I’m a morning person. My grandma loves to tell people that even when I was a baby I’d wake up smiling. A previous roommate had a no-talking rule until she’d showered, and Jim frequently tells me to slow down until he’s had a chance to wake up. So not only am I a morning person, …
Step inside Yuma Territorial Prison, one of the most feared places in the American Southwest.
Meet one of Yuma’s favored sons, an Italian-American who made a profound impact on the community.
Enter the ghost town left by the longest-running mines in Arizona.
Finding a Route 66 treasure and carvings from long ago.
The Coronado Historic Site and Jemez Historic Site in New Mexico take you back in time, but they also help illustrate the Pueblo Indians of today.
A stop at the Old Town Albuquerque Visitor Center turned into much more than a request for tourist tips.
Selecting Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge and Palo Duro Canyon State Park as destinations for this road trip was based on geography, geology, and convenience.
This beautiful, magical place is located in southwestern Oklahoma and is home to bison, Texas long horns, and other wildlife.
As we left Bentonville I was a touch trepidatious about the next leg of our journey. It was Sunday. We left Friday. We were already getting a little loopy and taking bets on when I’d forget what day it was, and now we were headed to the middle of southern Oklahoma and another more-than-packed exhaustion-inducing schedule.
Get away to this secluded retreat about two hours southwest of St. Louis.
An overnight visit to Pulaski County, Missouri, is filled with history, hospitality, and the best fried pickles ever.