Using warmed salt water with a neti pot can ease sinus infections and be useful for those who suffer with allergies. Also information about salt, harvesting & its uses.
There are many ideas about how to avoid or shorten a cold if one contracts one. Read about these helpful palliative measures. I've included a couple of interesting videos, too.
Barklice are good guys just as are ladybugs. If you see barklice webbing on your trees you can rest assured that your trees will benefit from their visit. Ladybugs are also beneficial garden insects.
Learn some facts about Gastropods aka snails & slugs. They live on land & in the sea. Combat methods are included if they are garden pests + recipes if you wish to eat them.
Wish to unearth your own diamonds? Visit and dig for your own sparkly discovery in this volcanic area which supposedly has an endless supply. Finders keepers!
Learn about Dragon fruit here including how to eat it and even how it is grown.
Would you be willing to dine upon an unusual fish knowing that you would be helping the environment? The good news is that lionfish is reported to taste good.
One should learn the difference between the deadly coral snake & others which partially mimic it because of their deadly venom which can kill in minutes. Learn which other snakes are poisonous in TX.
Many years ago my grandmother had a pink flamingo in her front lawn as an accent piece to her garden. Learn a bit about real flamingos & also kitsch art as well as IG Nobel Prizes here.
Learn interesting facts about these wide ranging seabirds and what makes their foot coloration so special.
Learn about this specific kind of rhododendron commonly called the Coastal or Pacific rhododendron with the proper name Rhododendron macrophyllum. Pics & videos
Learn about the wonderful charitable work that the IKEA Foundation helps to support around the globe. Teaming up with others they help fight poverty, aid refugees & more.
Photos, videos and information about red eared slider turtles can be found here. In the wild they have become an invasive species.
How many trees do you know that have knees? Learn about the Bald Cypress tree here.
Learn some information about these unusual looking nocturnal animals rarely seen by humans.
Learn about the Eschschoizia Californica (California Poppy) which is the California State Flower here. Also learn about remembrance poppies and their significance.
Azaleas are such gorgeous shrubs especially when in bloom. See photos & videos telling how best to care for these beauties.
Respecting alligators & how they live is important particularly so when they share nearby urban environments as well as out in the wild. Knowledge is power!
Learn some fun facts about the Northern Mockingbird here. See photos and videos. It is amazing the sounds that this bird can replicate!
Ideas of necessities to have on hand ahead of time in preparation for hurricanes or other natural disasters.
Fantastic first novel by Jim Mittler which will want you begging to read more! This is a political mystery which will keep one enthralled from beginning to end.
See images & videos regarding the largest zoo in Texas. The spacious Dallas zoo offers not only a great way to spend time but teaches visitors about endangered species & more in a beautiful setting.
Learn something about this amazingly colorful & beautiful bird from Africa & see videos & photos. These lilac-breasted roller birds mate for life!
Remember Martin Luther King's "I had a dream" speech? Suggestions for the 2016 presidential candidates to consider revolving around border security between Mexico & the U.S. came from my dream.
The Spanish Governor's Palace in downtown San Antonio, Texas is not only historic but beautiful as well. Ghost hunters to wedding photo location...see photos and videos.
Be sure you know where you are planting foxtail fern plants so as not to conflict with other nearby plants. They are beautiful & can be lovely specimen plants.
Learn a bit about tandem bikes while hearing the song "Daisy Bell" which was inspired by this specific type of bicycle. That song chorus was a family favorite!
8 photos of beautiful topiaries from 2 locations in Florida are featured here along with information regarding the different subjects depicted.
Cute dog photos illustrate these Valentine's Day musings from old 1950's cards to gift giving ideas and more...even surprisingly...handguns! See what cute cards dogs can make with some mommy help!
I truly enjoyed reading the book Chicken Soup for the Soul Find Your Inner Strength. It is enlightening, empowering & encouraging. If you are unfamiliar with this book, learn more about it here.
I created this delicious meal using many different fresh veggies & a small lean sirloin tip pork roast. Step by step directions & photos included. Bon Appetit!
When visiting downtown Houston, be sure & notice the interesting sculptures that add interest & beauty to the city spaces. Some are in parks while others reside beside tall buildings. Enjoy!
If you like a simple to make delicious cake that is nutty & spicy, then this is a recipe sure to please. The cinnamon, ginger & cloves add a delightful fragrance to your home while it is baking.
