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Augusta, Missouri (June 3-5, 2016).
College reunion in Humboldt County (April 11-15, 2016).
Celebration of Groundhog Day in California (January 29-February 6, 2016).
All around fun in Nevada (October 4-12, 2015).
Fun places on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, including the Gulf Islands National Seashore and Ocean Springs (October 20-25, 2013).
A journey to Steamboat Land: Cincinnati, Jeffersonville, and Chattanooga (June 2014).
Delta Queen Steamboat
Photos and video clips of this historic paddlewheel steamboat; shore stops in Tuscaloosa, Demopolis, and Decatur, Alabama; and Columbus, Mississippi (October 2007).
Delta King Hotel
Old Town Sacramento (April 2007).
Kinetic Grand Championship, formerly known as the Kinetic Sculpture Race, and other scenes from Humboldt County (2010).
Hassler family vacation (May 2012).
Cool Pools of Hawaii
Find hotels in Kauai and Maui where you can bathe in a salt water pool or swim with eagle rays (2002).
Bok Sanctuary carillon and garden, Leu Gardens, Orlando, Rollins College, Winter Park, Melbourne, and St. Augustine, including the lighthouse (2003).
Denver Botanical Gardens
Living Bronze sculpture by Robert Wick (June 2006).
Downtown Houston and Austin (2008).
Mark Twain House
Hartford, Connecticut (April 2007).
West Cornwall, Connecticut
Trinity Conference Center (April 2007).
Summer of 2007: Central Oregon, Oregon Coast, and Eugene Reggae Festival.
Cultic Studies conference in Stockholm, June 2015.
Meet in Iceland
Everything you need to know to bring your group to Iceland (September 2014 & June 2015).
Photos from Rotorua and Wellington (November 2011).
World Heritage City and 2008 European Capital of Culture (2007).
Santiago, Vina del Mar, Valparasio, and Zapallar (2006).
Munich, Nuremberg, and a tour of Saxony: Dresden, Leipzig, and Torgau (2010).
St. Moritz, Zurich, and Basel (2004).
Guadalajara, a healing sweat lodge ceremony, Chapala Riviera, and the Jose Cuervo property (2009).
The Hindu holy lands, from three trips, 1980, 1982, and 1989.
Lake Pontchartrain, Honey Island Swamp, and Abita Springs (October 25-28, 2013).
Regional conference of the International Cultic Studies Association, November 3, 2013. On the Historic Santa Fe Trail and original Route 66.
Kingman to Flagstaff in a Hurry—tracing Historic Route 66, August 12-13, 2012.
Downtown Indianapolis, Columbus modern architecture tour, Traders Point Creamery, and West Baden Springs & French Lick Resorts (September 2012).
4th of July 2010.
Manitou Springs Cliff Dwellings (June 2006).
Views of Arches National Park and Hole n' the Rock (June 2006).
1951 Car Trip to Mexico
My parents traveled in Mexico for nearly a month in 1951. Photos and travel diary posted to this site March 2013.
Historic Phoenix Homes|
A sight-seeing tour of the historic districts of Downtown Phoenix (2006).
Historic Tempe Homes
Historic homes from the mid-twentieth century, just west of the ASU campus, and ten miles east of Downtown Phoenix (2006).
Phoenix Mystery Castle
An eccentric and lovable kitsch collection in a unique historic home (May 25, 2008).
The Farm at South Mountain
Stop here after the Phoenix Mystery Castle (May 25, 2008).
The Lakes of Tempe
This lake community was "in the middle of nowhere" when they broke ground in 1971. Now it is considered the Beverly Hills of Tempe.
Mesa Community College
The college where I work in the Phoenix East Valley (2010).
Mansions of Camelback Mountain
Modern homes in Phoenix, set on one-acre natural desert lots (2006).
Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix
Take the Light Rail to the Orpheum Theatre to see the Sexy Liberal Show!
The Old Desert Homestead
Our family home in Arizona (2005).
Los Feliz Cottages
Storybook French Normandy cottages, also known as the Snow White Cottages or Disney Cottages (2001).
A famous street in Los Feliz, California (2001).
Silver Lake Reservoir
Silver Lake houses, Los Angeles (1998).
The stick and glass house in Sherman Oaks, California, where I grew up (2010).
Los Angeles, including 6900 Santa Monica Boulevard, on Historic Route 66, and Riverside County (April 2011).
A non-gamblers' guide to the gambling capital of the world (2005).
Marches in Hollywood, Downtown Los Angeles, and Phoenix (2003 to 2011).