The Union Passenger Station in Tacoma, Washington, is a massive Beaux-Arts railway station built in 1911. Designed by Reed and Stem, Union Station sports a giant copper dome and an expansive interior rotunda. Like many train stations around the U.S., Union Station fell into obscurity and disrepair after the last passenger train rolled out in […]
Today is a long driving day to set up our approach to Glacier National Park. Eastern Washington and Montana are large expanses of this continent, separated by a skinny slice of Idaho.
Our trip into the Cascades is punctuated by road repair, RVs and diesel trucks, and punctuated by clear cuts. Ick.
Up in the morning, Beverly Beach State Park is quiet in the way that a nervous stomach is quiet. It is definitely time to hit the road.
I wasn’t traveling with my pano gear when we decided to make a whirlwind trip to Seattle to see some baseball. But baseball games take up a small part of one’s day, and there was plenty of Seattle to see in between. It was a beautiful summer weekend, and as we rode the monorail across […]