Cowboys, Indians and Hot Water in the Big Horn Basin, Wyoming

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Written by Deryn Van Der Tang (A Runner-up entry in the Off the Beaten Track Writing Competition.) We had seen the popular tourist destination of Yellowstone National Park, so we decided to explore a nearby lesser known area of Wyoming’s …

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Road Trip USA – Shooting the Sights

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In the sixth of a series of articles on travel photography, Senior Travel Expert Photo Editor, John Esser, gives advice on how to get new slants on well known sights, illustrated with pictures from his recent road trip in the South …

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Road Trip USA – The Big Picture: Panoramic Photos

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In the fifth of a series of articles on travel photography, Senior Travel Expert Photo Editor, John Esser, gives advice on how to get great panoramic photos, illustrated with pictures from his recent road trip in the USA. The prospect …

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New York – Winter Short Break

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Maybe February was not the best time to take a short break in New York. Just a few days before I arrived, JFK Airport had been closed because of blizzard conditions, and the weather forecast was suggesting sub-zero temperatures for …

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Road Trip USA: The Final Fling – Route 66 to Las Vegas

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All good things must come to an end, and so it was with our Road Trip USA. After seeing some of the most spectacular scenery that the USA has to offer, plus some surprisingly interesting cities, it was now just …

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Road Trip USA: Monument Valley and The Grand Canyon

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After covering almost 3,000 miles, our Road Trip USA was now heading to the two scenic big ones: Monument Valley and the Grand Canyon. Heading north from Chinle on the 6,000 ft high Arizonan plateau, and then just over the border into …

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