Road Schooled

Lessons from the Road to Somewhere

Speed Road Trip Across America with My Feet

When people ask me if I have any regrets about my travels I don’t really have any.  Sure there are things I would have done differently knowing what I know now, but I don’t have regrets.  The closest thing I have to a regret is that I wish I would have taken more pictures of […]

Where’s the Mountain?

Today when I was driving I looked to the southeast and momentarily thought to myself – “Where’s the mountain?” And then I realized that I’m in California not Washington so I should stop trying to locate Mount Rainier on the horizon.  It has been a little over a week since I left Seattle for the […]

Show & Tell: Sunrise at the Golden Gate Bridge

I left my heart in San Francisco. Location:  Golden Gate Bridge – San Francisco, CA

3 Free Campgrounds Near National Parks

Visiting the most beautiful places on the planet doesn’t have to be expensive if you don’t mind forgoing a few luxuries.  If you are traveling on the cheap and looking for a free place to stay, check out these 3 free campgrounds. Padre Island National Seashore Padre Island National Seashore has 70 miles of beach […]

Show & Tell: The Winding Road of Road Schooled

The winding road in the header photo of Road Schooled was taken at Joshua Tree National Park. Location:  Joshua Tree National Park – Twentynine Palms, CA

Show & Tell: At the Edge of a Waterfall

I hiked up this waterfall and looked down the edge of the falls despite being afraid of heights.  It was totally worth it. Location:  Vernal Fall at Yosemite National Park, CA