Tag: history

Montezuma’s Castle
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Montezuma’s Castle

About 800 years ago the Sinagua people thought it would be a good idea to build their apartment into the side of the Verde Cliffs, about 50 miles south of Flagstaff, AZ. Measuring five stories tall and containing more than twenty rooms, Montezuma’s Castle is one the the best preserved […]

Prague at Night
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Prague at Night

I probably have over 50GB of travel photos, but some are just too special to keep¬†filed away. I’ve mentioned in an earlier post the benefits of off-season travel, and this freezing late December night was no exception. It was cold, and often wet and snowy, but the sights were so […]

United States Travel

Fort Story: the little military base you’ve never heard of.

Adventure is hardly the word that comes to mind when visiting Virginia Beach, but adventure can be found almost anywhere, you just have to look for it. It’s easy to miss something off the beaten path amid the advertisements for parasailing, dolphin watching, and bar-hopping (not that there’s anything wrong […]