History Hiker

I have always enjoyed visiting the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C.  I have visited the memorial on several occasions and it never gets old.  I am always impressed and...

What better way to spend your July 4th weekend than by taking pictures of the military memorials scattered throughout Washington, D.C.  This weekend I got off my rear and put my...

Florence, Italy has many historical sites but the most fascinating to me is the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge).  I first visited Florence in 1998 during a study abroad and I remember...

A large but little known monument in Arlington, Virginia is the The Netherlands Carillon.  It’s situated near the Iwo Jima Memorial and Arlington Cemetery.  The Carillon is a gift from the...

Many people visit the Iwo Jima Memorial in Arlington, Virginia and are impressed with the sacrifice these men made during World War II.  Tourist bus in, take snap shots, and then...