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Fabulous Friday Foto: In the Garden of Good and Evil-Garden of the Gods, CO

Garden of the Gods Colorado

Taken in the Garden of the Gods near Colorado Springs, Colorado.  Colorado Springs is only a one hour and twenty minutes drive from Denver, so it makes a great day trip!  You can also check out the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs which has a beautiful chapel and an interesting museum of planes and […]

Looking Down the Road: The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, part III (strategies for at the show)

Amethyst Cathedral at the Tucson Gem Show

Be sure to check out my other great posts about planning your trip to the Tucson Gem Show here! Tips for Surviving the Tucson Gem Show: The Tucson Gem show can be overwhelming and exhausting if you are not careful.  Once you have made a plan for where you want to go, pace yourself.  You are […]

Looking Down the Road: Tucson Gem Show, part II (Transportation and Parking)

A giant Shiva stone at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show

Be sure to check out my other great posts about planning your trip to the Tucson Gem Show here!   This is part two of my series on planning for attending the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, which takes place at the beginning of February each year.  It is the largest gem and mineral show […]

Looking Down the Road: The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show, Part 1 (planning your trip)

Tables full of crystals at the Tucson Gem Show

Be sure to check out my other great posts about planning your trip to the Tucson Gem Show here! These people range form curious laypeople to professionals in the gem and mineral industry.  The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is the largest gem show in the world, and it draws visitors and vendors from all […]