Yellow Rhododendron Close-up – Washington, USA

Yellow Rhododendron Close-up - Washington, USA

I couldn’t resist sharing one more amazing flower close-up I captured from the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden, in Washington, USA. This beauty was barely visible when walking on the path and was almost hidden deep under brush.  Isn’t this a … Read more

Rhododendron Flower, Washington, USA

Rhododendron Flower, Washington, USA

I captured this Rhododendron flower close-up at the Rhododendron Species Botanical Garden in Federal Way, Washington.  This Botanical Garden is an amazing place to visit – and is home to one of the largest collections of species of rhododendrons in … Read more

Spring Crocus

Spring Crocus, Washington, USA

I just love springtime!  The weather here in Washington has been exceptional this year.  Here is a beautiful close-up I captured recently of a Crocus hidden in our rockery. This little flower just makes me smile. Isn’t this a magnificent … Read more


Grape Hyacinths, Washington

Thank you for visiting and welcome to as I share new posts, stories and great places to explore!!! Want to learn more behind the photographs?  Please visit our new website Skip and Susan Adventures – where we share our … Read more

Papanalahoa Point Shoreline, Maui, Hawaii, USA

Papanalahoa Point Shoreline, Maui, Hawaii, USA

Another great scenic road in Maui, Hawaii (USA), is Papanalahoa Point Shoreline heading towards the north/northeast of Maui. During one of our many stops, I captured this breathtaking landscape.  This is an absolutely beautiful drive, and although not quite as … Read more

Wave Crash – Road to Hana, Maui, USA

Wave Crash - Road to Hana, Maui, USA

If you ever travel to Maui, Hawaii, USA, please make time to travel The Road to Hana.  This is a winding, sometimes treacherous drive on the North to North East side of Maui. In spite of some difficult driving, this … Read more

Snow Spiral

Snow Spiral, Renton Washington, USA

Just back from Maui, Hawaii, USA, I had great plans to share Hawaiian island photographs with you.  But we were in for a surprise when we returned home.  Seattle has had record snowfall since our arrival – we have received … Read more

Hello from Skip and Susan!

Kites! Ocean Shores, Washington

Skip and I love to travel, explore and enjoy road trips in our classic cars.  Want to learn more about the stories behind the photographs? Please join us at our new website as we share our travel adventures with … Read more

Happy New Year!

The BIG Snow - Renton, Washington, USA

Happy New Year and welcome to as I share new posts, stories and great places to explore!! This year Skip and I have great trips planned and I can’t wait to share our experiences with you throughout the year. … Read more

Sunrise, Mt. Rainier, Washington – Up Close!

Sunrise, Mount Rainier, Washington, USA

Sunrise, Mt. Rainier, Washington, USA has an elevation of 6,400 feet, and is the highest point that can be reached by vehicles at Mount Rainier National Park.  We were fortunate to drive up, on a beautiful sunny day, just before … Read more