Blogs tagged 'destination'

  • Glacier and Yellowstone: Beautiful in Different Ways

    Posted by  Luke Tower on Saturday, September 13, 2014

    Glacier and Yellowstone are both very beautiful but in very different ways. Glacier contains rich colors like the evergreen forest's rich greens and bright flowers and the crystal clear water that looks as if it were glass. The mountains are so amazing and home to the park's namesake glaciers. The many stunning waterfalls are mainly generated by melting glaciers and are all freezing cold.

    Yellowstone's beauty is thanks to the wide variety of geologic activities and formations like geysers, hot sp



  • Confessions of my Traveling Mindset

    Posted by  Brooke Tower on Thursday, September 11, 2014

    As we get further into this traveling adventure, I find that different places and opportunities bring out different things in me. I think people (including me) return from vacation needing a vacation or just rest because they have done or seen so much in a short amount of time. I think there is an inherent "now-or-never" mentality of being in new places short-term. I think there is also more awe and curiosity. Because I often don't know where anything is, it is easier for me to have the humble m



  • Chapter 5, Sioux Falls, SD

    Posted by  Brooke Tower on Thursday, August 21, 2014

    July 5-6, 2014

    When we had originally planned our trip, we had planned to be in Sioux Falls for a week, but when the company Disney cruise date was changed from June to July, we decided to just spend one night boondocking (just parked, not hooked up to water or electricity) there instead. When we realized it was going to be so hot, we called Tower Campground to see if they had any availability that night. It was the first time when I was asked to spell my last name, that I could say, "Tower, as i