Howder Travel Adventures

Places Visited Over the Last Several Years

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Sydney Australia Skyline

Sydney, Australia skyline viewed from the Taronga Zoo

Compilations and Collections


Interactive Map of Australia Ferries

New South Wales: Australian Brewery Coasters; Banana Plantation; Blue Mountains Waterfalls; Cape Byron Lighthouse; Jenolan Caves; Sydney Skyline from Royal Botanic Gardens; Sydney Skyline from Taronga Zoological Gardens; "Three Sisters" Rock Formation; Tweed River & Mt. Warning.

Queensland: Brisbane at Sunset; Glasshouse Mountains; Mt. Coot-tha; Noosa National Park.


Belgian Brewery Coasters and Glasses; Belgian Wedding; Butte du Lion at Waterloo; Citadel of Dinant; Fall in Belgium; Going to the Circus; Grand' Place in Brussels; Le Monde Sauvage Animal Park; Markt in Brugge; Mercator in Oostende; Val St. Lambert Crystal in Seraing; Visit to the historic Cantillon Brewery and Museum.


Interactive Map of Canadian Ferries


Burg Katz, St. Goarshausen; Marktplatz, Bernkastel; St. Goar.


Southwestern Iceland (Fjallabak Nature Reserve; Icelandic Brewery; Landmannalaugar; Tjörn, Reykjavík).


Valentia Island Car Ferry.


Vianden Castle.


Boquillas del Carmen, Coahuila.


Along a Canal in Amsterdam.


The Azores (Açores)

Faial, Pico, São Miguel, and Terceira.

Saint-Martin (France) / Sint Maarten (Netherlands)

Beaches We Visited; Fort-Louis; Grand Case; International Borders and Boundaries; Marigot Lighthouse; Marigot on Market Day.

United Kingdom

Scotland: Dunaad; Glen Coe; Kilmartin Glen: Circles, Cairns and Standing Stones; Largs; St. Brendan's Chapel; Scottish Brewery Coasters; Urquhart Castle; Wallace Monument.

United States of America

Alaska: Anchorage (Flattop Mountain Summit; Midnight Sun in Anchorage). Southeastern Alaska and the Inside Passage - Index. Glacier Bay (Grand Pacific & Reid Glaciers; Margerie Glacier; Scenery; South Marble Island; Waterfalls and Terrain). Juneau (Downtown Juneau; Mendenhall Glacier and Environs; Mendenhall River Rafting; "Out the Road"; Panoramic Views of the City of Juneau; Perseverance Trail; The Renowned Alaskan Brewery; Various Points Around Juneau). Kinai Peninsula (Anton Anderson Tunnel (aka Whittier Tunnel); Barwell Island; Captain Cook State Recreation Area; Exit Glacier; Homer Spit; Kenai Fjords National Park; Harding Icefield; Russian River Falls; Russian River Ferry). Sitka (Points of Interest; Sitka National Historical Park; Somewhere Between Juneau and Sitka); Interior (Talkeetna).

California: Adventure City; La Brea Tar Pits; La Jolla Coast; Pacific Shoreline; San Diego Zoo and Wild Animal Park; Santa Monica's Third Street Promenade.

Colorado: Mesa Verde National Park, Rocky Mountain National Park.

Delaware: A Winter Day at Rehoboth Beach; Fenwick Island Lighthouse & Transpeninsular Line; Fort Delaware State Park

District of Columbia: District of Columbia Boundary Stones; Theodore Roosevelt Island; Washington National Zoo Bird House.

Florida: Dry Tortugas Ferry; Dry Tortugas Lighthouses; Fort Thomas Jefferson; Fort Zachary Taylor; Key West Lighthouses; South Florida Lighthouses

Georgia: Fort Pulaski National Monument; Savannah; Stone Mountain; Tybee Lighthouse.

Hawaii: Kauai (Kokee State Park; Na Pali Coast; Na Pali Coast; Plants and Surf; Wailua Falls); Oahu (Sunset at Waikiki; Waikiki).

Idaho: Minnetonka Cave.

Iowa: Cassville Ferry; Effigy Mounds National Monument.

Kentucky: Green River Ferry; Dorena-Hickman Ferry.

