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Overlook on the way to the top after a short walk (about 1/4 mile).

View from the top.

In the spirit of my travel moments contest going on this month and in the spirit of getting back into exploring my Italy study abroad trip stories again ...

In all honesty I'd never considered traveling to China but I was given the opportunity and decided to jump on it. I loved visiting and would go back in a ...

2018 in Review · Continue reading. Hot Air Balloon. New Mexico Travel Tales

Alaska: Denali National Park and Preserve – Part I: July 2017 – McGee Travel Tales

Once we were off the Cascade Falls trails Keltin and I decided to make our way to Estes Park by way of Trail Ridge Road. The Highway to the Sky is 48 ...

... driving back along Trail Ridge Road we stopped at the Tundra Communities Trailhead. This trail is half a mile from trailhead to end one way.

Originally posted on McGee Travel Tales: Its a new year and we are going to start 2019 off right and that means its contest time! I've been thinking about ...

My favorite hike and the longest one that we went on was the Ute Trail. The trailhead started at Milner Pass and ended at the Alpine Visitors Center.

Sunflowers and mountains. Kansas New Mexico Travel Tales

Moss Lake Sunset

Hiking trail on Sandia Crest

How I learned to spot bald eagles and about the carving of glacier fjords. Click to read more.

New Mexico: Balloon Fiesta Mass Ascension. By Laci in New Mexico, Travel Tales ...

Sign at the trail head to the view above. There were restrooms at this stop.

In all honesty I'd never considered traveling to China but I was given the opportunity and decided to jump on it. I loved visiting and would…

Finally catching up a bit after having been on vacation. We spent a couple days in Canyon, Texas before heading to Albuquerque for the balloon fiesta.

I realized as I was writing my 2018 year in review post that I had not written about the Santa Fe Brewing Company. For this oversight I'm blaming my busy ...

Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta: Balloon Flight – McGee Travel Tales

My experience in College Fjord in awe of tide water glaciers. Click in to read more!

A morning trip out to Two Buttes is the last side trip that we took from Kansas. Two Buttes is weird because if you Google it you will get the name of ...

My first view of a glacier – The Mendenhall. Click to read more!

I realize that it has been a while since I've posted about my study abroad trip but I felt that it was more important to post the most recent adventures ...

I play co-ed softball and the other night I was so distracted by the sunset that I was barley paying attention to the game. I don't much action in right ...

My adventure in the beautiful Glacier Bay National Park. Click to read more!

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The last day of our China trip dawned. We had been in the country for 13 days. I wasn't ready to leave, I don't think anyone was.

I went to college in the Texas panhandle. The Amarillo area has a bit of interesting art work around it. I find these pieces of art to be intriguing and ...

I bought myself a GoPro and I'm teaching myself to video edit! Here is a throwback to my first edited video.

First Monday Trade Days

I hope you enjoyed this exploration of Capulin Volcano. If you don't have a chance to get there yourself, check out my video below:

Weekend Wanderings: Dallas Summer Musicals: Lion King – McGee Travel Tales

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Merry Christmas everyone! If you do not celebrate Christmas, then Happy Holidays. No matter your winter celebration I hope that this time of year is bright ...

Terrain Race Start

If you have visited I'd love to know your thoughts on this brewery and if you haven't I'd love to know about your favorite beers.

This post is dedicate to victims of the recent natural disasters and the festival shooting. Click to see links about ways to help.

... on our trip down the Yangtze was along a tributary. We traveled in little wooden boats with yellow roofs. The windows were on a track and were easy to ...

New Mexico: Capulin Volcano National Monument

We got to explore some really neat places within a couple hours drive and I got the chance to explore the town of Johnson itself ...

Study Abroad: Museo Galileo: Summer 2012. By Laci in Travel Tales ...

Paperback Perils: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe – McGee Travel Tales

Weekend Wanderings: The Dallas Arboretum: 12 Days of Christmas: Blogmas – McGee Travel Tales

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Title: Our Dark DuetAuthor: Victoria SchwabPublication Date: 2017Publishing House: Greenwillow Books Some back story on my reading of this book.

Weekend Wanderings: Succulent Adventures: Part I: Seeding – McGee Travel Tales

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Our first afternoon in China was busier than our first morning if you can believe it. From The Great Wall we headed to a jade shop and restaurant.

You are probably thinking, pencils? Really? Yes, pencils because there are some neat ones out there. I don't use them nearly as much as my boyfriend, ...

The first full day we were in Italy was a whirlwind. We were going all day. Honestly I feel like I didn't stop moving from the first morning to the last day ...

I love musicals and the 2018-2019 Dallas Summer Musical season is scheduled for some fantastic titles. The first of which is Phantom of the Opera.

If you are traveling through Kansas and go through Dodge City make sure to stop in and check out the Boot Hill Museum. Yes, it can be a little touristy but ...

Meyeson Symphony Center

St. Patrick's Day was not wild and crazy for my boyfriend and me but there was good beer. We headed to Denton and enjoyed a beer on the square. The is a new ...

Study Abroad: Florence: Bargello Museum: Summer 2012 – McGee Travel Tales

I have been asked recently about the type of camera I use for the pictures on this blog. There are two answers. First is my iPhone, it is easy and is almost ...

I currently do not own an ice cream maker but I still wanted to make some, so no churn it is. This recipe is fairly simple and tastes pretty good too.