Joshua Tree National Park, California, USA

Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree National Park is where two worlds collide. The park is sprawling- nearly 800,000 acres, and the landscape is diverse. Depending on the season, you can expect strong winds, sudden bursts of rain, and climatic extremes. We visited in March ’17, after an unexpectedly heavy and long rainy spring. So the desert was in BLOOM. It was perfect weather. Two desert […]

Albi, Midi-Pyrénées, FRANCE

Our trip to Albi was during a Sunday afternoon in January. Albi has a vibrant red palette, due to the brick used to construct the entirety of the historic city center. Albi has conserved its rich architectural heritage, which encapsulates each brilliant period of its history- dating back to the Roman conquest of Gaul (51 BC). Winding through the city’s small […]