“In God’s Country” in Joshua Tree National Park
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“In God’s Country” in Joshua Tree National Park

“I wanna run, I wanna hide.  I wanna tear down the walls that hold me inside.”  Those are the first words of “Where the Streets Have No Name.”  Those are the opening words of the legendary rock band U2’s album The Joshua Tree.  For years I had wanted to go to the mythical and magical … Continue reading

Oasis in the Desert in Twentynine Palms
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Oasis in the Desert in Twentynine Palms

The home I stayed in during my visit to Joshua Tree National Park was simply an oasis in the desert.  I found 49 Palms Park Place on Homeaway.  I was searching for something in the town of Joshua Tree, until I saw this place in Twentynine Palms. We arrived late day on a hot afternoon. … Continue reading