Category Archives: Travel

Transformation — Land’s End turns chilly

It’s always a pleasure to visit Land’s End where San Francisco meets the Pacific, but you never know what weather you will find. In these shots we see Summer turning to Fall when the haze and fog fill the air, … Continue reading

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Peek — Halloween in Palo Alto

Take a peek at this figure hiding behind a traffic cone. What’s going on? It’s all a part of Halloween in Palo Alto — four blocks were closed to traffic and most of the home owners prepared special effects (one … Continue reading

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Waiting — Horses Crossing

Two horses cross the road while cars wait. The horses are returning to the stables that replaced the site formerly used by the Stanford Artificial Intelligence  Laboratory (SAIL) from 1965 to 1991. Horses now tread where robots once roamed. Quite … Continue reading

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Path — Walking on Windy Hill

Out for a walk on the path to Windy Hill; it’s the start of winter, but the grass is green and I think of spring. Where am I going? I don’t quite know. What does it matter where people go? Down … Continue reading

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Earth — Oaks in the Watershed

California oaks from a viewpoint overlooking the Peninsula Watershed off Interstate 280 in San Mateo County between Palo Alto and San Francisco. Percival was a California Highway patrolman killed in the line of duty. Carto To see other views of Earth … Continue reading

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Dinnertime — Lemon Tart at the Museum

Lunch is Lemon Tart with a coffee chaser. Across the Music Concourse, the California Academy’s roof garden is green and beautiful in the brilliant spring sun. I’m having a snack while I wait to visit the Oscar de la Renta … Continue reading

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Vacation — Glacier and Yellowstone Parks

This merry-go-round pony has a new home at the Missoula airport. The pony’s hand carved relatives are going around in circles at “A Carousel for Missoula“. Check it out. Summer vacations are great; mine is over now, but still fills … Continue reading

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