Posts Categorized: Cities

  • Cities, National Parks

    The Perfect Week in Oregon

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    Leaving the redwoods and the coastal fog of California behind, we headed north into the great state of Oregon. One of the most geographically diverse states in the country, Oregon boasts Pacific coastline, volcanoes, large lakes, dense forests, and high deserts as well as some great cities. Any visitor will find it easy to fill… Read more »

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    8 Unique San Francisco Experiences

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    After the John Muir Trail, we spent a day kayaking in Mammoth and that night literally chasing a bear off the hood of my car! Here’s the picture to prove it: Then we headed over to the great City by the Bay. We spent four days running up and down the steep hills of San… Read more »

  • Cities, Road Trips

    The California Coast

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    From San Diego to Los Angeles to Big Sur, the California Coast is a magical place. We visited friends in the two big cities of Southern California before roadtripping up the Pacific Coast Highway.

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    Viva Las Vegas

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    It was a bit of a Geiger reunion in Sin City. My Grandma and Aunt Lisa flew in via Milwaukee while my Uncle Steve drove down from St. George, Utah. Not wanting to miss the action, I decided to drive up and join them… who can say no to Vegas!

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    Getting Wild In San Diego

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    San Diego: the birthplace of California and currently the state’s second largest city. Only a 5 hour drive from Phoenix, it was time for me to visit “America’s Finest City”. TUBS and I packed up the Dew Mobile and made the drive out after work for a little getaway.

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    Hollerin’ & Swallerin’ in Music City

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    After a long week of backbreaking work putting in a motocross trail out in Fort Dodge, IA, I was in much need of a week long break. It just so happened that this same week my parents were on vacation in Nashville, so we decided it would be fun to have another family vacation together.

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    Sin City

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    Last week I traveled to Sin City for the first time. I didn’t have a lot of money to spend, which was definitely limiting in a place like Vegas, but I still had a great time. I was with 3 Singaporeans I have become good friends with here in the Canyon. Their flight left out of Vegas and I was happy to oblige as their chauffeur.

  • Cities, Road Trips

    A Capitol Adventure

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    So the idea that I dreamed up last winter was finally coming true… I was going to D.C. The plan wasn’t going to be exact (Stephen bailed last second and Ernie couldn’t go either), but it was happening nonetheless. Instead, it would be Cody and TUBS accompanying me on a journey to pick up my roommate Kenn and bringing him back to Dubuque for the Fall semester.