Random Travel Photo of the Week: Jav a Javelina!

Javelina, at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson.Photo by Charish Badzinski. Introducing: the javelina. He’s so adorable, he seems to say, “How about a snuggle?” (Note: the “j” in javelina is an “h” sound.) Also known as a peccary, or skunk pig (!) these animals can be found in the southwestern U.S., Central America and … More Random Travel Photo of the Week: Jav a Javelina!

Random Travel Photo: Pueblo Hotel and Apartments

Here’s your Random Travel Photo of the Week. There’s something poetic about the decay and perseverance of old signs. Often they linger even long after the buildings they represent have been razed. I like to think of it as “the beautiful decay.” Pueblo Hotel and Apartments, Tucson, Arizona.Photo by Charish Badzinski.  What do you consider … More Random Travel Photo: Pueblo Hotel and Apartments

San Xavier del Bac: Random Travel Photo of the Week

Your random travel photo of the week: the mission San Xavier del Bac. Looking out from the front of the mission San Xavier del Bac, Tucson, Arizona.Photo by Charish Badzinski.  A beautiful place to stop and contemplate, San Xavier del Bac is considered to be the best example of mission architecture in the United States. … More San Xavier del Bac: Random Travel Photo of the Week

New Journeys, Old Destinations: Tucson Arizona

Christmas in Arizona. Photo by Charish Badzinski. Even when an RBG has travelled to a destination numerous times, it’s inevitable that she’ll make new discoveries. Today I’m flying to Tucson, Arizona. I’ve traveled there numerous times, and even lived there for a handful of months. The Mexican food is amazing–the tortillas, sublime. The saguaro wave … More New Journeys, Old Destinations: Tucson Arizona

Destination: Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona has multiple personalities, all of them good. There is the glossy, well-manicured, high-end, world-renowned spa personality. There is the urban sprawl strip mall with quirky shops personality. There is the retiree destination, sit by the pool and remark on the lovely weather personality.And then, there’s the personality I love: the worn, old-school American … More Destination: Tucson, Arizona

Random Travel Photo of the Week: Bikers’ Church, Tucson, Arizona

Bikers’ Church, Tucson, Arizona. Photo by Charish Badzinski. Like this post? You might also like:  Dispatch from Ethiopia: Water in Another World Beggars, Buskers and Bums: To Give, or Not to Give? Uluru and Treading Lightly: What Does it Mean to You?  _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Join our community of travelers and enjoy exclusive content by liking us … More Random Travel Photo of the Week: Bikers’ Church, Tucson, Arizona