This August Ryan and I set off on a 4500-mile road trip around the American West that we affectionately called “Epic American Road Trip”. Along the way we traversed nine states and visited six national parks over the course of 10 days. I’d like to share our adventure here. The links to each day of our trip are below: [In Progress] Days 0 & 1: Home … Continue reading Epic American Road Trip
It was a long time ago now that I traveled to Mesa, Arizona with my sister and my dad to visit our grandparents, but I still remember it as a great trip in which we did a lot of fun stuff and got to really explore the area! Below are seven ideas for fun things you can do on your trip to Mesa! 1. Tonto … Continue reading 7 Fun Things to Do Near Mesa, Arizona
I went to Washington, D.C. in June 2009 with two of my best friends from high school. We were all about 16 at the time and very excited to be taking this trip across the country on our own! We managed to navigate the Chicago O’Hare airport by ourselves and arrive in D.C., where we were met by the Close Up Program Coordinators. The Close … Continue reading Washington, D.C.