The Earth is Flat! Bonneville Salt Flats and the Land of Pure Horizon

There is a place so flat and so barren that land speed records are shattered on its grounds; where you can go 600 mph in a turbojet propelled vehicle. Where no vegetation grows and the horizon line is the curve of the earth. At the Bonneville Salt Flats there’s nothing to “do” but it’s worth … Continue reading The Earth is Flat! Bonneville Salt Flats and the Land of Pure Horizon

Hot Air Balloons, Energy Vortexes and Other Arizona Stories

At dawn we found ourselves in Page, Arizona. Twice. Once in November heading North towards Zion National Park, and once in August, driving South into Sedona. Page is a place that when mentioned usually begets a raised eyebrow or a “Where?”.  While not considered to be a destination in and of itself, there are sights … Continue reading Hot Air Balloons, Energy Vortexes and Other Arizona Stories

Winning the Slottery: A Journey into Utah’s Slot Canyons

The alleyways of Europe have infinite charm; Japan’s Shibuya Crossing is a testament to the metropolises that man can build, but the American Southwest — there is not a place like it in the world. Step into a Southwestern desert and you’ll understand why Georgia O’Keeffe paintings are so barren yet so beautiful.  There’s a … Continue reading Winning the Slottery: A Journey into Utah’s Slot Canyons