You look, but you don't see.

Category: Around the World

Around the World Photo Travel

Featured Photo: Yosemite

September 26, 2017

Yosemite National Park, part of the California Sierra Nevada mountains, is a designated World Heritage Site, meaning that it is protected by international treaties due to its educational, scientific, cultural and historical significance. Abraham Lincoln signed the Yosemite Grant in 1864, which established a …

Fog and trees surround quiet houses in Alaska.

Around the World Photo Travel

Alaska, Alaska.

September 24, 2017

Alaska’s name is based on the Eskimo word “Alakshak” meaning Great Lands or Peninsula. Russian whalers and fur traders established the first settlement in Alaska on Kodiac Island in 1784. Russia is only 50 miles from Alaska. In 1867, U.S. Secretary of State, William …