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Alaska-Trip – Day 8 [Train Ride Denali to Anchorage, Part 3: Through a Gorgeous Landscape]

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Why speechify when one can enjoy such a fantastic landscape? Therefore just pictures and a video of this train ride: Alaska-Trip – Tag 8 [Zugfahrt Denali – Anchorage, Teil 3: Durch eine großartige Landschaft] Warum viele Worte machen, wenn man … Continue reading

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Alaska Train Ride – Appetizer #1

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As it may be some time before I can publish my posts [there certainly will be more than one] about our train ride on the “Denali Star” back from the Denali Train Depot to Anchorage, here’s an appetizer: Alaska Zugfahrt … Continue reading

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Alaska Trip – Day 5 [Denali National Park #2: The Beauty of Denali – Just Pictures]

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Klick on any one of the pictures [twice] to be able to see them in full resolution. And now, let the pictures speak for themselves: Alaska Trip – Tag 5 [Denali Nationalpark #2: Die Schönheit von Denali – nur Bilder] … Continue reading

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Alaska Trip – Day 5 [Denali NP #1: Bus Tour]

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Here it’s mostly text describing our bus tour, with some illustrative pictures. Nearly all the pictures of the gorgeous landscape will be shown in a separate post – without any text so as not to distract from the beauty of … Continue reading

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Alaska Trip – Days Four to Eight [Views from and of the Cabin]

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As already announced, I’ll now post a few pictures of our accommodations [outside and inside] and of the views from our porch, with a few explanatory notes. As usual, if you click on the pictures, you’ll be able to see … Continue reading

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Appetizers

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Now that I’m back from our trip to the Southwest and ready to post again, here are two appetizers for what is to come. First, though, I need to finish my reports about our trip to Alaska, especially with pictures … Continue reading

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Alaska Trip – Day Four [Travelling by Coach from Anchorage to the Denali National Park]

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Not “Way up North, off to Alaska” as the song from the movie “North to Alaska” with John Wayne and Stewart Granger goes, but “Way up North, off to Denali” it was. Alaska Trip – Tag 4 [Fahrt mit dem … Continue reading

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Palo Duro Mornings

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We had some glorious mornings at Palo Duro. Here’s a time-lapse video of the sun rising: Morgenstimmungen am Palo Duro Canyon Wir hatten zwei wundervolle frühe Morgenstimmungen am Canyon. Hier zunächst einmal ein Zeitraffer-Video vom Sonnenaufgang: And here’s the canyon … Continue reading

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Palo Duro Canyon – Background Information

After having mainly shown pictures so far, here’s now some background information about Palo Duro Canyon: Palo Duro Canyon – Hintergrundinformation Nachdem ich bisher im Wesentlichen Bilder gezeigt habe, kommt hier nun etwas Hintergrundinformation über Palo Duro Canyon: At roughly … Continue reading

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Hiking in Palo Duro Canyon State Park

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I’m combining two days here. On our first day we did the Rojo Grande Trail, and on our second the Kiowa Trail. Mary had chosen these two trails from the map and description we had been given at the park’s … Continue reading