday, Wednesday, May 9, even though I’m posting a day late because of my blog site … Continue reading

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