Moving across country

Back in fall my husband got the offer to transfer his job from Maryland to Washington State. We didn’t have to think too long about it and went for it. He grew up in Oregon and went to College in Washington. You could probably say that he is married to the Northwest. While I was […]

Upper Antelope Canyon

To visit a slot canyon has been on my bucket list for over 4 years now. Winter is not supposed to be the best time to visit because the sun does not get up high enough and you won’t be able to see any light beams. Also the weather forecast wasn’t all that promising that […]

Monument Valley

We stayed in Monument Valley over night in The View Hotel. We got there just in time for the sunset (although there is not much sun to see) And then it got dark and I started to do some long exposure photography. You can see a trail of headlights on the dirt road when you […]

Backpacking Trip in Oregon

Ruckel Creek Trail to Wahtum Lake and back on Eagle Creek Trail 26.5 miles in 3.5 days And this was my motivation: But I had to go a long long way to get there. It all started when my husband and I were planning out trip to Oregon. I had seen pictures of this magic […]

Smithonian’s National Zoo – Washington DC

My parents were visiting back in September. Usually you are more active when you have guests, you want to show them around and go to interesting places. So that’s what we did. The sunset pictures were taken on the other side of the Bay Bridge. I have no idea why it took me so long […]