Category Archives: geography


Photoproject #11: Lost Places [#2]

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I’ve already made a contribution [the ruin of out old barn in Karnes City] to Manni’s [of Mannis Fotobude] photoproject “Lost Places” here on this blog, but I found some other – quite different – pictures in my archives which … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Through Oak Creek Canyon and Via Route 66 to Las Vegas

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So this was the last day of our booked tour, the day to leave Sedona, and continue our own plans and drive to Las Vegas, on Arizona State Route 89A through Oak Creek Canyon [a gorgeously scenic route] to Flagstaff, … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: A Day Off

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This day was free of any tour programme, and while still at home we had planned to use that day to drive to the Grand Canyon again, on the one hand to be able to see more without being rushed, … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Verde Canyon Railroad

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From Jerome, it was off to the Clarkdale depot of the Verde Canyon Railroad, just about 6 miles away, for another train ride included in our tour. At the depot, we had enough time to snoop around in the gift … Continue reading


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


Southwest 2019: Montezuma’s Castle

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This day, like the previous one, was quite well filled with our touristic programme. We were supposed to see “Montezuma’s Castle“, the historic town of Jerome, and have another railway trip, this time on the Verde Canyon Railroad. Luckily, the … 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


Southwest 2019: Grand Canyon [Just Pictures]

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As I said in my previous post, here are more pictures of our trip to the Grand Canyon. Let’s start with the depot of the Grand Canyon Railway in Williams: Südwesten: Grand Canyon 2019 [nur Bilder] Wie ich im vergangenen … Continue reading


Southwest 2019: Our Day at the Grand Canyon

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This day, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, had a long day in store for us, a trip to the Grand Canyon, and therefore a very early rise. We were to leave our hotel at 7AM, which, in turn, meant that got … 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