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Israel 2010
Jerusalem Via Dolorosa p1 p2 Church of the Holy Sepulchre p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 The Souq p1 p2 p3 p4 p5
The Gates to the Old City p1 p2 The Western Wall p1 p2 p3 Ramparts Walk- South p1 p2 p3 p4 The Armenian Quarter
The Jewish Quarter / Cardo The Garden Tomb Mamilla Mount of Olives Views p1 p2 Mount of Olives Misc.
The Church of the Pater Noster Chapel of Dominus Flevit p1 p2 The Garden of Gethsemane The Church of All Nations
The Grotto of Gethsemane & Tomb of the Virgin Mary Ramparts Walk-North p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 West Jerusalem p1 p2
The Israel Museum p1 p2 Yad Vashem Temple Mount / Haram al-Sharif p1 p2 p3 Armenian Church
St Peter in Gallicantu p1 p2 p3 Ancient Tombs Coenaculum- The Room of the Last Supper City Of David
Catholic Cemetery Hotel Hashimi Lutheran Church of the Redeemer p1 p2 Jerusalem Misc p1 p2 p3
The West Bank Mar Saba Monastery Tomb of the Patriarchs p1 p2 Hebron
St Catherine's Bethlehem Church of the Nativity p1 p2 Shepherd's Field's p1 West Bank Misc p1 p2 p3
The Golan and Galilee Galiliee & Golan Misc Beit She'an p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 Tzippori NP p1 p2
Zippori Village Cottages B&B Sea of Galilee Church of the Multiplication of the Fishes & Loaves
Mount of Beatitudes p1 p2 Korazim p1 p2 Church of the Primacy of St. Peter Capernaum p1 p2
Mitzpe Ofir Lookout Kursi Belvior p1 p2 p3 Driving in the Golan & Qunetira Lookout Gamla p1 p2
Nimrod Fortress p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 Banias p1 p2 p3 Mount Tabor Church of the Annunciation p1 p2 Tel Megiddo p1 p2 p3
The Mediterranean Coast Rosh HaNikra p1 p2 p3 Achziv Akko p1 p2 p3 p4 Haifa p1 p2 p3 p4 p5
Ceaserea p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 p7 Jaffa p1 p2 p3 Tel Aviv p1 p2 p3
The Dead Sea & Negev Qumran p1 p2 Dead Sea p1 p2 Mineral Beach Ein Gedi
Mamshit p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 Masada p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 p7 Ein Bokek Tel Arad p1 p2 Negev Camel Ranch
Negev Misc Shivta p1 p2 p3 Sde Boker Ein Avdat p1 p2 Avdat p1 p2
Mitzpe Ramon Eilat p1 p2 p3 Petra, Jordan p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 p7 p8 p9 p10
Sunrise Climb of Mount Sinai p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 p7 St Catherine's Monastery
Hotels p1 p2 Food Signs, Signs, Everywhere Signs Paper Scraps
Out West 2009
Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home NHS Matt & Lisa Stueber's Lincon, NE Homestead NM
Hollenberg Pony Express Station SHS Geographic Center of the US Nicodemus NHS
Cottonwood Ranch SHS Rocky Mountain NP p1 p2 p3 p4 p5 p6 p7 Day Three Misc.
Florissant Fossil Beds NM p1 p2 Collegiate Peaks Great Sand Dunes NP p1 p2
Chaco Culture NHP p1 p2 p3 p4 Aztec Ruins NM p1 p2 Four Corners Monument
Cortez KOA Mesa Verde NP p1 p2 p3 Million Dollar Highway
Silverton, Colorado p1 p2           Black Canyon of the Gunnison NP p1 p2 p3
Colorado NM p1 p2 Dinosaur NM p1 p2 Day Seven Misc
Stuebers of Salt Lake City City of Rocks NR Minidoka Internment NM
Hagerman Fossil Beds NM                Craters of the Moon NM p1 p2 p3
Challis Hot Springs Campground Big Hole National Battlefield Anaconda Smoke Stack SP
Granite Ghost Town Grant - Kohrs Ranch NHS p1 p2 Missouri Headwaters SP
Madison Buffalo Jump SP Bighorn Canyon NRA Little Bighorn Battlefield NM p1 p2
Fort Union Trading Post NHS Fort Buford SHS p1 p2 Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence
Theodore Roosevelt NP Fort Mandan SHS p2 Lewis & Clark Center Knife River Indian Villages NHS
Lake Sakakawea SP International Peace Garden Gingras Trading Post
Pembina State Museum Northwest Angle Voyageurs NP
Lake Superior Shore Grand Portage NM p1 p2 Idiot Photos p2 p3
Petey, The Trip Mascot Trip Blog Birds & Wildlife p2 Wildflowers Signs Maps
New England 2008
Mobile Blog Posts On the Way Out Weir Farm NHS Springfield Armory NHS
Providence, RI Roger Williams NM Brown University Newport, RI
