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Pedernales Falls

We took advantage of a beautiful day and ventured outside of Austin for a day trip out to Pedernales Falls State Park in Johnson City. Leaving our bikes behind, we decided we would enjoy the large park on foot. 50 more words


Travel/Nature: Hiking Little Talbot Island

Who? What? Where?

Little Talbot Island is a Florida State Park found in the northern shoreline of Jacksonville.

Daily fee of $5.00

Nature Trail

Observing one of the beautiful trees found along the nature trail. 150 more words


Hanami aka Cherry Blossoms Viewing

It’s my third year in Tokyo and I still get super excited when spring comes. Not only because it means winter is (almost) over, but also because it means cherry blossoms viewing is near! 583 more words

Tokyo, Japan

Resurrecting formerly blighted parks & train tracks spurs economic development

Lessons learned from New York City’s High Line park

“The city had recouped construction costs within a year, as the corresponding uptick in property taxes in 2010 “surpassed the cost of constructing the park itself.” Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg also touted the success of the High Line in 2011, when he told a crowd that it had led to more than $2 billion in private investment, according to the Times.

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Commercial Real Estate

The little park behind Notre Dame

What lies right behind Notre Dame and in between the Seine? A nice little park called Square Jean XXIII.  It is a  quiet escape from all the Notre Dame tourist madness, that is shaded by many trees, with many benches to sit and read, free Wifi, a play area for kids, and a you get a great view of the Notre Dame. 56 more words

Local Guide To Paris

"trees are poems the the Earth writes upon the sky" part 2

Continuing with the theme of trees I’ve come across the booming season at Rittenhouse Square here in center city! As I have said in the first post about trees they are absolutely my favorite thing to ever photograph. 41 more words

Blue Skies