• Travel to Mobile, Alabama - Episode 409
    Travel to Mobile, Alabama - Episode 409
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    Travel to Montana - Episode 407
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    Travel to New Jersey - Episode 398
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    Travel to Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Episode 391
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    Travel to the Navajo Nation (Arizona) - Episode 383
 
Cheesesteak Battleground – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Cheesesteak Battleground – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Philadelphia is the home of the cheesesteak and in South Philly and at the corner of Passyunk and South 9th street is a key cheesesteak battle between Geno’s and Pat’s. I like …
Gloria Dei – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Gloria Dei – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the oldest surviving church in Pennsylvania. It is an affiliated area of the National Park Service under the administration of Independence National Historical Park.
Old Pennsylvania Coal Mines: Dangerous History On The Tourism Map

Old Pennsylvania Coal Mines: Dangerous History On The Tourism Map

In Southwestern Pennsylvania, coal is king. A massive part of the area’s cultural heritage, coal mines became the epicenters of towns that sprang up throughout the neighboring mountains. Several mines, many of …
Independence Hall – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Independence Hall – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

In honor of the July 4th holiday (or George III appreciate day as they call it in England) today’s photo is the chamber in Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where the Continental …
George Washington Statue – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

George Washington Statue – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

This George Washington Statue is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I wonder what the first president would think if he could see this Viriginia farmer wearing a toga.
Blacksmiths – Bethelehem, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Blacksmiths – Bethelehem, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

These blacksmiths are plying their trade in the History Park in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. This area historically housed not only blacksmiths but nail smiths and other smiths as well. As we were told …
Water Wheel – Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Water Wheel – Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Yesterday I showed a picture of the Bethlehem History Park in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. This water wheel is also from that park and is one of the earliest if not the earliest public …
History Park – Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

History Park – Bethlehem, Pennsylvania – Daily Photo

Bethlehem Pennsylvania was founded in 1741 as a community by Moravnians which are a Protestant movement from Bohemia that started with John Hus. Bethlehem was an industrious but closed community and this …
Fallingwater – Mill Run, Pennsylvania

Fallingwater – Mill Run, Pennsylvania

I’ve recently begun a hobby in photography that has, at times, guided my travels. Often I choose a location based on the photographic possibilities there. My recent trip to Fallingwater in Mill …
Travel to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – Episode 259

Travel to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – Episode 259

The Amateur Traveler talks to Chris Bogdon who talks to us about his hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This former steel capital has undergone a renaissance since its steel business went away and …