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The Grand Canyon

By On June 14, 2012

Some places are so amazing, you have to pinch yourself to truly believe what you’re seeing. Grand Canyon is such a place. It’s so huge, so big, so gigantic, so..uhm…Grand that it… Read More

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Highway 1

By On June 5, 2012

I remember seeing an article in National Geographic 7 years ago about Big Sur. The images were breathtakingly beautiful. Since then, this coastal route has been high on my destination wish list.… Read More

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Bear Spotting in Yosemite Valley

By On June 4, 2012

“If you follow the sandy path along those rocks, cross the river behind the bend and follow it till you reach a fresh green meadow where you might spot a bear.” When… Read More

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Sequoia Grove

By On May 31, 2012

Once upon a time the world was covered in red forests consisting of gigantic, humongous, mammoth trees. These days, you’ll only find them along the Californian coast in one of the national… Read More

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Santa Barbara Do’s and Don’ts

By On May 25, 2012

“I wanna live here!” Every now and then we visit a place and as soon as we cross the city limit I am certain: I want to buy a house here. I… Read More

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Death Valley #3: Dust in the Wind

By On May 20, 2012

Another highlight in Death Valley: the Mesquite flat dunes. Even though the area looks small,  you can walk around for hours if you want to, following the sharp lines of crescent dunes… Read More

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Death valley #2: Mosaic Canyon

By On May 15, 2012

Who ever thinks Death Valley is just desert is wrong. Ok, there are beautiful sand dunes (more about that soon), salt plains and lots of pink, purple and beige rocks, but the… Read More