Jumping over the border into , my friend and I visited Devils Tower National Monument today, where we did a walk around the entire perimeter of the monolith. The weather has been overcast since mid-morning, with some low fog in places, so black and white seemed like the best filter for this .

The hotel in , South Dakota, doesn't look like much from the street, but my room does come with a rather bucolic view of hayfields and rolling hills.

The glass isn't particularly clean, so there's quite a bit of glare in the .

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. My beautiful @kathryn took this photo during a day trip we made to Chartres, France, in January 2013. Today seemed like an appropriate day to share it. 🇫🇷

A nighttime view of Place de la Comédie in Montpellier, France. I took this shot in September 2016 while visiting for a language course. 🇫🇷

This Uruguayan flag, located in Punta del Este where the Rio Plata empties into the Atlantic Ocean, marks the southernmost latitude to which I've ever traveled. October 2017. 🇺🇾

Prada Marfa, a sculpture near Valentine, Texas, about an hour's drive from Marfa. Photo taken June 2017, a brief stop during a long drive from Marfa back to my home Phoenix. 🇺🇲

Roosevelt Lake Bridge carries State Route 188 over Roosevelt Lake, just upstream from Roosevelt Dam in Arizona. Photo taken from Inspiration Point Overlook in September 2015.

Severinsbrücke, Cologne, Germany. Photo taken from a Rhine River cruise with some local friends, September 2004. 🇩🇪

The Basilica of the Immaculate Conception stands atop the grotto at Lourdes, France, just before dusk. This was the destination of an unscheduled road trip from Montpellier earlier this year when @kathryn and I learned an American cardinal would be celebrating Mass there. Photo taken in April 2019. 🇫🇷

Old City Hall, a few steps away from the State Capitol in Richmond, Virginia. Photo taken in April 2017. 🇺🇲

A stroll through the Promenade du Peyrou on a spring day in Montpellier, France. Photo taken May 2019. 🇫🇷

Pont du Gard, an ancient Roman aqueduct spanning the Gardon, not far from Nîmes, France. A UNESCO World Heritage Site. Photo taken in January 2015 during a road trip from Montpellier. 🇫🇷

A sunrise hike at Shaw Butte in Phoenix, Arizona, not far from where I live. This photo was taken in February. It's a little too hot for me this time of year, even at dawn. 🇺🇲

Marker at the gravesite of Eva Perón, seen at Recoleta Cemetery in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Photo taken October 2017. 🇦🇷


Leif Erikson statue, a gift from the people of the United States. Reykjavik, Iceland, 2006. 🇮🇸

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