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.
This is one of the best city parks we have ever been to. It is hard to believe that this is a Colorado Springs city park. The main reason was due to the initial donation of the land by Charles Elliot Perkins in 1909 to the city. This is the famous...read more
Located a short distance off of I-25 about an hour south of Pueblo, Colorado sits the “town” of Ludlow, Colorado. To find it turn down this gravel road and look for the run down buildings on the left. The area is best known for a 1914 massacre...read more
On our way to Cripple Creek, Colorado we took the back route. As we approached the city we found the Mt Pisgah Cemetery which had this veterans memorial out front. Note the memorial is inside the cemetery grounds and subject to open hours. The entrance...read more
This is an incredible site to see. Imagine Mt. Rushmore times 10 and you only get a small sense of this project. To get a sense of the size of this project, this picture was taken about a mile away at the park entrance. We got there early and opted...read more
We were actually drawn to this area by the “ghost town” of Ludlow and found this monument. One of the dark days of American history here when in 1914 striking miners were massacred by the company they were striking against. The victims...read more
If you would like to find your childhood again, this is the place to start. The Toy & Action Figure Museum in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. It is approximately one hour south of Oklahoma City off of I-35. If you cannot find the toys that you played with as...read more
We found this little gem down the road from the Downstream Casino in Oklahoma. The casino is an interesting map item as the parking lot is in Kansas while the casino is in Oklahoma. To find the marker just turn down this mysterious looking gravel road...read more
While on our drive to Florida I saw that we were passing by this magnificent battleship and made it a point to stop and visit. We arrived early on a November morning and paid our $2.00 for parking. This is just an awesome site to see. There is so much history here...read more
On my way back to the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport I made an effort to stop by this memorial. The memorial is located in Veterans Park, Richfield, Minnesota. This is in the northwest corner of the airport. I was a bit surprised by the...read more
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…