Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah, Georgia is a beautiful historic cemetery with many unique well crafted grave markers.
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Akrotiri Lighthouse-Santorini, Greece
Akrotiri lighthouse in Santorini, Greece is located in the SW part of the island.
Independence Ghost Town, Colorado
Independence, Colorado is near Aspen. It is an abandoned mining town in the mountains.
Jeeping to Crystal Mill, Colorado
As our fall 2020 trip to Colorado and Utah was winding down, we decided to go jeeping to Crystal Mill in Colorado. Crystal Mill has been on our bucket list to see and even though we love to hike, we were glad we could take a 4×4 road there. The mill was just a bit…
Out and About in Downtown Raleigh.
Downtown Raleigh, North Carolina is a great place to spend the day. This historical downtown has a good variety of shops, restaurants, and places to see.
Montezuma Castle National Monument
Montezuma Castle National Monument is in central Arizona. This impressive cliff dwelling ruin was once home to the Sinagua Native Americans.
Tuzigoot Native American Ruins, Arizona
Tuzigoot Native American ruins are in central Arizona. Listed as a National Monument, this is a great place to visit and to learn about the Sinagua People.
Chichen Itza Tour in Mexico
Chichen Itza in Mexico is more than just the pyramid you see. This ancient city contains much history and many ruins to explore.
The Bridges of Madison County
The Bridges of Madison County was a great movie several years ago. Filmed in Madison County, Iowa, there are a total of 6 remaining bridges to visit.
The Haunted Old City Jail in Charleston
As our December 2019 trip was a rainy trip we signed up for another tour, this time of the Charleston Haunted Old City Jail. We joined Bulldog Tours and were given a fantastic tour. It was the perfect night for it, as the rain had turned to a mist and there was an eerie redness…
The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon, Charleston
There is a lot of history in Charleston, South Carolina. The Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon is one of the must sees. Built in 1771 before the Revolutionary War, this building is a landmark in historic Charleston.
Anafiotika, A Hidden Gem in Athens
Anifiotika is a hidden gem in Athens. Located in the Plaka neighborhood, nestled up against Acropolis hill, this charming village is fun to visit.
Exploring Spinalonga Island, Crete Greece,
Spinalonga Island in Crete, Greece is a wonderful place to explore. This islnad’s rich history includes a Venetian Fortress and more recently a Leper Colony. This island also has the most beautiful views!
Knossos Palace in Crete, Greece
Knossos Palace in Crete, Greece is the oldest ancient ruin in Crete. It is believed to originally been settled as early as 6700 BC.