My Top Ten List for 2012

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Since disappearing from those I love seems to be a requirement for maintaining a blog, I have let it slip during the holidays. The joy of connecting with friends and family is too great to miss a moment. That said, I … Continue reading

California Adventure: Deetjen’s at Big Sur and Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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25 years ago I found myself  navigating a  Lincoln continental the size of an aircraft carrier up a very  dark and twisty  Highway 1. Somewhere north of  LA bound for San Francisco with a 6 mo old sleeping Christina and … Continue reading

California Adventure: Highway 1 Pescadero to Big Sur

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The drive: This drive follows California Highway 1 and twists along the spectacular Big Sur Coast between Carmel and Morro Bay along central California’s Pacific shoreline. The road is simply one of the world’s most breathtaking drives, a must-do adventure … Continue reading

California Adventure: Pigeon Point Lighthouse Hostel

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Having spent 4 days in the city utilizing every form of transportation: walking, running, taxi, scooter, cable cars, bus and rail (both below and above ground), we are now enjoying the independence offered by our shiny black Camaro convertible. We made the … Continue reading

California Adventure: San Francisco

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Travel can be such a conundrum. You want to explore someplace that you have never been to and to experience the joy of fresh discoveries. However, when you have already experienced places that hold a special allure, it’s hard not … Continue reading