Category Archives: Wish You Were Here

Cemeteries featured in Wish You Were Here.

At Cypress Lawn this Weekend

This Sunday, September 16, I will show some of my favorite photographs from 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die at one of my favorite cemeteries in the book, Colma’s Cypress Lawn Memorial Park. Cypress Lawn was founded in the 1890s as … Continue reading

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Win a Copy of Wish You Were Here

Goodreads Book Giveaway Wish You Were Here by Loren Rhoads Giveaway ends October 23, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway  

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Wish You Were Here at Barnes & Noble

This coming Saturday afternoon — July 29 from 1 pm to 4 — I’ll be signing the updated new edition of Wish You Were Here in Flint, Michigan. Even if you’re not into casually visiting cemeteries, come support my favorite Barnes & … Continue reading

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Cemetery of the Week #155: Waine’e Church Cemetery

Waine’e Church Cemetery Near Waiola Church 535 Waine’e Street Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii 96761 Founded: 1823 Size: an acre or so Number of interments: approximately 200 marked Waine’e (Moving Water) Churchyard, established in 1823, was the first Christian cemetery in the … Continue reading

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Win a Copy of Wish You Were Here

Tell me your favorite graveyard in the comments below and win a paperback copy of Wish You Were Here: Adventures in Cemetery Travel. I’ll pick one winner at random on Halloween. Almost every tourist destination has a graveyard. You go … Continue reading

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