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The stark beauty of traveling the country roads. A recent trip to the Pacific Northwest along the highways from California to Oregon and Vancouver, Washington reminded me of the beauty of this country.
Returning for one final travel post on Portland, Oregon’s The Grotto that I previously touched upon. This incredible place of gardens that is actually more like a well manicured forest. The gardens sit on a plateau way above the entry … Continue reading
The Grotto, the National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother in Portland, Oregon. The grotto, shown above, is built into a basalt cliff at the bottom of 62 acres of elevated land/acreage above it. The bottom land, consisting of this grotto … Continue reading
Two glorious weeks spent in Oregon, part of the Pacific Northwest, left this traveler believing in the exquisite beauty of trees, lakes,waterfalls, and the coast on the Pacific Ocean that are breathtaking. Two weeks of some sunny days, some cloudy … Continue reading