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Carter’s Beach

The popularity of Carter’s Beach is an example of the power of social media. This beach went from relatively unknown…

Bombay Beach

Remember the previous post on Lake Havasu, Arizona’s vacation destination and version of Daytona Beach? Well… Lake Havasu is the…

Ventura Beach

We spent a lot of time walking along this beach… morning, noon, and night. It’s a beautiful beach, especially at…

Pfeiffer Beach

For a well publicized beach, Pheiffer is surprising quiet… probably because it is off the beaten path and rather difficult…

Carlsbad Beach

Finding a parking spot was the most difficult part of going to the Carlsbad State Beach. We drove around hoping…

Qualicum Beach

Did you see it? Did you see it! There it goes. Look look look! It was an otter… a baby…

Villa Riviera, Long Beach

In the background of the photo above are two buildings. The Gothic building with the green copper roof is the…

Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach is every bit a cute California artisan community by the ocean. I arrived just in time for the…

The Storm that Rocked Santa Cruz

There is only one time in my life where I thought I would die; where inside my head a little…

Dead Roosters, Ancient Tea, and a Schoolhouse Restaurant

As part of the Peculiar Things theme, I’ll periodically share forgotten surprises (read: images) that upload themselves from my various…

2015: A Year of Travel

Los Angeles/Hollywood 2015 started with Los Angeles, Hollywood to be precise. It’s a longer flight than San Francisco but chalk…

Roadtrips

United States Vermont: Small Town America (2-days / 215 miles) Vermont is beautiful at any time of the year; and,…

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