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Take A Walk Along The Path With These Products Exclusively From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

January 11th, 2020 No comments

One Drop At A Time via Instagram

January 3rd, 2020 Comments off

Dream Of A Summer Outdoors With These Vintage Products Exclusively From Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [For Sale]

January 2nd, 2020 Comments off

My Los Angeles 81: Little Tokyo Temple, Los Angeles, California via Instagram

December 29th, 2019 Comments off

Into 2020: National Park Service Announces Entrance Fee-Free Days for 2020 via (U.S. National Park Service)

December 24th, 2019 Comments off
 

The dates for 2020 are:

  • Monday, January 20 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Saturday, April 18 – First Day of National Park Week/National Junior Ranger Day
  • Tuesday, August 25 – National Park Service Birthday
  • Saturday, September 26 – National Public Lands Day
  • Wednesday, November 11 – Veterans Day

Thanksgiving in the Desert via Instagram

December 3rd, 2019 Comments off

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Thanksgiving in the Desert

Thanksgiving in the Desert via Instagram

The day after a rainy Thanksgiving the clouds cleared away and the sun shone through. It was still windy and chilly but gorgeously clear.

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Interior, Il Corso, El Paseo, Palm Desert, California via Instagram

December 2nd, 2019 Comments off

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Interior, Il Corso, El Paseo, Palm Desert, California

Interior, Il Corso, El Paseo, Palm Desert, California via Instagram

This was the spot for our after-Thanksgiving Day meal. Amazing food and I loved the interior decoration. Up close you can tell the lampshades are made of layers of corrugated cardboard. Cool!

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After the storm, Palm Desert, California via Instagram

December 1st, 2019 Comments off

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After the storm, Palm Desert, California

After the storm, Palm Desert, California via Instagram

The clouds begin to break and the sun begins to shine after the Thanksgiving Day storm.

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Thanksgiving in the desert via Instagram

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Why Route 66 became America’s most famous road via Vox

October 25th, 2019 Comments off
Why Route 66 became America’s most famous road via Vox
Route 66 has gained a reputation as the United States of America’s most famous road. How did that happen, and why does it still matter? As the above video shows, there are a lot of reasons.

In this episode of Vox Almanac, Vox’s Phil Edwards explores the history of the road and the textures of its present, from the road itself to the roadside attractions along the way to the people who enjoy its diversions and those who help maintain them. It reveals a road that’s changed a lot over the decades but remains vital in unexpected ways.

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