Norris Geyser Basin is the hottest hydrothermal area in Yellowstone National Park. It features a large number of impressive geysers, hot springs, mud pots and fumaroles like no other area in the park. The world's tallest geyser, Steamboat Geyser, is in Norris Geyser Basin. Unlike most other geyser areas, the water in Norris is very acidic and the smell from fumes emitted can be quiet strong.
Black Sand Basin is one of Yellowstone National Parks small geothermal areas with colorful pools, hot springs and geysers. The name "Black Sand" comes from fragments of black Obsidian found across the basin. Obsidian is a natural form of volcanic glass which formed when lava cools rapidly.
An important and fun aspect of traveling is trying out new cuisines and delicious foods. Hawaii has amazing choices. It is one those places where the food is served from farm to table, freshly harvested fruits and veg, freshly caught seafood everyday, cooked up into absolute deliciousness.
Glacier Point is a viewpoint in California's gorgeous Yosemite National Park. It is located on the south wall of Yosemite Valley at an elevation of 7,214 ft. Millions of visitors every year are captivated by the commanding views this viewpoint has to offer.
If you are planning a trip to Maui for the first time but not sure what to see there, don't stress, let us help you out. Maui is home to some unique beaches, tropical rainforests, valleys and waterfalls, and it might seem like an overwhelming number of things to do. We have narrowed down some of the best spots on the island and how to tour them, to help you plan your trip efficiently.
17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach, California, is one of the most scenic drives in the world. A 2-lane road winds its way along the rocky Pacific Coast through cypress tress, offers stunning views of the Pacific, rocky beaches, marine animals and birds, exclusive mansions, and more. It is most definitely one of the best things to do on a trip to Monterey Peninsula.
On this Labour day weekend we set out on yet another road-trip, to Central California. California's Pacific Coast is one of the best scenic routes in the country and there is so much to see in this lifetime. Our trip to the central coast has been a very memorable one, we did many firsts, had thrilling fun and saw beautiful places.
If there is anything we love more than the beaches in Maui, it is the food. Maui is blessed with an impressive range of cuisines and flavors brought in by people who migrated to the Hawaiian Islands. Nothing beats the fresh local ingredients that are abundant on the island, like fresh caught fish, tropical fruits and vegetables.
Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area in Oceano, is the only California state park to allow Off-highway vehicles (OHV's) to drive on the beach. It is also the only stretch of coastline in Central California where cars are allowed on the beach. Five and a half miles of beach open for driving cars (all-wheels), a large area of sand dunes open for OHV's, legal beach camping and other recreational activities.
Yosemite Falls, dropping 2425 ft, is the tallest waterfall in North America and the fifth tallest waterfall in the world. The water falls in three sections, Upper falls, Middle cascades and Lower falls. Lower Yosemite Falls, the shortest section at 320 foot tall, is one of the most visited attractions in Yosemite National Park.