How Grand is the Grand Canyon?

The Grand Canyon I’ll never forget the first time I laid eyes on the Grand Canyon in Arizona. The Grand Canyon is 277 miles long, up to 18 miles wide and has a depth of over a mile. The scale…

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Americans and America

Over the past 20 or so years that I’ve been travelling, I have overheard conversations between fellow travellers discussing an entire nation of people, those being Americans. This most recently enforced by an overheard conversation whilst in America. “Only 5%…

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Yellowstone Winter Wildlife

Yellowstone National Park is one of the most famous national parks in America as well as being the first national park in the world established in 1872. Why travel to Yellowstone? I travelled through here two years ago in summer…

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Northwestern National Parks of America

The United States is gigantic so I can’t say I’ve seen it all. When travellers beam they’ve “done America!” it’s just not possible. Yes we may have explored the red rock deserts in the west, hiked the Appalachian Trail to…

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