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Beautiful gardens, personal estates, public local, national and international parks, Designated World heritage sites, endangered sites and historic locations and perservation centers or parks.

A quirky and fun garden in Mendocino
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A quirky and fun garden in Mendocino

A fun garden In Mendocino I love being surprised just happening into someplace unusual or quirky, it really makes discovering a new place a wonderful experience. So when I walked into this fun and creative art garden in Mendocino, it totally put a smile on my face. The garden is located on the grounds of the […]

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Scenic hike to Glacier Point
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Scenic hike to Glacier Point in Yosemite Valley

Scenic hike to Glacier Point in Yosemite Valley The scenic hike to Glacier point from Yosemite Valley is over 9.6 miles/15.5 Km round trip. It will take about six to eight hours and goes up to an elevation of over 3200 feet.  Once you get to the top, you will be rewarded with stunning panoramas of […]

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Yosemite images in black and white
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Yosemite images in black and white

 Yosemite images in black and white   Classic Yosemite  “A great photograph is one that fully expresses what one feels, in the deepest sense, about what is being photographed.” ―     Ansel Adams Whenever anyone thinks of Yosemite, Ansel Adams and his striking black and white images immediately come into mind.  Even with so many talented artists, […]

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Yosemite Photos - key attractions and landscapes
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Yosemite Photos – key attractions and landscapes

 Yosemite Photos – key attractions and landscapes Yosemite National Park “No temple made with hands can compare with Yosemite. Every rock in its walls seems to glow with life…Awful in stern, immovable majesty, how softly these rocks are adorned, and how fine and reassuring the company they keep: Their feet among beautiful groves and meadows, […]

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Montjuic Park
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Mossen Costa i Llobera garden in Barcelona – an exotic garden

Mossen Costa i Llobera garden in Barcelona – an exotic garden Mossen Costa i Llobera gardens I love discovering unusual or quirky things while visiting a new city and Barcelona does offer exciting and appealing sites to see. Some of these places grabbing my attention early on was when I visited Montjuic and the beautiful gardens that I saw […]

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Montjuic parks and botanic gardens in Barcelona

   Montjuic parks and botanic gardens in Barcelona Whenever I get tired of all day urban adventures with packed schedules, I find that its nice to spend a little quiet time in a beautiful garden to relax or enjoy a meal. Fortunately, Barcelona has many green spaces, beautiful parks and botanical gardens scattered throughout the city. […]

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