Palm Springs Aerial Tramway and Mt. Jacinto State Park

4th Feb, 2014

  For years, my aunt has tried to persuade me to move to California. Her tactic has been…

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Joshua Tree National Park, California

16th Jan, 2014

- Joshua Tree National Park is about a 90 minute drive from Palm Springs, which is totally fine…

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Scenes From In and Around Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia

3rd Nov, 2013

- One thing that has always struck me about the northeast United States is how many darn town…

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The Miami Beach Botanical Garden

1st Jul, 2013

The Miami Beach Botanical Garden was a bit of a disappointment. – Having grown up in Florida, I…

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The English Garden, Munich, Germany

1st May, 2012

- The English Garden (or Englischer Garten, for those of you who insist on showing off the B…

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Keeper of the Plains statue, Wichita, Kansas

6th Sep, 2011

“We’re taking you to the Keeper of the Plains,” I was told, and there was little elaboration after…

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The Highline Park, New York City (Revisited)

30th Aug, 2011

I love New York. I’ve visited enough times that the magic, really, should have worn off by now.…

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