On the Road is a weekday feature spotlighting reader photo submissions.
From the exotic to the familiar, whether you’re traveling or in your own backyard, we would love to see the world through your eyes.
Good Morning All,
Have a wonderful day, and enjoy the pictures!
Happy First of August, Swiss National Day. As a Swiss-American, I am blessed to be able to celebrate July 4th and Aug 1st, very similar celebrations of liberty and brotherhood. Delicious sausages, cheese, fruit, kirsch, and wine await!
If things work out, I’ll be wandering around some high-altitude Colorado next week in pursuit of the much-sought-after boletus edulis. A fresh “king bolete”, sliced, and sauteed in butter, is one of the finer things in life, and it’s been 5 years since I last dashed around 11-12,000 feet mountain sides for a few hours digging up such edible gold. Like I said, if things work out….
Today, pictures from valued commenter Steve in the ATL.
Golden Gate Canyon State Park, Colorado
If I’m going somewhere good for a Monday meeting, I like to go in on Sunday and go hiking. There is no way for a photographer of my caliber to capture the majesty of the Rocky Mountains with an iPhone camera. This was a nice hike near Boulder, though.
Taken on 2017-12-05 00:00:00
I was bargaining in Glendale and had dinner with Ruckus one evening. This was supposedly smoke from one of the wildfires burning then, but I suspect it was coming from BillinGlendaleCA’s apartment as he and Mnemosyne watched a Cheech and Chong movie and binged on Doritos.
Couldn’t resist the rebel flag in front of the Walmart sign. You’ll be unsurprised to learn that the driver was an old white man.
Normally above-ground pools are super nice. Not sure what happened to this one….
Stumbling out of a college friend’s house on Saturday morning, I saw this a couple of doors down. Il pretty sure we didn’t do that, but we did drink a lot of wine the night before….
Thank you so much Steve in the ATL, do send us more when you can.
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