New Bedford Whaling NHP New Bedford Whaling Museum Cape Cod Sunrise p2 p3 Cape Cod NS p2
Provincetown, MA Provincetown Pilgrim Monument Adams NHP Boston Common
Beacon Hill Boston African American NHP Boston NHP p2 Granary Burial Ground
Faneuil Hall Old North Church Charlestown Navy Yard Boston Misc p2
JFK Library & Museum p2 Freedom Trail Boston Harbor Crusie Boston Harbor Islands p2
New England Aquarium p2 Bunker Hill Monument Boston Misc p3 John F. Kennedy NHS
Harvard University Longfellow NHS Prudential Tower p2 p3 Public Garden & Back Bay
Fenway Park p2 p3 Owls Head Lighthouse Acadia NP p2 p3 p4 On the Road Again
West Quoddy Head Lighthouse Roosevelt Campbello Park St. Croix Island IHS Fall Color in Maine
Salem Maratime NHP Salem, MA Saugus Iron Works NHS Minuteman NHP p2
Lowell NHP p2 Saint Gaudens NHS Marsh-Billings- Rockefeller NHP
Fall Color in Vermont and New Hampshire    
Maps Idiot Photos Wildlife Travels with Mario
New York City 2008  June 2008
General Grant NM Riverside Church Columbia University
St. John the Divine Times Square p2 NY Waterway
Grand Central Terminal Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace NHS United Nations Area
Rockefeller Center St. Patrick's Cathedral The Shops of Fifth Avenue
Carnegie Deli Central Park p2 Yankee Stadium
Empire State Building p2 p3 NYU Area World Trade Center Site p2
Wall St. Area St. Paul's Chapel Castle Clinton NM
Statue of Liberty Ellis Island NM p2 p3 Governors Island NM p2
City Hall Area Chinatown African Burial Ground NM
Brooklyn Bridge Federal Hall NM Little Italy
Food Signs Subways Misc. Idiot Photos Paper Scraps
Out West 2007 April 2007
William Howard Taft NHS Fort Donelson NB Bill Clinton Presidential Center
Clinton Sites in Hope, AR Tower of the Americas The Alamo
The Riverwalk, San Antonio San Antonio Missions NHP Mission Concepcion
Mission San Jose Mission San Juan Mission Espada
Lyndon B. Johnson NHP Johnson City LBJ Ranch
Big Bend NP- Chisos Mountains Big Bend NP- Santa Elena & Costolon
Fort Davis NHS Chamizal NM Wyler Aerial Tramway
Fort Selden SM Salanis Pueblo Missions NM Abo Gran Quivara Quarai
Alibates Flint Quarries NM Washita Battlefield NHS Fort Larned NHS p2
Tallgrass Prairie NPres Brown vs Board of Education NHS
Harry S. Truman NHS Fort Scott NHS Ulysses S. Grant NHS
Lewis & Clark SHS Lincoln Home NHS George Rogers Clark NHP
Lincoln Boyhood Home NM Wildflowers Signs Signs, Everywhere Signs
Figures in Texas History Miscellaneous Map Section
Floating Head / Idiot Photos Roofus, My Trip Mascot Paper Scraps
Florida 2007 (+SC) Feb 2007
Minnesota Twins Spring Training Boston Red Sox Spring Training Fort Myers Beach
Disney's Animal Kingdom p2 EPCOT Center Disney Magic Kingdom & Downtown Disney
Charles Pinckney NHS Fort Moultrie NM Patriot Point Naval Museum
Fort Sumter NM Charleston Harbor Dolphins Ninety Six NHS
Greenwood, SC Andrew Johnson NHS Cumberland Gap NHP
Idiot Photos Signs, Signs, Everywhere Signs Paper Scraps Maps
2006 Midwest Mini Trips
Dayton Aviation Heritage NHS Mammoth Cave NP Abraham Lincoln Birthplace NHS
Effigy Mounds NM  p2  p3 Mississippi River UofM-CMU Football Game
Out West May 2006
Pipestone NM Lewis & Clark Center Badlands NP pg2
Minuteman Missile NHS pg2 pg3 Wind Cave NP
Custer SP Mount Rushmore NM Jewel Cave NM
Devil's Tower NM Cloud Peak Skyway John D. Rockefeller Jr  Mem Parkway
Grand Teton NP Jackson Lake Signal Mountain
Teton Park Road Snake River Plain Yellowstone NP
East Entrance Yellowstone Lake South Entrance
Old Faithful Upper Geyser Basin Black Sand Basin
Midway Geyser Basin Fountain Paint Pots Madison River
Artists Paint Pots Norris Geyser Basin Mammoth Hot Springs
Tower Junction Dunraven Pass Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mud Volcano Area Bison of Yellowstone Bears and other Wildlife
Bighorn Scenic Byway Fort Robinson SP Agate Fossil Beds NM
Chimney Rock NHS Herbert Hoover NHS Herbert Hoover Presidential Library
Idiot Photos Paper Scraps Signs, Signs, Everywhere Signs
Maps and Journals   Pop Up Flat Tire!!
Whole Trip Map Sat May 20 Sun May 21 Mon May 22 Tue May 23
Wed May 24 Thu May 25 Fri May 26 Sat May 27 Sun May 28 Mon May 29

