Category Archives: cities


Southwest 2019: Jerome

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As already written in the previous post, after a rather short stay at Montezumas Castle, we were driven to the town of Jerome, or another quite short stay. The journey was short, just 27 miles [44 kilometers]. It was a … Continue reading


Aspects of American Architecture

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In March Manni. he of the “Mannis Fotobude” blog, started a photoproject “architecture” and asked for contributions. I have already done so in my “Bilderbuch Blog“, under the heading “Architecture through the Ages“, but as I have many more pictures … Continue reading


Photoproject #9: Nighttime Photography

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On his blog “Mannis Fotobude” Manni has again called for participation in another, the ninth, photoproject of his. This time the subject is “Nighttime Phtography”. Here’s my first contribution, with pictures from the Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque in 2018. Actually, … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Sedona – Just Red Rocks

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After we’ve seen by now some of the famous red rocks of Sedona in different contexts, here now a collection of pictures absolutely without words: just red rocks only. Lets start with a panorama: Südwesten 2019: Sedona – Ganz einfach … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Our First Day in Sedona – Jeep and Trolley Tour

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The tour programme for that day was a jeep tour [Pink Jeep Tours] up the Mogollon rim and a trolley tour around Sedona. Even if I do have quite a good recollection of it, I’d like to copy Mary’s diary … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Sedona – Views of and from the Hotel

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Before I go on with my narrative about our trip itself, here are some more pictures – without many words – of the beautiful vistas from the hotel and a few of the hotel itself: Südwesten 2019: Sedona –  Ausblicke … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Getting There [Albuquerque – Walnut Creek Canyon – Sedona]

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That day, our 4th day of travelling, the plan was to drive from Albuquerque to Sedona, where we would be staying for 5 days. At 351 miles it wasn’t too long a way according to our standards, but still we … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Bicycling in Albuquerque

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As I’ve written before, this day was planned for bicycling. And this time, contrary to what happened during out previous stay in Albuquerque [I reported that we were there for the Balloon Fiesta], this time my bicycle ride actually came … Continue reading


Southwest 2029: Getting There [Clovis – Albuquerque: I-40]

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On the next day our way took us from Clovis to Santa Rosa, and then on I-40 to Albuquerque, a distance of “only” 225 miles, and some really easy and relaxing miles on I-40 at that. While it was a … Continue reading


Throwback Tursday

This post was first published in my blog “Pit’s Musings and Ramblings from a Big Country: Mein persönliches Blog mit ‘Updates aus Texas‘” on Thursday, February 18, 2010. Donnerstägliche Retrospektive Diesen Artikel habe ich ursprünglich in meinem Blog “Pit’s Musings … Continue reading