Lauritzen Gardens - Omaha, NE USA May 26th 2011 By the time I arrived at Lauritzen Gardens the clouds had mostly cleared and the sun was beginning to warm everything up. Lauritzen Gardens is, as their website says, an “urban oasis.”
Your senses are flooded with the vivid colors and architectural arrangements throughout the park. From the Peony Garden to the Sunpu Castle Gate and Mt. Fuji replica, the gardens are an absolute Eden to walk t ... read more
North America » United States » Nebraska » Omaha Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I like things to be simple. I’m not into fancy hotels or dining at expensive restaurants. I’d be much happier pitching a tent and cooking burgers over an open fire than doing those things. Being outdoors is a way to find contentment that cannot be found in the hustle of our daily lives. When planning road trips, I look for places that look like they will bring some form of peace and bring me closer to a center.
Travel brings tremendous challenges because I have to deal with G. A. D. (General Anxiety Disorder). It can take simple things, such as driving, and make them near impossible to ... full info