Category Archive for "California"

San Diego

Apr 24 2016

San Diego was one of those surprising destinations where you encounter so much more than you expected. It’s trite to say there’s…

Winchester Mystery House

May 31 2015

“Beautiful but bizarre.” It’s the tagline for an eclectic Victorian mansion in San Jose, California, pieced together with dozens of staircases (some…

San Jose Rose Garden

Feb 15 2015

San Jose, California, is almost a rose garden itself. All the pretty suburban homes have rose bushes spilling out of backyards or…

Monterey Bay

Nov 09 2014

I didn’t see enough of Monterey when I was in northern California. It wasn’t until after I returned home that I learned this handsome…

San Francisco

Nov 02 2014

There’s almost too much to do in San Francisco, so I won’t try to provide a travel guide. Frankly, it’s been done.…