Aspen, Colorado is a great place to go in the summer. Mild weather is nearly guaranteed, and the scenery is beautiful when not covered with snow. Lots of bars and restaurants ranging from moderate to very expensive are available. Tons of Texans are there escaping the heat. Independence pass has an elevation 12,095 feet. It’s the continental divide for water drainage in North America.
Chamonix is a ski resort in the Southeast of France not far from Geneva. It sits in the valley by Mount Blanc. You know the difference between France and Switzerland immediately. The roads have tolls and the petrol costs more in France.
Somehow I found myself at a small park in Austin with a playground full of small children and their mothers. I decided to walk around and see what else there was to photograph in the area. After leaving the park our group continued to Town Lake where we walked around and crossed a pedestrian bridge. The white tree is a memorial to the millions of trees that have died in the ongoing drought.
Here is the third set of photos from this past weekend’s Lone Star Rally where tens of thousands of motorcyclists and their howling machines swarmed Galveston Island. There is a search box on the “About” page if you want to look for last year’s photos from this great event.
This is one of the largest motorcycle gatherings in the world and it is held in Galveston, Texas. Does anyone notice there is a social commentary here about the rolls women choose for themselves, or are these roles chosen for them?