Postcards from... an amazing flight over some of the US’ most striking scenery (Utah & Colorado)

June 05, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Every time I’m on a plane, I try to remember how magical it is for us, humans, to be so high up in thin air. In this particular instance, I didn’t have any effort to make …

[French version here]

Palm Springs - Denver flight

... as, returning from a short business trip to the US (Palm Springs / Denver hop), I was flying over a few of Earth’s most magnificent landscapes, showing the power elements have to rip its crust apart …

Colorado

… and dig deep canyons …

Grand Canyon, Arizona, USAGrand Canyon, Arizona, USA

… sculpting whole landscapes into art.

Utah

I even got offered an unusual perspective over Monument Valley (which I didn’t know could still be snow-capped early June!) …

Monument Valley, Utah, USAMonument Valley, Utah, USA

… and a striking reminder that sometimes, the path of least resistance is far from being a straight line!

Tempo Latino 2017 - 02San Juan River Canyon, Utah, USA (Incidentally, the Mexican Hat village's green football field in the bottom right gives an idea of the scale of the canyon...)

Landing in a stormy Denver, I felt like I had had the privilege of visiting another world, on a different scale, for a little while…

Denver airport

More to come, stay tuned!


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