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Beaches of the world in every shape and color. These include beaches in urban, tropical, exotic getaways, off the beaten path and truly remote areas of the world where the beaches are almost unknown to the tourist visitor

A Presidio hike, crabbing and crab fest in San Francisco

Crabs in San Francisco

Crabs in San Francisco? Fun on a Presidio Hike.   It’s early January and crabs are typically the favorite New Years delicacy favored by San Franciscans and everyone living around the Bay Area. And why not, it’s crab season and the local Dungeness crabs are what every restaurant in town is featuring as a seasonal specialty until […]

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1000 cranes at Grace Cathedral

San Francisco Christmas and a holiday greeting

San Francisco Christmas and a holiday greeting   Where has the year gone I wonder?  I’m back in San Francisco visiting friends and family for the holidays and it’s both wonderful and strange to be celebrating Christmas so soon with end of the year passing through so quickly. Fortunately the rainy weather that has been a blessing for the […]

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Wild flowers in bloom at the Limantour Esteros

Exploring Point Reyes National Seashore

Exploring Point Reyes National Seashore in Northern California   On a sunny day in Marin County, spending a wonderful day outdoors especially at Point Reyes National Seashore is a fantastic way to see some amazing wildlife and marine life. Inside the park you’ll find pristine forests, estuaries and dunes, and panoramic coastal views that extend […]

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California wild flowers at the community garden in Point Reyes Station

Visiting Point Reyes Station – Travel Photo Mondays

Visiting Point Reyes Station – Travel Photo Mondays It’s Monday morning, time to enjoy some gorgeous travel photography and inspiration from around the world. Let’s banish those Monday blues by sharing beautiful imagery and personal story telling. You can also check us out on Twitter for Travel Photo Mondays at #tpMondays for more updates and submissions for the day. Let’s go […]

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Hiking the coastal trails at Point Lobos State Reserve

Enjoying nature at Point Lobos Reserve

 Enjoying nature at Point Lobos Reserve This place is simply breathtaking – the crown jewel of the California State parks, Point Lobos Reserve is the ultimate of California’s scenic coastline that will leave you speechless. The peninsula juts out into the ocean just south of Monterey Bay and is one of the most panoramic coastlines in […]

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Exploring the quirky and cool attractions in Moss Landing

Exploring the quirky and cool attractions in Moss Landing

 Exploring Moss Landing in Monterey County If someone had told me that Moss Landing in Monterey county was a cool place to visit, I would have probably just been surprised and curious at the same time to find out why. Typically overlooked by speeding cars heading out to visit popular attractions in Monterey, Moss Landing […]

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Pacific Grove looking out to Lovers Point

Enjoying a day in Monterey and Pacific Grove,Travel Photo Mondays #42

     Enjoying a day in Monterey and Pacific Grove  – Travel Photo Mondays It’s Monday morning, time to enjoy some gorgeous travel photography and inspiration from around the world. Let’s banish those Monday blues by sharing gorgeous imagery and story telling. You can also check us out on Twitter for Travel Photo Mondays at #tpMondays for more updates […]

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