Charles was Driving Ms. Astrid, the NavigatorBy: - Aug 28th, 2010
After 6500 miles and 33 days, we returned home ! We had traveled through more than ten states, visited many museums and other cultural sites. We saw America's natural wonders, spent lovely days with old friends and met many interesting people along the way. Please follow us through our journey via photos and entries in my diary.
In Depth Collection of Denver Art MuseumBy: - May 31st, 2010
Many American museums display examples of the black ware pottery created by Maria Martinez and painted by her husband Julian. The Denver Art Museum has an in depth collection of these unique pieces in a variety of shapes and decorative styles. It is one of the highlights of their stunning presentation of the Art of the Americas.
Deep Below New MexicoBy: - May 27th, 2010
.The Carlsbad Caverns in New Mexico were recommended to us as a destination on our second â€œSee Americaâ€ tour. We drove 3000 miles to have the experience. They are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Remarkable Landmark and HeritageBy: - Jun 06th, 2008
Because of the ground water issues the burials in New Orleans are above ground in vaults. A tour of the Lafayette Cemetery in the Garden District reveals interesting evidence of the ethnic diversity of the Crescent City.
Poems in German and EnglishBy: - Sep 24th, 2006
Spectacular late summer sun flowers inspired the poems in German and English by Astrid Hiemer.