Are you looking for a perfectly scrumptious Hors d'oeuvre that can be popped in one's mouth & eaten in one bite? Good year round but perfect for that color green on St. Patrick's Day! We love them!
These delectable cookies are sure to be a winner and probably won't stay around long in your house once you taste them. They are thin and crispy.
This delicious sweet bread recipe is sure to be a crowd pleaser! When summer squash is in abundance you might wish to use some of it in this manner. Your friends will surely want the recipe!
Having a can of pumpkin in the pantry along with other staples is handy for those last minute gift giving purposes. Here is a wonderful pumpkin walnut bread recipe for you or others to enjoy!
The Grand Canyon State has one of the deepest canyons, an area of the most petrified wood in the world & the tallest cactus grown in the U.S. in 3 distinct & beautiful national parks. Other hubs from different authors...
See what Mount Rainier, North Cascades & Olympic National Parks in Washington have in common & what makes them different. Photos, videos + other HubPage writer's articles.
Each of Florida's 3 National Parks are exciting & unique. See what other HubPage writers have written about them.
Comprehensive National Park tour of California with different articles, photos + videos. HubPage writers are invited to advise me of hubs they have written so that they can be added to this article.
Celebrating New Year's Eve can be fun & festive. See cute dog costume photos, fireworks & more. Most of all...Happy New Year!
From flying flags to picnics, parades, patriotic songs & fireworks...that & more is a way that we celebrate the 4th of July in the U.S.. See photos & videos.
Learn how to put your collected seashells to good use & make something that is truly beautiful. Easy project!
Why is California the most populated state in the U.S? Take a look at just some of the attractions & you may have your answer!
Why is this city known as the Sparkling City by the Sea? Many reasons! You may want to plan your next vacation there!
Wish to see the largest rose gardens in the U.S? Come to Tyler, Texas + enjoy the annual Texas Rose Festival. Amazing & so beautiful!
Hold your breath & prepare to be amazed at the death defying feats of these professional divers in Acapulco, Mexico.
We are surrounded by entities that bear the name of this important American soldier, politician & statesman by the name of Sam Houston in Texas. Learn more about him here.
There are endless reasons to visit the most popular tourist city in Texas...that of historic and colorful San Antonio. Come along for a virtual look at the "Alamo City."
Graduating from Whitefish Bay High School during the World War 2 year of 1943 was a bit different. Learn what happened back in those years & see photos of that time.
See why there are so many reasons to vacation in Arizona! Spectacular scenery + mild climate lured Native Americans thousands of years ago & people from around the world still clamor to see this Grand Canyon State.
Learn why 60 million people a year flock to Florida making it one of the top destinations in the U.S. So many attractions!!!
This western state of the U.S. has wide open spaces, is sparsely populated in most areas & contains places of breath-taking scenery. See some of the sites in photos + videos.
See why songs have been inspired by this most beautiful of states within the U.S. Lofty heights & spectacular scenery is bound to impress even the most jaded of travelers.
Barcelona sightseeing at it's best! This promenade area has it all from tapas bars to street entertainment & is a pedestrian paradise in the heart of the city.
Learn about this highly refined & beautiful art of dressage + information, photos & videos regarding Lipizzan horses & our Barcelona Olympic adventure.
Learn about Olympic pin trading & the history. See the pins we collected in 1992 during the Barcelona games. Pin trading while it can be profitable is most of all fun! Photos & videos.
Ready for a great flavored braised pork meal with wine & mushrooms? You will want to make this a permanent part of your repertoire!
Want a breakfast smoothie recipe that is not only simple but highly nutritious? Look no further! It is great any time of the day!
A delicious, nutritious, quick and easy meal to prepare. Prepare yourself for rave reviews!
What? No pasta in lasagna? Enjoy this recipe for a mouth watering & satisfying cheesy herbed vegetarian version.
This tangy light & airy dessert came from my great aunt. It is a true heritage recipe. Enjoy!
If you like the health benefits of eating tuna fish in crunchy salads, then this is a recipe that you will want to try. Enjoy!
Delicious vintage recipe from my grandma, rolled in pinwheel fashion.
Learn about this wrinkled looking fruit with all of the reputed health benefits. Photos & videos with recipes.