Louisiana: Belle Chasse Ferry; Canal Street / Algiers Ferry; Global Wildlife Center; Jungle Gardens of Avery Island; St. Martin Parish; Tabasco Tour.

Maine: Atlantic Puffin Colony; Fort Knox State Historic Site; Fort Point Lighthouse; Fort Pownall; Franklin Island Light; Owls Head Light; Maine Lighthouse Museum; Marshall Point Lighthouse; Penobscot Narrows Bridge & Observatory; Rockland Breakwater Light; Rockland-Vinalhaven Island Ferry.

Maryland: Demolition Derby; White's Ferry.

Michigan: Beaver Island (Ferry; Inland Lakes; Lakeshore; Lighthouses; Map; Rural Scenes); Fayette Historic State Park; Lake Michigan Car Ferry; Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

Minnesota: A Family Reunited; Duluth's Canal Park; Lake Itasca; Mall of America.

Mississippi: Biloxi Lighthouse; Carriage Tour of Natchez; Jackson Zoo; Pascagoula Air Boat Ride; Stennis Space Center Bus Tour; Stennis Space Center Visitor Center; Vicksburg River Views.

Missouri: Dorena-Hickman Ferry.

Nevada: Elvis Wedding / Renewal of Vows; Brewpub Reception; Stratosphere Tower; Touring about with kids.

New Hampshire: Cornish-Windsor Bridge; Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site.

New Mexico: Carlsbad Caverns National Park; Chaco Culture National Historical Park.

New York: Canandaigua Lake; Cayuga Lake; Finger Lakes Waterfalls; Ithaca; Niagara Falls; Old Howder Homestead; Seneca Lake.

North Carolina: Bodie Island Light Station; Cape Hatteras Light; Currituck Beach Lighthouse; Fort Raleigh National Historic Site; Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry; Ocracoke Light Station.

North Dakota: Fargo's Red River of the North.

Oregon: Astoria to Florence; Big Obsidian Flow; Cleetwood Trail; Coos Bay to Eugene; Ferry Wahkiakum; Umpqua River Lighthouse, Reedsport; Eugene to The Dalles to Portland.

Pennsylvania: Presque Isle State Park; Williamsport.

South Carolina: Charleston Harbor Lighthouses; Fort Moultrie; Fort Sumter; South of the Border; USS Yorktown at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum

South Dakota: Interstate 90 (Mt. Rushmore National Memorial, Badlands National Park, The Corn Palace)

Tennessee: Jack Daniel Distillery

Texas: Big Bend National Park; Wonder World Park.

Utah: Antelope Island State Park; Arches National Park; ATK Rocket Park; Bonneville Salt Flats; Golden Spike National Historic Site; Great Salt Lake Meridian & Base; Rendezvous Beach at Bear Lake. Timpanogos Cave National Monument.

Vermont: Cornish-Windsor Bridge; Green Mountain Railroad - White River Flyer.

Virginia: Assateague Island Lighthouse; Dinosaur Land; Fort C.F. Smith; Great Falls Park; Jamestown-Scotland Ferry; Jones Point Light; National Air and Space Museum, Udvar-Hazy Center; Quantico Cascades; Tangier Island; Tangier Island Ferry; Washington-Dulles International Airport Panorama; White's Ferry.

Washington: Seattle, WA to Astoria, OR; Portland, OR to Tacoma, WA; Tacoma to Snoqualmie Falls to La Conner to Bellingham, WA; Bellingham, WA to Vancouver, BC to Everett, WA; Everett to Seattle, WA; Breweriana collected in the Pacific Northwest; Ferry Wahkiakum.

West Virginia: New River Gorge.

Wisconsin: Apostle Islands / Bayfield Peninsula Map & Index (Bayfield; Little Sand Bay & Hokenson Brothers Fishery; Madeline Island / Bayfield Ferry; Madeline Island's Big Bay; Madeline Island Historical Museum; Mawikwe Sea Caves; Miscellaneous Locations; Raspberry Island; Sand Island & Eagle Island). Cana Island Lighthouse; Cassville Ferry; Fort St. Antoine; House on the Rock; Lake Michigan Car Ferry; Milwaukee Breakwater Light; Mississippi River Lock & Dam Number 4; Old World Wisconsin; Washington Island.

Wyoming: Fossil Butte National Monument; Hidden Falls; Shell Falls and Devils Tower.