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The adventure… part 30; Let’s wrap this thing up… part 1: Look who I ran into!!!

So, after my mishap in the tidepools on Monterey Peninsula, I decided to forgo more sightseeing on the coast and head straight to the Bay Area. I had a dinner planned at the Circus Pub, an English pub just down … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 29; The Monterey Peninsula… part 4… Tidepools and the end of the road…

I love that photo, taken on the last day of the Highway One part of the adventure where I explored the coastline of California. One my way back to Highway One, I stopped once more on the Monterey Peninsula, just … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 28; The Monterey Peninsula… part 3… Rock stackers gone wild…

Still very early morning on day 5 of the adventure. Still doing that ’17 mile drive’ scenic road. That is, until I got distracted by some rocks. Most of the rocks I had seen so far on this adventure had … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 27; The Monterey Peninsula… part 2… cyborg deer and golfing coyotes…

There is this thing at the tip of the Monterey Peninsula called ‘The 17 mile drive’. It cost about ten dollars, and passes beside some of the most exclusive private dwellings, fancy golf courses, wild coastline and beautiful pine forests … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 26; The Monterey Peninsula… part 1…

Still trying to get that perfect photo of a crashing wave. Also, if you are new here, this is not a travel blog. I am just caught up on a little side trip. We will be getting back to the … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 23; Cruisin’ the crazy coast of California with your tour guide, Me!!!… part 5… Big Sur…

Well, we are still on day 4 of the adventure, if you go back and consult that map I made. But we are getting into some new stuff. Big Sur is a town on the California coast. It is sort … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 21; Cruisin’ the crazy coast of California with your tour guide, Me!!!… part 3…

Driving North of Highway One. It is magical. The sea grows more wild. The coast more jagged. The wind more cutting. The fog becomes a living thing. Even the wildflowers are hardier. The coast will always surprise you. As a … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 20; Cruisin’ the crazy coast of California with your tour guide, Me!!!… part 2…

Let’s explore the central coast of California as I make my way north on Highway One, from the beach with the elephant seals towards Big Sur and the Monterey peninsula. This is day 4 of the adventure, if you want … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 19; Cruisin’ the crazy coast of California with your tour guide, Me!!!

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The adventure… part 18; We say goodbye to the Elephant Seals, and continue our way North…

Is that a battle cry, or a yawn? Is that a nose scratch or a sunshade? Nature is full of mysteries. For example, I said in an earlier post that the otters were cleaning themselves. My older daughter Jessica corrected … Continue reading

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