Look here for a delicious & succulent braised beef recipe that can be prepared days in advance of a company or family meal.
If you wish to add more healthy fish to your diet but don't want to spend much time in the kitchen, this is the recipe for you!
Warning! This chocolate cookie just may become addictive!
Hand-written delicious cookie recipe dating back to my Grandma's time.
Like pasta? Like seafood? Take a look at this simple to prepare recipe that will have your guests begging for more.
See photos and learn what Wisconsin country life was like for my family in the 1950's.
Looking for a top notch premier hotel on Nob Hill in San Francisco? Look no further! Personal photos, details + some videos.
Larger than Central Park in N.Y., this fabulous San Francisco park would take many visits to see it all. Photos & videos. Enjoy!
Autograph books can bring back many memories when read in later years. Some of mine from the 1950s & '60s.
With reverence we walked on the paths through this amazing cathedral of nature. Spell-binding! Photos & videos.
The mountainous Valtellina part of northern Italy is steeped in history & has beauty beyond compare. See photos & videos.
Some favorite things about Autumn. Colorful photos included.
View photos and videos from the famed Black Forest & learn why this area attracts visitors from near & far.
See photos & videos of this terrific family vacation place at the Lake Murray State Park in Oklahoma.
Simple to make delicious, savory meal meant to be served with bread to sop up all the juices. Step by step photos.
Herrenberg, Germany Photos ~ 13th Century Town, Historic Church with Bell Museum and Cross-timbered Houses
See photos & videos of my friend's historic town of Herrenberg in southwest Germany. Gorgeous!
A favorite vacation spot in autumn just happens to be the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Learn about this + Gatlinburg in photos & videos.
Located in the smallest state park in Texas this lighthouse has stood for over 1 1/2 centuries. Photos & videos.
Summary of the special cats in my married life with photos.
Learn about the importance of supporting all types of charities for the recipient & also yourself.
Hard to imagine such stunning beauty in one place, but Montreux has that & so much more! See photos & videos.
A sampling of beautiful & historic sites in Italy's 2nd largest city with photos & videos.
This walled city dates back to the Middle Ages. Fascinating history & beautiful views. Enjoy the photos & videos.
See why people as early as the 1st century wanted to live in this amazingly scenic area. Photos & videos.
Who would believe that with only 3 ingredients plus salt & pepper this easy chicken entree could become a favorite company dish! Directions & photos.
Photos of great boutique in Houston selling top quality extra virgin olive oils & aged balsamic vinegars. Taste before you buy & learn about health benefits for both.
From high end luxury automobiles to chauffeuring influential people to serving in WW1 on early airplanes & meeting Lindbergh, see photos, letters & videos in this hub.
See sausage trees to cycads on impressive estate grounds & vintage Model T's to a stocked lab while learning more about these amazing men. Photos & videos.
Learn some facts and see photos & videos regarding the brown pelican plus see my original linocut artwork using this bird as subject matter.
Who would believe rest stops can be this beautiful? Amazing!
How many city parks have a real log cabin & authentic covered bridge? Learn about the movie "The Bridges of Madison County" & more with photos & videos.
View grand Victorian cottages, natural features, lighthouses & more via photos & videos while reading descriptions of this fabulous island site in Michigan.
The elegant & historic Grand Hotel has been the location for movies & so much more. See photos, videos & enjoy!
Fort Mackinac was an important military site in the Great Lakes region during the American War of Independence & has an interesting history. Interactive visitor site today. Photos & videos.
Imagine living inside of an Indian cliff dwelling high up in a limestone escarpment. See photos & videos of Montezuma's Castle in Arizona.
2 buttery cookie recipes in this hub + a video. Pecan Fingers & M-M-M Good Cookies. Enjoy!
Vietnam war photos, some videos and memories dating back to the 1960's.
These Cherry Winks are so pretty & good tasting as well. Enjoy the step by step instructions & photos.
So much beauty & history in this small Mid-west river town! See a Ulysses S. Grant home & more. Photos & videos.
This bar cookie recipe is an old family one. Enjoy some background photos as well as step by step instructions.
Chocolate Crinkle cookies are delicious & pretty. Learn how to make these following step by step instructions plus photos. Yummy!
What do old manual typewriters have to do with this delicious cookie recipe? Read to discover...
My mother remembered the days of ice boxes & this family cookie recipe goes back to those days or possibly even further. Enjoy!
