Hiking in Mount Tamalpais State Park

Last weekend I set to finally check out the top of Mount Tamalpais (Mt Tam), in Marin County. Besides reaching the top, the park has many trails that can make for a very beautiful day. Let’s get to the different parts of this day trip Read More …

Los Gatos Creek Trail

As the days are getting longer and warmer, walking outside becomes enjoyable again, more so when visiting new places. Few weekends ago, a sunny Sunday, I went for a walk at the Los Gatos Creek Trail. The Los Gatos Creek Trail runs for 11 miles Read More …

Cinque Terre National Park

Last May I was traveling in Italy. I have written about my first destination in two previous posts, one about Ragusa Ibla and Ortigia, the other about Valle dei Templi and Scala dei Turchi. My next destination was almost at the opposite side of the Read More …

Fall colors in Mono County

Autumn is the season of the warm colors of turning leaves. The Eastern Sierra here in Mono County, California, provides a wonderful backdrop for this seasonal display, with its variety of landscape, featuring vegetation, mountains, lakes and blue skies. Vegetation in particular provides an amazing Read More …