Arches National Park in Moab, Utah

In July 2013 we went on an amazing 2+ week road trip through the west coast and the southwestern states. After finishing our time at the Grand Canyon, hanging out around Flagstaff, Arizona and visiting Native American ruins, and a brisk stop at 4 Corners National Monument we found ourselves exploring Arches National Park in Moab, Utah. We could spend weeks exploring beautiful Utah but alas, we only had 3 short days. Aside from driving we Read More …

Road Tripping in Arizona

When I first started planning this 3 week road trip I wasn’t expecting much from Arizona. In fact, it was the state I was probably looking forward to the least, aside from the Grand Canyon. I had a picture in my head of wild fires and deserts. After a little research though I was excited to find that there are a lot of Native American ruins located in Arizona. Most are only accessible by hiking, Read More …

Las Vegas- Part I

I had never been the type of girl who dreamt about going to Las Vegas. In fact, we decided to go to Vegas, more or less, because it was on our route anyways. I noticed though that as we got closer the excitement grew. After sleeping in cheap hotels, on a cot in a church and dorm-style bunkbeds I was looking forward to a little luxury (i.e. a real bathroom in the same room as Read More …