Capitol Reef

From Bryce we drove route 12 to Capitol Reef. A scenic route that showed all the lovely autumn colors. Arriving at Capitol Reef we first stopped for breakfast/lunch. This was the first time my mom ate at Subway. She said “If there is no Denny’s, Subway is good too.” (Backbground info: we’ve gotten to be…

Death Valley

Today we had a long ride from Yosemite to Death Valley. Entering Death Valley we saw the sun come down. I rushed through the valley wanting to arrive at ‘Zabriskie Point’ just before sunset. No stops for nonsense views were permitted by me, just keep on going. And it was meant to be; we arrived…

San Francisco

Going to Alcatraz, we set the alarm clock early for the 10 am boat tour. Before my visit I didn’t understand what the fuss was all about. It’s just a prison. But when you’re there it’s very real. They also put a lot of thought into the audio tour which was very informative but also…