Hiking Mt. Washburn in Yellowstone was one of the most fun hikes I’ve ever undertaken.
Photos of some of the more interesting sights of Yellowstone National Park.
Did you know that Yellowstone has a Grand Canyon? Or that Old Faithful was once used to wash clothes?
At Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Hollywood, you can hang with Marilyn Monroe, Jack Nicholson, Lady Gaga and dozens more.
My favorite Los Angeles neighborhoods include Silver Lake, West Hollywood and Koreatown.
In Los Angeles, I visited the grave of Marilyn Monroe – and numerous other celebrities.
At the Griffith Observatory, I found out that I weighed only 55 pounds – on Mercury, that is.
My recent visit to Los Angeles, as heard through the speakers of popular music.
At Sun Studio in Memphis, you can tour “the birthplace of rock & roll.”
The National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis was the most overwhelming museum experience I’ve ever had.
Here’s what to expect at the three-day Beale Street Music Festival, an integral part of the Memphis in May celebration.
Yes, it’s possible to visit Graceland, Elvis Presley’s mansion in Memphis, for free. You can stop by the Meditation Garden and view the graves of Elvis and his family.
Death Valley is quite a different environment than most camping areas, but the national park has plenty of places to set up your tent if you’re interested in that sort of thing.
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.
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.