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, […]
California is filled with beautiful cities, expansive oceans, beaches and coastline, scenic countryside, wine regions, the Sierra Mountains and amazing National parks like Yosemite and Lassen, panoramic lakes like Lake Tahoe. Its a diverse, large and filled with different adventure, lifestyle, city discoveries and open spaces.
Hetch Hetchy reservoir and dam Hetch Hetchy valley It must have been amazing to see the Hetch Hetchy Valley in its unspoiled and natural state prior prior to it being dammed up as a reservoir to fill the water needs of the Bay Area and San Francisco. Below is a beautiful black and white photograph taken of the valley prior to the […]
Stow Lake in Golden Gate park, 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 Turtle enjoying the afternoon light Today, we are taking a walk around one of my favorite […]
San Francisco – best views to take a picture San Francisco, can you get any bad shots of this amazing city? It doesn’t seem likely with postcard views from every angle along the many hillsides, coastline or bay front offering dynamic views of San Francisco and the entire Bay Area. There is no shortage of scenic spots around […]
Treasure Island revisited, a photo tour There is something cool about visiting an island in the middle of San Francisco bay. Treasure Island has such a kitschy title that harkens back to something mysterious and full of surprises, considering it was named after the novel Treasure Island, by Robert Louis Stevenson who live briefly in the city. Entirely […]
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, a photo essay . Outdoors at the Ferry Plaza, food vendors selling fresh certified produce The Ferry Plaza The mecca of farmers markets in San Francisco is held outside in front of the Embarcadero ferry terminal three times weekly, with the largest market taking place on Saturdays. The Ferry Plaza farmers market is widely acclaimed […]
A Dim sum gathering and guide, Photo Friday Eating dim sum (Chinese dumplings) in San Francisco is a favorite morning to early afternoon activity with locals and tourists alike in the city. Not just confined to Chinatown, there are so many dim sum restaurants to be found throughout the many neighborhood districts around San Francisco. How to […]