Hiking in the woods around Lake Manzanita, viewing Lassen Peak across the water, was a pleasant way to spend the morning.

Discovering the Rubicon Point Lighthouse while hiking around Lake Tahoe highlights the value of serendipity while traveling.

The road down into hell at Death Valley.

Seattle has delightfully kooky fun.

A rustic yet sophisticated church near the Maroon Bells, right at home in the mountain town of Aspen.

Schwabacher Landing is one of the most iconic vantages at Grand Teton National Park.