Northern Washington

Lake Roosevelt NRA- Fort Spokane Lake Roosevelt NRA- Grand Coulee Dam Ross Lake NRA
North Cascades NP Deception Pass SP Fort Ebey SP
Coupeville, WA Ebey's Landing NHR Fort Casey SP
Mukilteo-Clinton Ferry Seattle Space Needle pg2 pg3 Maps-  Mon  Tues  Wed
Idiot Photos Travel Dog Pullman 2005 Page
Seattle and the San Juan Islands
Safeco Field San Juan Ferry #1 San Juan Island NHP- American Camp
Lime Kiln Point SP Friday Harbour San Juan Island NHP - English Camp
San Juan Ferry #2 Orcas Island Moran SP- Mount Constitution Lookout
San Juan Ferry #3 Pike Place Market Klondike Gold Rush NHP - Seattle Unit
Seattle Transportation Seattle Misc Maps Idiot Photos
Glacier National Park
Nez Perce NHP- Canoe Camp Clearwater NF Historic Lochsa Ranger Station
Devoto Memorial Cedar Grove GNP- Two Medicine GNP- Many Glacier
GNP- St. Mary's Lake GNP- Going to the Sun Road  p2 GNP- Logan Pass
GNP- Lake MacDonald Bears and other wildlife Flathead Lake
Idiot Photos   Travel Dog Pop Up and Campsite Maps - Mon  Tues  Wed
Olympic National Park & Mount Rainier
ONP- Lake Quinault ONP- Pacific Coast ONP- Hoh Rainforest
Cape Flattery ONP- Hurricane Ridge page 2 Mount Rainier NP page2
Maps-   Mon   Tues   Wed Idiot Photos Travel Dog Returns
Oregon 2005
Lewiston Hill Whitman Mission NHS John Day Fossil Beds NM
Newberry Crater NVM Crater Lake NP pg2 Umpqua NF
Pacific Ocean Sunset McLoughlin House NHS Fort Vancouver NHS
Columbia Gorge NRA Idiot Photos Maps- Sat  Sun Mon  Tues
Virginia & DC May 2005
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal NHP Antietam NB Harpers Ferry NHP Appalachian Trail NST
Monocacy NB Manassas NBP Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania NMP pg1 White House
World War II Memorial Washington Monument Jefferson Memorial FDR Memorial
Korean War Veterans Memorial Iraq War Casualties Memorial Vietnam War Veterans Memorial Lincoln Memorial
Arlington Cemetery Misc DC Photos- Day 1 Old Post Office Tower Ford's Theatre NHS
National Archives Capitol Hill The National Mall Misc DC Photos- Day 2
Mount Vernon p2 Oxon Hill Farm Thomas Stone NHS George Washington Birthplace NM
Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania NMP pg2 Wolf Trap NP for the Performing Arts Clara Barton NHS Glen Echo Park
Biking the Potomac Theodore Roosevelt Island Prince William Forest Park Misc DC Photos- Day 3
Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHS Washington Nationals Game Richmond NBP Maggie L Walker NHS
Petersburg NB Colonial NHP (Jamestown) Colonial NHP (Yorktown) Wright Brothers NM
Fort Raleigh NHS Cape Hatters NS Appomattox Court House NHP Booker T Washington NM
National D-Day Memorial Blue Ridge Parkway Shenandoah NP  
Idiot Photos  p2 Journals & Maps Fri May 6th Sat May 7th Sun May 8th Mon May 9th Tue May 10th
Paper Scraps     Spring Flowers   Wed May 11th Thu May 12th Fri May 13th Sat May 14th Sun May 15th
Pop Up and Campsite photos Overview Map & Travel Stats Mon May 16th Tues May 17th Wed May 18th Thu May 19th
Deep South March 2005
Martin Luther King Jr. NHS Atlanta Centennial Olympic Park CNN Center
Little White House SHS Horseshoe Bend NMP Tuskegee Airmen NM
Tuskegee Institute NHS Montgomery & Selma, AL Cahaba SHS
Gulf Islands NS (Davis Bayou) New Orleans French Quarter(Day1) New Orleans Jazz NHP
