At 282 feet below sea level, the Badwater Basin in Death Valley is the lowest point in North America. Temperatures regularly exceed 110 degrees here in the summer.
Situated in the mountains of western Nevada, just outside Death Valley National Park, Rhyolite is one of the best-preserved ghost towns in America.
An update on the progress and challenges of Quirky Travel Guy after one month and info about where the site is headed.
Death Valley National Park actually offers a lot in the way of scenery, including dry salt beds, brilliantly-colored rock and mineral formations, and even – if you can believe it – snow.
If there’s one major American music festival that seems to attract more travelers than any other, it’s Bonnaroo. Here’s the inside scoop on everything you can expect, from ticket prices to camping arrangements to the overall atmosphere.
When I saw the bizarre macaroni & cheese restaurant, I knew this was a cool neighborhood. The Delmar Loop is the trendy, walkable neighborhood in St. Louis, with funky record shops, a pin-up bowling alley and a walk of fame.
As the taxi speeds down the freeway and the driver mutters a question I cannot comprehend, I begin to wish that more of the five years I spent studying Spanish in high school had been devoted to actually learning it, instead of playing bingo, singing Mexican Christmas carols, and knitting the flags of Spanish-speaking countries.
Since I haven’t yet done a proper introductory post, the time has come to interview myself.
Free alcohol, in addition to an opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes look at how some of the world’s most popular beers are made? That’s hard to turn down.
Lost Springs, Wyoming is one of four U.S. towns with an official population of one. I stopped by to see what a town with one person looks like.
Am I the only one who didn’t realize you can ride to the top of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis?
You can get bacon on your donuts, view unusual pop art or drink beer while watching the latest movie releases at some of the best urban hipster attractions in the U.S.