Pyramids of Giza

The Pyramids of Giza

featuring Dave McMurray's "My Brother & Me"
Pyramids of Giza

Few sites in the world are as revered as the pyramids of the Giza Necropolis. These timeless structures seem to simultaneously defy time and logic and they stand in the shifting Egyptian sands. The oldest and largest pyramid at the … Continue reading


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Zion National Park

featuring Tim Bowman's "Heart and Soul"
Zion National Park, Utah

Zion National Park, the largest of Utah’s five national parks, was once largely covered with a shallow sea. Sediments from this sea cemented into limestone, mudstones, and sandstones that can now be seen everywhere in what is now a desert … Continue reading


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Lima, Peru (Costa Verde)

featuring Candy Dulfer's "Lily Was Here"
Lima, Peru (Costa Verde)

Lima, the capital and largest city of Peru, is situated in a unique physical environment. Despite its proximity to the Pacific Ocean, this South American city is located entirely in a desert, making it the world’s second-largest desert city (after … Continue reading


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Santa Fe Desert

featuring Jim Brickman's "Crossroads"
Santa Fe desert

Santa Fe is a busy historical and cultural center, as well the center of New Mexico’s state government. A tourist-friendly city with a progressive attitude, Santa Fe embraces modernity. However, just outside the city, a timeless desert landscape reminds visitors … Continue reading


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Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

featuring Halcyon Shore's "Foothill Falls"
Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

There are few landscapes as dramatic as the American West, and few drives as stunning as Utah’s Scenic Byway 12. Passing through many of Utah’s natural wonders, the United States Government has designated Route 12 an “All-American Road” for its … Continue reading


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