Cape Arago sports arguably one of the most scenic stretches of coast in a state chock full of scenic stretches of coast.
I find cinder cones interesting. When they first erupt, bubbly gas-filled magma is ejected as “cinders” and pile up around the vent, forming a perfect cone. As the eruption wanes, heavier magma, no longer bubbly and gas-filled, leaks and oozes from the base of the cinder cone.
CUSCO, Peru — My legs ached and my lungs burned. Snow and sleet tore at anything uncovered, the wind threatened to tip me and my enormous backpack over and if it hadn’t been for the relentless impulse to keep moving forward, pain and fatigue would surely have stopped me in my tracks.
Summer is peak vacation season and for many travelers, and for those traveling long distances, it often includes a trip through airport security before they board a flight to their destination.
I’ve enjoyed watching the changes to downtown Roseburg, where the streetscape project has added a modern flair to represent our unique area.