Delicious cookie recipe using the cereal Wheaties plus other simple ingredients.
From birdhouse shadows to wasp nests to plants & geckos see what catches my attention with a camera. Photos and videos plus information.
Largest Indian pueblo ruins in Arizona dating back over 800 years. See photos and videos of this remarkable site not far from the Grand Canyon.
Learn about this beautiful and hardy flowering shrub for mild climates. Photos & videos.
This is one hardy, evergreen & perennial favorite shrub that blooms much of the year in outdoor southern climates. See photos & videos.
Mission San Xavier del Bac ~ Photos of National Historic Landmark on Indian Reservation in Tucson, Arizona
An historic & dazzling beauty of a mission church that is situated on land that changed hands many times...now on Indian reservation. Photos & videos.
Visiting the Desert Botanical Garden would be a delight not only because of the plants & scenery, but also because of the great seasonal & special events held there. Photos & videos.
Like cut flowers that last a while? See photos and videos of these alstroemeria beauties.
Indians used to live in this locale not far from the Grand Canyon. See this amazing place via photos & videos. Yes...there are walnut trees!
These are the unsung heroes living among us. Learn something about their training & dedication. Pictures & videos.
Photos & videos show the plantation home & tell some history of the 7th President of the U.S. He was a controversial figure to be sure!
Atop Lookout Mountain see gorgeous views, beautiful rock formations & colorful gardens. Photos & videos include Ruby Falls & Incline Railway.
This amazing site just north of Flagstaff is amazing! See photos and videos of this close encounter with bombastic volcanic activity of the past.
See photos & videos of the Southern Magnolia trees + learn how to grow & care for them. The blossoms are spectacular and fragrant!
The scenic stage set by the Wisconsin River winding through beautiful sandstone cliffs & peppered with Indian lore was the original reason to visit the Dells. Expansion now makes this a family centered vacation...
We recently had old slides converted into DVDs and the 47 pictures of Big Bend National Park are derived from them. Enjoy learning about this southwest part of Texas as I did in reviewing and writing this hub. ...
These buildings set against a dramatic backdrop of rock outcroppings housed soldiers back in the days when covered wagons filled with pioneers were heading west and needed protection from raiding Indians. Our visit...
Pictures of the "largest living thing on earth" & other sites within these magnificent national parks of Sequoia & Kings Canyon. Some of these sequoia trees existed long before the building of the pyramids in...
If Clare Boothe Luce was to comment on a soldier's tour of duty today verses those in 1945 what do you think she would have to say? Old Stars and Stripes newspaper article referenced plus videos.
This 87 acre lake within Sequoia National Park dates back to the days of commercial logging and lumber flumes. To learn more about that and see photos and videos of this playground as it exists today, read more.
Come along and see this scenic area where American Indians years ago spent time grinding their acorns, drawing images (petroglyphs) on large rocks and where bears would have been catching fish in nearby rushing waters. ...
That son referred to in this happy exchange later became my husband. Some family history during WWII included plus photos.
Cute wedding words of advice hand written in 1942 as well as the romance between two Drake University pharmacists and the short life they shared...
Not everyone in Texas owns horses and wears 10 gallon hats. However people can experience a bit of the Wild West decor (buffalo and all!)along with slow cooked grub pleasing to most everyone's tastebuds at Goode Co....
Pictures and videos showing varieties of iris plants and how to grow them. Our experiences plus other information you may wish to know about this flowering perennial.
Our experiences with pros & cons of growing the beautiful red tipped photinia plants including photos & videos.
Loretto Chapel Santa Fe New Mexico ~ Cristo Rey Church ~ St. Francis Cathedral ~ Historic Places to Visit
My mother & I got to spend some time in Santa Fe one year & among other things truly enjoyed getting to see these historic churches. Photos & videos.
From multiple state parks along Pacific shore-scapes to historic lighthouses to Undersea Gardens to sandcastles, we enjoyed this and more on our vacation in this part of Oregon. See many beautiful pictures and videos!
This northwestern part of California offers spectacular scenery. From the pounding surf along the rocky coastline and aptly named Battery Point Lighthouse to the magnificent reaching towards the sky redwood trees, this...
It was our first thrilling jet boat ride ever & what prettier a place to have experienced it than on the placid & sometimes turbulent Rogue River in Oregon! Pictures & videos.
