U.S. National Parks


U.S. National Parks
Yosemite, Sequoia, Kings Canyon, Lassen, Monument Valley, Grand Canyon, Arches, Canyonlands, Death Valley, Yoshua Tree and Haleakala are National Parks that are stunning to see. The United States is blessed with our planets beauty. [view gallery]

Spanish Missions of California


Spanish Missions of California
California has a unique history to explore: The 21 Spanish missions along "El Camino Real" are marvellous to visit and study. Projecting a 17th century way of living lead by men of faith to a uncharted territory is a story of success under harsh conditions. [view gallery]

Spanish Missions in Texas


Spanish Missions in Texas
There are a few Spanish missions in the southern part of Texas, around San Antonio. Unlike their counterparts in California, Texan Spanish missions are built using local sandstone. The most famous is the Alamo. [view gallery]

Nevadas oldest Town and Saloon - Snow, Deer and Whiskey


Genoa, Nevada
There is more then the lake or the casinos to California's Tahoe/Reno region. One example is the tiny town of Genoa, about half an hour from Reno or 45 minutes from Lake Tahoe. Mentioned as the oldest town in Nevada founded in 1851, it is also home to the oldest, still operating Saloon. [read article]