Fort Pike SHS Jean Lafitte NHP- FQ Tour Chalmette Barataria Thibodaux Lafayette
New Orleans (Day 2) Cane River Creole NHP Fort St. Jean Baptiste SHS
Los Adaes SHS Fort Jesup SHS Rebel SHS
Mansfield SHS Texarkana, AR & TX Old Washington SHP
Crater of Diamonds SP Hot Springs NP Mountain Tower-Fordyce Bathhouse Little Rock Central High School NHS
Little Rock, AR Bill Clinton Presidential Center Toltec Mounds Archeological SP
Arkansas Post NM Poverty Point SHS Vicksburg NMP
Natchez, MS Natchez NHP Natchez Trace Parkway NHT p2 p3 p4 p5
Tupelo & Brices Cross NB Shiloh NMP Meriwether Lewis Monument
Idiot Photos pg2 Journals & Maps Fri 04 Sat 05 Sun 06 Mon 07 Tue 08
Travel Dog Rides Again pg2   Wed 09 Thu 10 Fri 11 Sat 12 Sun 13
Paper Scraps   Mon 14 Tue 15 Overview Map & Travel Stats
Georgia- Florida Jan 2005
Stones River NB Russell Cave NM Chickamauga & Chattanooga NMP
New Echota SHS Kennesaw Mountain NBP Ocmulgee NM
Andersonville NHS Jimmy Carter NHS p2 Olustee Battlefield Monument
Castillo de San Marcos NM Fort Matanzas NM Canaveral NS
Fort Myers Beach Sunset Boating With Pete Big Cypress NP
Disney's Animal Kingdom p2 p3 Disney's EPCOT Center Fort Caroline NM
Timucuan N&E Pres Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation SHS Fort King George SHS
Darien, GA Fort McAllister SHP Warmsloe SHS
Fort Pulaski NM Congaree NP Carl Sandburg Home NHS
Misc Photos Travel Dog Idiot Photos
  Overview Map Paper Scraps
Maps and Journals Saturday Jan 01 Sunday Jan 02 Monday Jan 03 Tues Jan 04 Thurs Jan 06
Fri Jan 07 Sat Jan 08 Mon Jan 10 Tues Jan 11 Wed Jan 12  
Pennsylvania-New York Aug/Sept 2004
Friendship Hill NHS Fort Necessity NB Flight 93 NM
Johnstown Flood NM Allegheny Portage Railroad NHS Steamtown NHS
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt NHS Eleanor Roosevelt NHS Vanderbilt Mansion NHS
Martin Van Buren NHS Lake Luzern, NY Saratoga NHP
National Baseball Hall of Fame National Baseball Hall of Fame Plaques Fort Stanwix NM
Women's Rights National Historic Park Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site
James A. Garfield National Historic Site Idiot Photos Paper Scraps
PA NY Plus- A week before in Cleveland- Pro Football Hall Of Fame Jacobs Field, Cleveland
Maps and Journals Sunday August 29th Monday August 30th
Tuesday August 31st Wednesday September 1st Thursday September 2nd
Southwest May 2004
Jefferson Expansion NM Wilson's Creek NB George Washington Carver NM
Pea Ridge NB Fort Smith NHS Trail of Tears NHT
Oklahoma City NM Carlsbad Caverns NP Guadalupe Mountains NP
White Sands NM City of Rocks SP Gila Cliff Dwellings NM
Gila National Forest Fort Bowie NM Chiricahua NM
Agua Prieta, Mexico Coronado NM Saguaro NP East
Saguaro NP West Tumacacori NM San Xavier Mission
Sonoran Desert Museum Organ Pipe Cactus NM Hoover Dam
Lake Mead NRA Stratosphere Hotel & Tower The Las Vegas Strip
Mojave N Pres The Mojave Desert Joshua Tree NP

The Huntington Botanic Gardens

Santa Monica Mountains NRA The Pacific Ocean
Misc LA Photos Manzanar NHS

Death Valley NP

Goldfield, NV

Ward Charcoal Ovens SP Great Basin NP
Timpanogos Cave NM Salt Lake City Antelope Island SP
Golden Spike NHS Bear Lake and Cache NF Fossil Butte NM
Fort Laramie NM Scottsbluff NM  