Traversing the cold blue waters of San Francisco Bay by ferry between Fisherman's Wharf and Sausalito, one will pass by Alcatraz Island and see brightly colored sailboats and other pleasure craft skimming the waves. ...
See the largest wildflower seed growing farm in all of Texas with colorful pictures and videos.
Commander in Chief of the Pacific Fleet during World War 2, this interesting interactive museum and grounds is a must visit place for history buffs who wish to learn more about the life and times of Admiral Chester...
See photos & videos of how to grow & care for camellia plants. The show of flowers each year is spectacular!
My mother and I enjoyed seeing these historic thick adobe structures which have stood the test of time. American Indian and Spanish influences are easily viewed in this capital city.
A trip to the lounge called Top of the Mark at the Mark Hopkins Hotel should be on everyone's "to do" list. The scenery overlooking the City of San Francisco and Bay from this lofty position is amazing! Photos and...
Handwritten letter from 1921 from a war buddy of my grandfather's after World War 1. Early bi-plane history in the European Theatre.
Swinging on the rustic porch of historic Grandlake Lodge looking at the Rocky Mountains & the sparkling waters of lakes...can life be any sweeter?
Also known as bugelweed this hardy perennial groundcover grows and spreads easily. See my photos and other videos of this pretty plant.
Where we live, crawfish season is a much celebrated event! If you are not familiar, you can learn all about them, how to catch, cook and eat them here. M-M-Good!
This was the first motor route to cross the Rocky Mountains. This unpaved road takes one through various ecosystems and spectacular scenery. Photos & videos.
Anyone already writing or thinking about authoring articles (hubs) on HubPages would find these HubCamps friendly and informative.
See baseball gift items, videos & learn history about the Cardinals, Stan the Man, Busch statium & the downtown St. Louis landscape.
One can assend this "Purple Mountain Majesty" in a number of ways...mountain climbing, cog railway, bus tours or even auto racing. The views from the lofty top of Pikes Peak are worth it no matter how one gets there!
My memories to back to when the Braves were the professional baseball team in Milwaukee. See info about the Brewers, gifts and videos.
What can encourage a child to read any better than receiving a favorite magazine delivered monthly with their name on it? Some terrific suggestions and bargains here!
See pictures & vidoes which range from wooded settings, beaver dams, streams and waterfalls to above treeline dwarf alpine flowers on this highest continuous paved road in all of the United States.
See photos & videos regarding Lladro figurines & learn about these charming porcelains.
I am so happy to still have my grandmother's old food mill. Making homemade applesauce & choke cherry jelly is not only easy but fun, tasty & satisfying. Learn how easy it is by watching the videos in this hub...
This hub will give tips on how to successfully grow and propagate this showy shrub that obviously reminds some people of their wedding day.
Pictures & videos of the Eagle Dance, Hoop Dance & others which are performed daily by Native American Indians dressed in colorful feathered costumes at the Manitou Springs Cliff Dwellings.
Learn about Alcazar the horse; what my grandfather's WW1 war pilot buddy was doing in Frisco, TX; handwritten letters and what people do with cigar boxes today.
8 wonderful videos and information about this healing approach to daily life. Are you familiar with HoOponopono?
See the finest and whitest of sand beaches along the Gulf coast as well as spectacular sunrises & sunsets. Fort Walton is a playground extraordinaire! Photos & videos included.
Getting to see these large & intelligent sea creatures in person as we did in Florida, one can only hope that manatees will survive long into the future. See the videos & learn more about these gentle giants.
There are many good reasons to wear sunglasses in addition to fashion. Learn about Pterygium, Photokeratitis, Cataract, Cancer Prevention & more.
Many photos show my cousin's prize winning Shih Tzu dogs in all kinds of costumes & poses. They are dressed for every occasion & season of the year.
Prior to any leaves unfurling onto the branches of our redbud tree each Spring, suddenly it is ablaze with the color pink. Learn how to care for this beauty of a gardener's delight.
Ice Fishing for Walleye Ice Fishing for Walleye fish as well as many other kinds of fish enthralls many fishermen when the weather turns cooler and those lazy days of Summer slip into the cool and crisp days of...
Do you know why one should use a decanter when serving wine? Learn the reasons here. Includes videos.
