Pelicans – in Iowa?

American Lily

Corn or beef are probably what comes to mind when you think of Iowa, right?  But wildlife?  Not so much.  Well, that was the pleasant surprise I got during our stay in Amana, Iowa.  But allow me to digress for a moment… Our only stay in Iowa was at the town of Amana, to learn about the colony that was settled here by Germans […]

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Beautiful British Columbia

Our first milestone of our Alaskan adventure places us at Dawson Creek, British Columbia, where Mile 0 of the Alaskan Highway begins. We took the classic itinerary to Alaska  via the West Coast route  starting at Vancouver . The drive towards Dawson Creek took us  along amazing sights and  scenic highways known as the Trans-Canada Highway 1  that  links to […]

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