A small town surrounded by beauty in the heart of the highlands.
The White Sands National Monument is a dune field in Southern New Mexico within the Tularosa Basin. The basin’s unique positioning between the San Andres and Sacramento mountains allows it to retain it’s gypsum crystals, making it the largest gypsum dune field in the world.
Seventy-five hundred miles, thirty-two days, and ten states later…
Today, we have satellites, aircraft, bombs, guns – a whole slew of modern warfare technology that countries use to protect themselves from other nations.
But in ancient times, the only thing that separated people from a potential invasion or destruction by a foreign nation was a simple brick wall.
Photos of South Korea’s first and largest national park
With approximately 70% of Korea’s land area composed of mountains, it’s easy to see why many people take up hiking as a hobby or pastime activity on the peninsula.