Tourists in a Sacred Land June 29th 2011 To many of the local Native American tribes, the Black Hills are a sacred space, the equivalent of Jerusalem.
Unfortunately, the hills sat on large quantities of gold, and miners ultimately desecrated them.
Soon afterward, the hills became a tourist honey pot, attr ... read more
North America » United States » South Dakota » Rapid City 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
When I travel, I love the great outdoors, modern art, historical sites, good food, classic roadside attractions, and long drives in a convertible. Preferably all at once. The nickname is a tribute to a wise traveller in the Hitch-hikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, who proved that all you really need to cross the galaxy (and beyond) is a towel.
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