Traveling by Anthony Navetta

Welcome back to my blog. My name is Anthony Navetta and what you may not know about me is that I love to travel with my family. I have been all over the continental United States and have enjoyed the diverse people and attractions that I have seen along the way. Being able to travel anywhere in the country and still find entertaining and fulfilling activities has given me a greater appreciation for the United States.

My favorite memory was when I went to Atlanta, GA, in 1996 to attend the Summer Olympics. I frequently run marathons and was even the track-and-field coach while teaching at a middle school many years earlier, so I took the opportunity to see the 200 meter finals. As luck would have it, I ended up witnessing what I still consider to be one of the highlights of travels, as American Michael Johnson set a new world record. I was very fortunate to experience the moment with my family by my side.

When my family and I took a trip to California, we opted to avoid the glitz of the entertainment capital of the world and instead see some of the most beautiful natural sites in the world. At Mount St. Helens, I found evidence of the most recent volcanic eruption, while the snow at Mount Rainier provided a nice contrast that was no less tranquil.

Next time, I will blog more about the places I have traveled, including locations like the Grand Canyon, Yellowstone National Park, Mount Rushmore, and the Oklahoma City National Memorial.

To gain a greater appreciation for the places I described above, you can take a look at the pictures I have uploaded at Pinterest by searching for me (Anthony Navetta) or by clicking this link: Anthony Navetta Pinterest

I am often traveling, so be sure to follow me on Twitter to find out where I am going next: Anthony Navetta Twitter


About anthonynavetta

A devoted U.S. traveler, Anthony Navetta most recently took his family to the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, which honors the victims of the 1995 bombing. The symbolic outdoor memorial sits on the site of the former Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building and provides 30,000 square feet of interactive learning materials that tell the stories of the of the terrorist attack. Anthony Navetta also enjoyed seeing the natural beauty of Mount Rushmore and the Grand Canyon, which he found awe-inspiring. When he traveled to Yellowstone National Park and Yosemite National Park, Anthony Navetta was thrilled to see that these sites maintained their beauty and contained wildlife that thrived. He particularly enjoyed Yosemite’s El Capitan rock formation, the Falls, and the camping ground Tuolumne Meadows. An avid runner, swimmer, biker, and member of the U.S. Triathlon and the Northwest Broward Roadrunners Club, Anthony Navetta attended the Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1996. He vividly remembers watching Michael Johnson set the world record for the 200-meter dash. Anthony Navetta attended the event with family and friends and was happy to share his experience among loved ones. Anthony Navetta received his Bachelor of Arts in History from Fordham University, located in New York. He served as a Math Teacher at Loggers’ Run Middle School in Boca Raton, Florida, where he also coached the track team. Subsequently, he joined Don Estridge Middle School, acting as the Chairman of the Math Department and twice winning the Teacher of the Year Award. Anthony Navetta supports his professional pursuits by maintaining membership in various organizations, including the National Education Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
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