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

Kings Mountain Art Fair – Redwood City, CA

I pulled this one from our archives. We visited this art fair nestled in the beautiful redwoods of California back in 2014 before we left for Texas. Not only is it an exquisite art fair in a beautiful setting it is also free. There is no admission charge or parking...

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Medal of Honor Park – Gainesville, TX

This is a wonderful tribute to all of the Medal of Honor recipients of this nation. Above are the main stone blocks which list the Medal of Honor recipients by armed service branches.     This is the main entrance view from W. California St. The...

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The Parthenon – Nashville, Tennessee

Parthenon? Nashville, Tennessee? Yes, we were a bit surprised to find this as well. This is a full replica of the original Parthenon in Greece and it was originally built over 100 years ago. It’s sites like this that make the travels well worth while.  ...

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Dodge City, Kansas

On our way through Kansas we passed through the infamous Dodge City. This place is filed with historical lore from days past. We were not sure what to expect exactly but we were pleased with what little we did see. The Boot Hill Museum seems to be a center point of...

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Carhenge – Alliance, Nebraska

On our way back from the Black Hills of South Dakota we traveled through Nebraska and Kansas. Anyone who has driven through these states knows that they are filled with relatively flat farmland. It was such a pleasure (and relief) to find something worth a picture. In...

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Audie Murphy – Greenville, TX

Driving through Greenville, TX along interstate highway 30 we saw this memorial in a field. I must admit that we were slowing down for the Collin Street Bakery nearby. We feature the bakery in another post. This statue is of Audie Murphy who is America’s...

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Mt Rushmore South Dakota

This was definitely on our bucket list of places to go. I mean how much more American can you get than Mt Rushmore. It is a monument on a grand scale.   It is located in the Black Hills of South Dakota. This is the view from the parking structure looking out over...

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Disney World – EPCOT Part 2 – The World Showcase

In part 2 of our EPCOT post we cover the World Showcase part of the park. This section of the park has few rides but offers glimpses into various countries around the world. These pavilions are located around a central lake where there is a fireworks (and much more)...

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2016 Year in Review

  Our Year in Review: It was a heck of a year for us as we officially started our blog. We were able to take short trips around the Dallas area, travel for 5 extended trips, and knock off some of our places on our bucket list. While not everything has made it...

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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

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

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

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