This one was also on my list for a long time: Monument Valley. This Arizona road trip really covers a lot of bucket list items… The scenic driveway is a road according to the plan. Yes, but rather a dirt road.
You only understand how vast and desolate Arizona is when you cross from West to East, from Page to Monument Valley. Grand Canyon to Page is nothing compared to that. Absolute nothingness. Desolate desert with bushes. Cars passing by going somewhere, not sure where.
As it was “on my way” I visited the Navajo National Monument. Not a big park but interesting settlement in a large cave in a steep wall. There were a few other visitors, but not many. I walked the trail towards the outlook of the settlement. There was something weird. I stopped walking. All sounds […]
Yesterday Taylor our guide told us that the morning light is actually better, you get more contrast and more color, especially the blue color. But the morning times are also more busy… I tried my luck and was back at 7 am in front of the gate, together with a bunch of other people.
Which one to do the Lower or Upper? The upper canyon would give very nice light beams, the lower more colors. OK, I go for colors.
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