Travels in America


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Travel America 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.

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.

Mt Rushmore

USS Alabama

Crazy Horse Welcome Center – South Dakota

While we came to see the mountain sculpture of Crazy Horse, we found much more. The Welcome Center houses a museum of artifacts from Indian culture and many exhibits about the mountain work.     This is the starting point once you enter. You can get tickets for the...

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USS Hornet Exterior – Alameda, California

I have visited this magnificent aircraft carrier twice. The last time was when I returned to California for some work. It was raining that day but it did not deter from my enthusiasm of visiting this great piece of history.     The USS Hornet is located at the old...

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Daytona Beach, Florida

We couldn't pass up a chance to visit historic Daytona Beach, Florida while passing nearby. As you can see we visited the Main Street Pier & Boardwalk.     Here is the main drag of Daytona Beach. The pier (and ocean) s off to the right.   The beach and boardwalk go on...

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USS Alabama – Part 2 – Static Displays

On our visit to Battlefield Memorial Park there was so much to see we had to break it into several posts. First was the battleship USS Alabama followed by the USS Drum submarine. Now this post will show you the static displays that scatter the grounds.     The first...

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The James Madison Museum of Orange County Heritage

While passing through the town of Orange, Virginia we stopped at this museum honoring the fourth U.S. President and the county of Orange.     James Madison may not be a household name to most Americans but he was know as the "Father of the Constitution" for his role...

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Helium Time Columns & Monument – Amarillo, Texas

While passing through Amarillo, Texas we found this monument to helium. For those unaware, helium is not just for balloons and blimps. It is an important industrial gas. Amarillo is near the country's largest storage facility of helium.     This plaque located next to...

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Recent Road Trip – May 2017

We just returned from our first major road trip of 2017. While much of this was work related, we did see some amazing sites along the way. I went up into the Gateway Arch in St Louis, the Mountain Tower in Hot Springs Arkansas, and we visited the US Space and Rocket...

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Dallas Zoo – Pt2 Wilds of Africa

We were pretty thrilled with the Zoo North section of the zoo but more was yet to come.     We would definitely recommend touring the Zoo North portion of the zoo first and then going to the Wilds of Africa section. This side of the zoo contains the larger animals and...

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USS Drum – Battleship Memorial Park – Mobile, Alabama

The USS Drum Submarine is located on the Battleship Memorial Park grounds as part of the USS Alabama exhibit. This sub was commissioned in 1941 and played a part in World War II.     On your way to the entrance to the submarine you will pass by a replica of one of the...

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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

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

Amarillo, Texas

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


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

Kings Mountain Art Fair

USS Hornet, Alameda, California

Niagra Falls, New York

Winona, MN

Action Figure Museum, Pauls Valley, OK

Standin' on the Corner Winslow, Arizona

Garden of the Gods, Colorado Springs, CO

Ludlow, CO

Alliance, NE

Raton, New Mexico

Cripple Creek, Colorado

Gateway Arch - St Louis, MO

Huntsville, AL

Hot Springs, AR

Springfield, IL

Corinth Civil War Interpretive Center

Wytheville Water Tower

Great Sand Dunes National Park

Colorado Gators Reptile Park

UFO Watchtower, Colorado

Capulin Volcano National Park

Blue Ridge Parkway - Virginia

Eisenhower Birthplace Denison, Texas

Pensacola, Florida

Ludlow, Colorado

Disney Island, Oklahoma

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