Fascinating Facts About the Parisian Catacombs

When I visited the Catacombs beneath Paris in the summer of 2016, I wondered why they chose to store human remains in such a perplexing manner. After a little bit of research, I discovered quite a bit about the ossuaries snaking beneath Paris. Humans have lived on Parisian soil since 8000 BC. Throughout the centuries…

Feather Falls: Sixth Largest Waterfall and Home of Lady Bug Migrations

When I hiked Feather Falls, I wondered how tall the fall actually was and how it ranked in comparison to the tallest waterfalls in the Continental United States. It turns out that Feather Falls is 410 feet tall and the sixth tallest waterfall in the Continental United States. Although there is some controversy regarding the…