The black pepper in these delicious pepper cookies that I like to make seem to accentuate the other flavors such as ginger, cinnamon and cloves. Enjoy the recipe and make into shapes desired for any occasion.
Learn information and history about Riedel, Waterford, Vera Wang, Orrefors & Mikasa crystal. Includes videos.
From hunting in South Texas to putting those hunting rifles aside...see real photos + memories of the movie Bambi with videos.
My dad taught us how to ice skate on the lake when we were young. See some fun videos and learn more...
Icicles & snowflakes were a part of winter where I grew up as a child. Putting these types of ornaments on a Christmas tree is not only pretty, but brings back happy memories.
My memories of tobogganing with my family in Oconomowoc are good ones as were my mother's of having fun in Milwaukee when she was young. What a great thing to do when snow covered hills beckon!
Learn about the creator of Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. Today Rudolph is an iconic symbol during the Christmas season & known to many children and adults world-wide.
Snowmen ornaments on packages or Christmas trees bring back happy childhood memories for me of making and dressing these iconic winter figures of the snowy north. Sing along with the videos in this hub!
Many of the ingredients going into this tasty cookie recipe are nutritious and healthy. Everyone always asks for more! Enjoy it and also different recipes from videos in this hub.
During the Christmas season do memories of Sugarplum Fairies & costumed Nutcrackers start going through your mind along with the beloved music by Tchaikovsky as it does mine?
Our need for umbrellas brought back memories. Learn more about Gene Kelly with the addition of videos & enjoy!
It is so easy to make up delicious, healthy and relatively inexpensive Chinese food at home using the many cookbooks and tools available. Most of the time spent is in preparation...all the chopping, slicing and dicing....
From German cookbooks to knives to chocolates, surely there is something that would please a gift recipient. Videos included in this hub.
Making sauerkraut, probiotics and health benefits are addressed in this hub with photos and videos. I loved that smell of fermenting sauerkraut as a child!
My introduction to Mexican food started when my family moved to McAllen, Texas...just across the border from Reynosa, Mexico. Preparing this delicious food can be easily done at home with the help of some great...
My husband brought the cookbook "The Art of French Cooking" into our marriage with him. Many good ideas here for those who love or wish to learn more about French cooking. À la votre!
I grew up with the love of reading instilled at an early age by my parents and grandparents. Giving one's children a head start in life by reading to them and giving them their own books can only affect them positively...
Did you grow up as I did watching Popeye cartoons? See photos and videos in this hub that may bring back memories. Crystal City celebrates Popeye in a big way!
Beauty and the Beast...this touching story had me rooting for the warm hearted ape called King Kong. The videos in this hub will remind you of this classic film. Animal rights are as important today as ever!
If you enjoy fragrant cups of steaming expresso coffee, why not make it at home for you and your company? Easy and so good!
I think that Santa & Mrs. Claus deserve a vacation after a year of supervising elves making all those gifts for good boys & girls & then the whirlwind night of deliveries. Don't you? Have you ever wondered...
I find it hard to pass up the opportunity to acquire more cute Christmas ornaments portraying darling cats each year to keep or give as gifts. Perhaps you do the same?
My niece had quite a collection of these Cabbage Patch dolls when she was growing up. Remember the frenzy of parents scrambling to get the most coveted ones? They are still collected today.
I can't think of a cuter Christmas tree ornament than those of our favorite dog breeds. If you are like me, decorating packages with ornaments is also fun.
My mother loved dolls, especially her favorite one named Annette after one of the famous Dionne Quintuplets. Learn how the Dionne Quintuplet girls were reared. Sad!
These dazzling white blossomed trees herald Spring each year. See photos & learn how to best care for these trees which also grace Fall with their magnificent colored leaves.
I currently have the cute little baby shoes that my brothers & I wore & that my parents later had bronzed & preserved as keepsakes. A video shows the process of how it is still done today.
True & now funny story of that awful day in the 1950's. Pictures & videos. How to get rid of skunk smell.
Numerous photos and videos showcase many of the flowering plants in our garden at this time of year. Learn how to grow and care for them.
We love the splash of color that growing crotons adds to our landscape. Learn how to care for these beauties which come in hundreds of varieties, colors & forms.
Anyone wishing to see authentic old gold mining towns should visit Cripple Creek. Casinos & tourism helped to keep it from becoming a ghost town. Pictures & videos.