Traveling in the Van

My Self Photography at Each Site  pg2 pg3 pg4 pg5
Holland & Amsterdam March 2004
City Photos The Dam Area Begiunhof Night Photos Hotel Room & Misc.
Enkhuizen Haarlem Delft Dordrecht Aalsmeer Flower Auction
Florida Jan 2004 with Keath & Tone(KW only) Blue Spring State Park
Fort Frederica National Monument Boating with Pete Martin
Fort Myers Beach Fort Zachary Taylor State Park
Key West Key West Bars
Southwest May 2003
Bent's Old Fort NHS Capulin Volcano NM Fort Union NM
Pecos NHP Bandelier NM Acoma Pueblo
El Malpais NM El Morro NM Petrified Forest NP
Hubbell Trading Post NHS Walnut Canyon NM Oak Creek Canyon
Montezuma Castle NM Tuzigoot NM Sunset Crater Volcano NM
Jerome SHP Wupatki NM Grand Canyon NP
Flight over Grand Canyon Glen Canyon NRA Pipe Spring NM
Zion NP Coral Pink Sand Dunes SP Bryce Canyon NP
Kodachrome Basin SP Capitol Reef NP Goblin Valley SP
Arches NP Canyonlands NP Newspaper Rock
Dead Horse Point SP Natural Bridges NM Mulley Point
Monument Valley Valley of the Gods Canyon d' Chelly NM
Hovenweep NM Mesa Verde NP Black Canyon of the Gunnison NP
Florida Jan 2003 Manatee Springs State Park Tampa Bay & De Soto NM
J.N. Ding Darling NWR Lover's Key State Park Fort Myers Beach
Everglades National Park Key West Dry Tortugas NP
The Florida Keys St. Augustine Photos from the drive back
Upper Penninsula Aug 2002 Pictured Rocks NL Lake Superior Sunsets Marquette
Porcupine Mountain Wilderness SP Father Marquette NM Mackinac Bridge Munising Area
Tahquamenon Falls State Park Ontonagon Grand Marias Whitefish Point
Washington DC July 2002 with Keath & Tone Gettysburg NMP
Out West May 2002 with Stan
North Dakota Theodore Roosevelt NP Glacier NP
Central Montana ID/WA/OR Border & Clearwater NF Little Bighorn Battlefield NM
Devil's Tower NM Mount Rushmore NM The Drive Back
Australia Sept-Nov 2001
Sydney Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb Manly & Bondi
Blue Mountains Tour Canberra Hobart
Central Tasmania Strahan Stanley & The Nut
Northern Tasmania Melbourne Melbourne Zoo
The Great Ocean Road Adelaide Alice Springs
Uluru-Kata Tjunja NP Kings Canyon Perth
Fremantle Rottnest Island Cairns
Great Barrier Reef Queensland Coast Whitsunday Islands
Brisbane Friends on this Trip Paper Scraps
Out West September 2001 with Tone & Keath
The Drive There Grand Teton NP Yellowstone NP pg1
Yellowstone NP pg2 Drive Home Western Wildlife
Washington State Sept 2000 Olympia Pacific Coast Fort Clatsop NM
Columbia River Gorge Mount St. Helens Mount Rainier NP Seattle pg2
Benelux March 2000 Group Photos On the Road Kuekenhof
New York City      December 1999    Statue of Liberty NM
Spain, Portugal and Morocco Feb 1999 with Mom & Dad
Barcelona Madrid Toledo Lisbon Belem
Sintra Faro Seville Cadiz Tarifa
Gibraltar Tangier Ronda Panoramas Paper Scraps
Europe Summer 1998     Contiki Tour  Eurail  w/ Tone & Stan  On my Own
Reykjavik Golden Circle London Brussels Rhine Valley
Frankfort Prague Vienna Budapest Slovakia
Krakow Warsaw Berlin Hamburg Amsterdam
Alkmaar Munich Venice Rome Geneva
Berne Zurich Appenzell Paris Maastricht
Luxembourg Cochem Koln Salzburg Innsbruck
Europe May/June 1997 Contiki Tour
London Cardiff Amsterdam Volendam Brussles
Rhine Valley Lucerne Innsbruck Liechtenstein Venice
Siena Rome Florence Pisa Genoa
Monaco Nice Lyon Paris Group Pics
Texas March 1997 with Mike, Tone & Keath Padre Island NS San Antonio

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