Death Valley drive 

So after glacier point and Yosemite I headed towards Vegas. It was a day of driving up and down thousands of feet. Luckily Tioga pass opened a week before I visisted Yosemite cutting 2 hours off my drive to Vegas. Tioga pass is a road through Yosemite and is closed during winters and opens only…

Yardbird – Las Vegas

I was searching for restaurants to experience the food in Vegas when I stumbled upon the Yardbird. It is located in the restaurant wing below the shopping section of the Venetian. It’s famous for its southern food and the fried chicken at Yardbird is supposedly one the best in Las Vegas. So after my sand…

Yosemite National Park – Glacier Point

After Yosemite Valley, I headed out to explore other parts of the park but the summer traffic was making it next to impossible to stop over at all the traditional stops, so I had to pick my spots carefully so that I could get the best of Yosemite. I favored tunnel view and glacier point…

Yosemite National Park – Yosemite Valley

So for the Independence Day weekend, I decided to travel to the west coast and take a road trip from San Jose to Las Vegas through Death Valley and Yosemite. I was gonna stay near Yosemite for two days and in Las Vegas for two days. I booked my flight to San Jose on Friday…

Roberts Mexican Cafe 

So on our way to Death Valley, We made a pit stop in mammoth lakes to replenish our water stock before we crossed the valley where it hasn’t rained in 2 million years and is known as the driest place on earth. Since we were in Mammoth lakes we decided to get some lunch before…

Mount Washington 

Almost a month after my debacle with the Mailbox Peak hike in Washington state I was going to challenge myself with another hike – the Mt. Washington hike. I was going to hike 6288 feet to the summit of the highest mountain in the Northeast. Mt Washington is known to have unpredictable weather with temperature…

Oregon Coast and Washington Hikes 

The road from Portland to The Oregon coast weaves through mountains with lush greenery where rains are a resident of the region. Constant rainfall allows for moss to grow on trees forming a cotton candy like web on the tree branches. Our destination was Cannon Beach. Cannon Beach houses the haystack rock which with the…