National Parks of the West 2012 Day 6: Four Corners Area-Navajo Nation June 5th 2012 I woke up bright and early to head on over to Navajo Nation!
I had always seen Monument Valley in pictures and movies and had wanted to visit. The drive from Moab to Navajo Nation and the Four Corners area was sure to be exciting.
I started my morning by driving to Newspaper Rock. This is a rock with a whole slew of petroglyphs. I also learned the difference between a petroglyph and a pictog ... read more
North America » United States » Arizona » Monument Valley 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