The Flight 93 Memorial near Somerset PA is a very powerful monument to a very painful moment in American history. In the blink of an eye, a nondescript field and treeline amidst the bucolic rolling hills of Western Pennsylvania was transformed forever. By visiting the site which honors the victims of the acts of terrorism… Continue reading How to Take the Scenic Route from Pittsburgh to the Flight 93 Memorial
Are you searching for excellent road trip options to have a true American experience? Look no further – your back road travel plans start here! We highlight some of the best back roads by state, including maps, highlights, and things to see and do along the way.
Exploring the sights and nights at Maryland’s Savage River State Forest
The details of the December 2018 photo print giveaway from Take Back Roads
An in-depth look at tips and techniques on how to travel on back roads
Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Bone Church Just over an hour east of the Czech Republic’s capital city of Prague lies one of the more unusual memorials that you may ever encounter: a massive ossuary (a repository for bones, or bone church) in the basement of a small Catholic cathedral. Tucked away behind a stuccoed brick wall… Continue reading Skeletons in the Basement at Sedlec Ossuary – Prague’s Famous Bone Church
The story of my first visit to the famous Cucumber Falls in Ohiopyle State Park.
We explore the three Frank Lloyd Wright designed residences in Western Pennsylvania’s Laurel Highlands region…
A list of my favorite things to see and do when visiting Pittsburgh!
In the final installment of the Astrophotography series, we get to read about and see the culmination of our extraordinary wild camping experience in California.