United States
epub |eng | 2012-04-03 | Author:William Least Heat-Moon [LEAST HEAT-MOON, WILLIAM]

2 MOUNT Mazama may be the greatest nonexistent fourteen-thousand-foot volcano in the country. Actually, it isn’t entirely nonexistent: only the top half is. From the upper end of the Klamath ...
( Category: Travel Writing December 20,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-01 | Author:Not for Tourists

San Francisco Marina & Marina Green Overview Until 1912, the Marina Green area was primarily underwater, its shore dominated by sand dunes, fishermen’s hovels, and power plants. After the area ...
( Category: United States December 17,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-03-20 | Author:Wilkie Collins [Collins, Wilkie]

* * * While we were sitting in the counting-house, we had some talk with our good-humoured and intelligent guide, on the subject of miners and mining at Botallack. Some ...
( Category: Europe December 17,2017 )
epub |eng | 2004-07-10 | Author:Mark Twain [Twain, Mark]

345.jpg (145K) My apparatus was simple: a little red paint and a bit of white paper. I painted the ball of the client's thumb, took a print of it on ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers December 17,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:A.A. Gill

12 Philanthropy When Clifford, my grandmother’s brother, returned, legless, to America it was as a war hero: if not exactly dashing, then charming, an elegant catch. He married Harriet Pearson, ...
( Category: United States December 16,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-09 | Author:Jacob White

And that was enough. It was pamphlet fodder for some historical society like those that littered the hill counties across northern Pennsylvania. But this neighborhood—it wasn’t thirty years old! I ...
( Category: United States December 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-07-31 | Author:Joan Didion

It was said that Monsignor Walsh . . . had practically unlimited authority to issue visa waivers to children in order to “save them from communism.” This episode in our ...
( Category: Americas December 9,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-01 | Author:Not for Tourists

Sports • Swimming General Information City of Boston Swimming: www.cityofboston.gov/bcyf/facilities.asp Department of Conservation Resources: www.mass.gov/eea/state-parks-beaches/pools-beaches-boating MIT Zesiger Center: mitrecsports.com/index.php/aquatics YMCA of Greater Boston: www.ymcaboston.org New England Masters Swimming: www.swimnem.org Overview ...
( Category: United States December 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-08 | Author:Laurie Roddy

NEARBY ACTIVITIES The Spring Creek Greenway, which runs from Burroughs Park to Jesse H. Jones Park, is part of the Sam Houston Trail & Wilderness Preserve. It will eventually connect ...
( Category: United States December 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-16 | Author:Brian Murphy

34. Maize and Blues The eruption was more than just noise. It was a cathartic roar unlike anything the Gophers had generated at the Metrodome, an eardrum-aching, decibel-spiking din typical ...
( Category: Americas December 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-01-29 | Author:Insight Guides

Orange County Orange County adjoins Los Angeles County to the south, but it has developed an altogether different identity. In fact, some Angelenos refer to the county as being ‘behind ...
( Category: United States December 5,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Terry Tempest Williams

DAY NINE—PURPLE NOTEBOOK Purple prickly pear mountain range after range grackle sheen rock roots of trees berry cries of curve billed thrashers mockingbirds mimicking bluebonnets in wind dinosaur plum footprints ...
( Category: Essays & Correspondence December 5,2017 )
epub |eng | 2005-12-05 | Author:Migael M. Scherer

The Point Hudson Marina has guest moorage and is close to Port Townsend’s historic district. GETTING ASHORE. Many of the street ends in front of the town are public. A ...
( Category: Water Sports December 5,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Julie Kamysz Lane [Lane, Julie Kamysz]

Gautreau’s UPTOWN FRENCHThe flickering candlelight, Parisian-style trompe l’oeil on the walls, and tin ceiling set a romantic mood in this brilliantly converted neighborhood drugstore. (You can still see the original ...
( Category: United States December 4,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-04 | Author:Jonanna Widner

DALLAS STARS American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Ave., 214/467-8277, www.stars.nhl.com COST: Varies annually. 1 Sun-drenched Dallas may not be the most hockey-centric locale, but Dallasites certainly have adopted their Stars, ...
( Category: United States December 4,2017 )