Monsoon season in Arizona: prickly pear

The Monsoon season in Arizona is a blessing after the almost painful dryness of the winter, when everybody and everything was desperately in need of a little water. In Arizona there was a little rain in June this year, but it didn’t last. The olive green of the desert is nice anyway – I always …

Desert poppies art print by Tatiana Travelways

Desert Poppies Beautiful delicate white desert poppies in the Death Valley National Park, California, at springtime This picture is available as art print for wall and home decor. Click on it to see more options on print types, sizes and prices  

Liberace Exhibit, Las Vegas

Liberace Exhibit The Liberace Exhibit at Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas (2014) was a great idea and popular event. The display was titled “Too Much of a Good Thing Is Wonderful: Liberace and the Art of Costume” and went much further than simply showing off the costumes.   His car, a piano, and some incredible …

Las Vegas Strip

Las Vegas Strip is a tour around the World Las Vegas Strip: 7 World Wonders in One Place Starting with the famous Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign the Strip is a place of contrasts and surprises Some think that the “Sin City” is nothing but a collection of kitsch, and in some respects it …

slotzilla las vegas

What’s so cool about flying Slozilla Zip Line? Have you ever flown from inside a slot machine? If you haven’t, now you can do it, and not just anywhere, but above the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas! The 12 story zip-line tower is a feature that epitomizes Vegas and all that it has to offer. …

Bellagio fountains show

The dancing fountains on Las Vegas Strip is a free show not to be missed at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas The dancing fountains show in front of Bellagio hotel on Las Vegas Strip is literally breathtaking. The exploding water from the Bellagio Lake looks exactly like a dance, synchronized to music. It’s a totally free show …

Desert Bighorn Sheep in the Valley of Fire

Desert Bighorn Sheep in the Valley of Fire, Nevada, trying to escape the tourist invasion… It’s not very uncommon to see the Valley of Fire Desert Bighorn Sheep, but still you need a little luck. – And we had it Yay!!! 🙂 These animals are similar to their relatives that don’t live in the desert. …

Austtin Nevada in the winter

It was in November 2015 when we traveled through Austin Nevada, going South after we spent the summer in Montana. Austin Nevada two days after the snow storm, on Veterans Day 2015 A big snowfall started in the beginning of our trip South and followed us through the high elevations of the Oregon mountains. The layer …