About a month ago I was for the first time on the beautiful Maui, Hawaii. Feels like a long time ago, as lot of things have been happening in these busy days, but the memories of the trip are vivid enough that I can almost still hear the cold rain pouring on the parked car, […]
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 along the Los Gatos Creek. It covers both sides of […]
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 country, my first visit to the famous Cinque Terre. The […]
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 display of contrast of the yellow and orange colors of […]
A visit to the Lassen Volcanic National Park cannot be considered complete unless you also cover its northern area, and see with your own eyes the marvels of the Cinder Cone, the Painted Dunes and the Fantastic Lava Beds. And if you are up to the challenge, even climb up the Cinder Cone. The trail […]
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