Category Archives: Travel & Places

“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.” – Mark Twain

Traveling the World – Exercise #29

I have not done near as much traveling as I would like to. I have stayed mostly within the southeastern area of the US and have only been [..]

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Hampton Park Sunny Morning

When I was a kid, yes 40+ years ago, Hampton Park was home to a zoo that was run down and kind of scary. I am sure it [..]

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Lookout Tower on top of The Mountain

Up near Highlands, North Carolina, there is a great camp and retreat. It is The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center. This tower, taken through the trees, is on [..]

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Sunrise Over the Mountains

Looking out from the Scaly Mountain, NC, area towards Highlands. This is a beautiful area, and for some reason the colors really stood out this morning. Part of [..]

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Gorgeous Day in Downtown Charleston!

About to head into Burbage’s to get some BBQ for lunch, but the day is so beautiful that I just had to stop and take a few pictures. [..]

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