Travels in America

 

We are traveling throughout America during 2016, 2017, and beyond and we want you to come along and experience it with us.

Vacation with Us

We will travel within the 48 states in search of landmarks, museums, points of interest, or whatever you and our members find interesting. Then we publish an article with photos and blog about our experiences.

 

 

 

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Veteran's and National Memorials

As part of our travels we want to honor our military by documenting any Veteran’s Memorials that we find along the way. We will also be including National Memorials as well.

 

 

 

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Mt Rushmore

USS Alabama

Disney World – EPCOT Part 1 – The Park & Rides

We were fortunate enough to get a second day at Disney World on our trip. We tried to make the most of it by doing a park hopper option which cost us a bit more but we got 2 parks in one day. We were lucky in that the day we went the Magic Kingdom was open late the...

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Pensacola Memorial Park

This memorial park is filled with tributes to local veterans from the Revolutionary War to the Global War on Terror. This picture shows a few in one view of the park. The plaques with names of those that died in the Global War on Terror are in the forefront while the...

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Pensacola Memorial Park – Vietnam

Another part of the Pensacola Memorial Park. This is a replica of the national memorial in Washington D.C. only with a helicopter accent.     The wall starts in 1959 when the US started to get involved with advisors.   It continues with far too many...

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Pensacola Memorial Park – WWII

This post is a tribute to the men and women who fought, served, and lost their lives in WWII. This memorial is one of many at the park.     Beautiful memorial set amongst many others in this Memorial Park.     Very strong quote from Winston...

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Fantastic Caverns – Springfield, MO

I saw billboards for this place several years ago when I had to go to Springfield for work. I’ve always wanted to go back and we finally took the chance. It actually worked out well as my son happened to be in Missouri for some training. This was a perfect place...

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St Augustine Lighthouse – Maritime Museum

This is the follow-up post to our blog about the St Augustine Lighthouse. This post has pictures of the Maritime Museum portion of the property. Above is the lightkeepers’ house that has been restored to a condition of what it was like several decades ago when...

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Train Mountain – Chiloquin, OR

This post is from our archives. We went here several years ago around 2011. I love trains and this was a great opportunity to go ride one out in the Oregon countryside. Above are some of the trains they were running that day.     First of all, yes, that is...

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Worlds Largest Toy Museum – Branson, MO

We had the opportunity to pass through Branson, Missouri awhile back. We saw lots of interesting places that we plan on going back to someday but we could not resist the Worlds Largest Toy Museum.     As of this writing the pricing is down on their website...

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Arkansas – Route 71

During our trip through Arkansas my sister-in-law recommended that we take the scenic route 71 from Fayetteville to just north of Fort Smith. There is an interstate 49 that could get us there quickly but we like the scenic views to bring to you. Above is looking out...

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We explore America and bring you our experiences through pictures and articles. Our site is relatively new and as such we are still modifying it as we progress. We would like to get feedback from you so that we can bring you the types of interesting places that you would like to see. Let us know what you like, don’t like, and what topics of interest you would like to see from us. We would love to hear from you!

Click on a map pin, below, to see where we have been so far…

Dallas, Texas

San Jose, CA

Texas Welcome Center and WWII Memorial

Golden Gate Bridge

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Rio Grande Gorge Bridge

Biloxi, MS

Four Corners Monument

Klamath Falls, OR

Las Vegas, NV

Grand Canyon, AZ

Big Texan Steak Ranch

Lake Tahoe, Nevada

Wichita, Kansas

Dodge City, Kansas

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Shreveport, Louisiana

Santa Cruz , California

Painted Desert / Petrified Forest National Park

Durango, Colorado

Wolf Creek Pass

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Rogers, Arkansas

Fantastic Caverns, Missouri

Fort Smith, Arkansas

Branson, Missouri

Clear Lake, California

Pueblo, Colorado

Camel Rock, New Mexico

Sequioa National Park

Half Moon Bay, California

Virginia Safari Park - Virginia

Mt Rushmore South Dakota

Crazy Horse Monument South Dakota

Virginia Natural Bridge Park

National Museum of the Marine Corps - Washington DC

Washington Monument - Washington DC

Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum - Denver, CO

Hill City, South Dakota

Bass Pro Shop, Memphis, TN

The Parthenon, Nashville, TN

Golden Spike Tower, North Platte, NE

Wind Cave National Park, East Custer, South Dakota

Texarkana

The Salt Palace Museum and Visitors Center

!st Monday Trade Days - Canton, TX

Walt Disney World

St Augustine, Florida

USS Alabama

Florida Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Daytona Beach, Florida

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