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The United States of America is represented by the various districts, cities, towns, special zones and Unesco sites, the people, food, culture and unique attributes to each area within the country

View of Bay Bridge from Treasure island
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Treasure Island revisited, a photo tour

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 […]

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Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
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Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, a photo essay

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 […]

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A Dim sum gathering and guide, Photo Friday
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A Dim sum gathering and guide, Photo Friday

  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 […]

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Beautiful Hilo and local celebrations, photo Friday

 Beautiful Hilo and local celebrations, photo Friday   You can’t beat being in Hawaii on a gorgeous day especially when special celebrations happen in towns like Hilo. Hawaii  Beautiful moments and photographic opportunities abound when an event or holiday occurs and everyone dresses up for the occasion. In this case, Lei Day celebrations commemorate the […]

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San Francisco in Black and White, photo Friday

 San Francisco in Black and White, photo Friday (Walking along the coastal trails from Lands End to Baker beach in San Francisco) Taking pictures in San Francisco and creating black and white photographs of this iconic city is a fun and exciting challenge, and exploring the many attractions and landmarks around the city can easily fill […]

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San Francisco in springtime

    It’s always amazing to visit San Francisco any time of the year, but springtime in the city is definitely when the city starts to open up and unfold all its delightful layers. Each district seems to bustle with more activity and people enjoying the springtime weather, being outdoors and checking out the local scene or […]

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Photo Friday – Kilauea lava entry into the ocean on Hawaii

My first Photo Friday and Aloha Friday combined is almost in my back yard area of East Hawaii. Down the road, about an hours drive from my home in Orchidland to the end of the two lane highway is Kalapana, a small community wiped out by lava coming down from the hillsides of the still active volcano […]

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