PhotoPOSTcard: Yellowstone’s Grand Prismatic Spring

The usual photos of the Grand Prismatic Spring are aerial shots that show this highly colorful hot spring from above. The reality is that the highest you can get to see and photograph this spring is about 100 feet from an overlook on an official new trail that the Park District established in 2017. Still, … Continue reading “PhotoPOSTcard: Yellowstone’s Grand Prismatic Spring”

My Dilemma As A Lifelong Traveler – Is It Ethical To Travel During A Pandemic?

It is no secret that I love to travel. It is one of the reasons I started this blog. Travel experiences stimulate me mentally and physically. When I travel, I relish focusing only on the here and now. And the more I travel, the less I see any distinctive differences between me and the other … Continue reading “My Dilemma As A Lifelong Traveler – Is It Ethical To Travel During A Pandemic?”

PhotoPOSTcard: Sunset over the Great Fountain Geyser

I had all but given up on a nice sunset while visiting Yellowstone on this day. It had been cloudy and raining all day and I did not think it would clear up. Then, all of a sudden a rainbow came out just before sunset and the clouds miraculously started to clear up just as … Continue reading “PhotoPOSTcard: Sunset over the Great Fountain Geyser”

25 Photos to Inspire Your Next Grand Teton Itinerary

I love mountains, so it is no surprise that a Grand Teton vacation is one of my favorite national park trips in the US. With its jagged in-your-face peaks that are reflected in lakes and streams, it’s a scenic candy jar whose beauty is easy to experience. I am sharing 25 of my favorite Grand … Continue reading “25 Photos to Inspire Your Next Grand Teton Itinerary”