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08 Jul Zapata Ranch: Shirkers Need Not Apply

Author and friend of All Roads North, Laura Kaye, pays a visit to Colorado's Zapata Ranch and gets a little more than she bargained for: By sheer chance, my visit to Zapata Ranch coincided with branding day. This is really the only time that ranch workers...

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25 Mar Dancing with deer

My arrival to Taos Pueblo was distinctly underwhelming, greeted as I was in January by a scruffy car park of mud and melting snow. My fears of a hammy tourist show were not quelled by the sultry lady at the kiosk where I paid my...

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09 Mar Decoding Marfa

At first, driving down the main road through Marfa, there seemed to be very little to the town, a small, strung out collection of one-story white buildings high on a plateau in far West Texas. But, as we were to find out over the course...

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El Santuario de Chimayo on the high road to Taos

12 Feb The high road to Taos

It was a crisp January morning the day I drove the high road to Taos, a winding route that threads through the mountains from Santa Fe. Snow was on the ground and the mountains were framed by clear blue skies. Somehow not what I’d expected...

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Preservation Hall

20 Jan Sounds of The South : Louisiana

Louisiana’s unique culture is in part a product of its Spanish and French settlers and has musical traditions like Zydeco that are quite unlike anything else in America.  And of course it has New Orleans, the birthplace of Jazz, where great music can be found...

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