Alaska is big. It is the largest state in the US, home to 17 of the county’s 20 tallest peaks, and claims the largest national forest in the nation. A lot of people come to Alaska to see big things: tremendous glaciers, towering mountains, winding fjords, intimidating brown bears, tall trees, cascading waterfalls. We spend … More Looking Down
Greenland may not be on the must-see list for many people, but for those of us who are captivated by high latitudes, Greenland is a dream destination. Northern Lights, midnight sun, hot springs, glaciers and icebergs, jagged mountains, incredible terrain, amazing whale watching, polar bears, narwhals, bowhead whales, and more! The people have a rich heritage of kayaking, … More Wanderlust List: Greenland
Even when I’m out on the road, I’m always dreaming of new destinations. I am constantly searching for tips from fellow travelers or getting inspiration from books, movies, and the internet on new places and new adventures to add to my ever-expanding list. I keep track of a lot of these on this Pinterest board, which … More Wanderlust List: Iceland
All photos (c) Sarah Schwimmer. Taken in Wyoming and Idaho in 2010.
All photos (C) Sarah Schwimmer. Taken on a road trip through West Virginia in 2011.