Hoover Dam

USA - Arizona - Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam
Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge
The Hoover Dam bypass, also known as the Mike O’Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge, was called “America’s Newest Wonder” by USA Today.  The bypass has many wondrous factors including that it is the first concrete steel composite arch bridge built in the United States.  It is the longest concrete arch in the Western Hemisphere and the second highest bridge in the nation.

Autumn in Hokkaido

Japan - Hokkaido RegionAutumn in Hokkaido

Japan - Hokkaido Region stamps

 

Dwelling in the Fu-ch’un Mountains

Taiwan - Dwelling in th Fu-ch'un Mountains

Dwelling in the Fu-ch’un Mountains
Huang Kung-wang (1269-1354), Yuan Dynasty

Taiwan - Dwelling in th Fu-ch'un Mountains stamps

Biltmore

USA - North Carolina - Biltmore Estate

The Walled Garden at Biltmore Estate

Thought to be one of the finest examples of English-styled gardens in America, the Biltmore Estate Walled Garden blooms in the Spring with tulips and Dutch Iris.  One of several gardens of the Estate, the Walled Garden blooms spring through fall in a spectacular show of seasonal color.

Lake Gerold and the Karwendel Mountains in Werdenfels

Germany - Lake Gerold Karwendel Mtns

Lake Gerold and the Karwendel Mountains in Werdenfels

Germany - Lake Gerold Karwendel Mtns stamps

Maiko Girl Kyoto

Japan - Maiko Girl Kyoto

Maiko Girl Kyoto

Japan - Maiko Girl Kyoto stamps

Dancing Cat!

Russia - Dancing Cat

Dancing Cat!

Russia - Dancing Cat stamps

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