Joshua Tree National Park is located about 3 hours outside of Los Angeles, California. It was a backdrop of many movies and songs: U2 named their 5th album due to the inspiring area, and movies such as Seven Psychopaths was also shot here as well as the TV series Entourage. The park was named after the tree Joshua Tree as it covers the area, it also consists of two deserts. The national park can be a great place for hiking, camping and if you are short on time, it is drivable just make sure you have enough gas in your tank. Here are some photos:

Entrance to Joshua Tree National Park
Joshua Tree


Cactus Field


Typical landscape in Josha Tree National Park