Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge: Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge May 22nd 2012 Last year, my family and I traveled to Las Vegas and made a stop at Hoover Dam. This was the fourth time for me since the beginning of the construction of the bridge over the dam. The construction was aimed at diverting traffic away from the dam for security reasons. It was a massive undertaking which took time, labor and money to complete.
In March 2012, the American Society of Civil Engineers ... read more
North America » United States » Nevada » Boulder Dam 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'm a simple person who likes the finer things in life (don't we all?). A Freelance travel writer, photographer, and blogger. As I travel, I, dedicate time to experiencing culture, nature and, traditions. I'm eager to share my experiences with friends, family and whoever picks interest and reads. As an art lover, I have enjoyed and adored Paris, Florence and Athens. Taken a tour down the River Nile and rafted the rapids of the Zambezi River. The adventurer in me has sought out the land of the Vikings in Iceland and Arabian desert. I have encountered religions other than my own in Sacred Pla... full info