Travel Writing

Ever wondered what it would it be like to just jump in the car and hit the highway, roaming from one small town to the next, living from one unexpected adventure to another? This is what travel writer and photographer Deborah Garner decided to do in the fall of 1999. Years later, she’s still on the road. Follow along as she continues to document America’s backroads and small towns.

August 13, 2009 I drove north on Interstate 15, leaving the lights of Las Vegas behind and replacing them with the rich, red geology of

April 20, 2009 I took a seat in the breakfast area at Stanford Inn by the Sea, relaxing back into my chair as I looked

Feb. 23, 2009 For a girl who was fortunate, as a teen, to study in France, the hardest thing about visiting Dubois, WY, was forcing

Nov. 13, 2008 Unfortunately, there will always be a few inns and hotels across the country that have, shall we say, gone to the dogs.

Oct. 14, 2008 The Mediterranean style scenery of Santa Barbara, CA, is hardly a hidden travel secret. Fresh air, clean beaches, lush gardens, and ocean

September 18, 2008 Remembering a tip I’d been given by Dawn Wexo at The Occidental Hotel in Buffalo, WY, I slid into Nebraska with an