FC: California | 2011
1: Stanford University campus Chapel--Memorial--Walk Ways! Amazing architecture!
2: This day began with a stop at the Golden Gate then off to Muir Woods! to | Amazing! One of the last stands of old-growth redwood forest on Earth!
3: A drive along Panoramic Hwy, over Mount Tamalpais led us to Stinson Beach for lunch and to dip my toes in the Pacific Ocean-cold but gorgeous! The rocky coastline is unbelievable and the winding roads a blast! Thanks Frank!
4: Napa Valley! A stop at Mondavi Vineyard and V.Sattui for some wine tasting! So many wines so little time! | A ride back through Sonoma-walked the square and visited the mission!
5: We ended our day in San Francisco and dinner at the Cliff House! Sunset over the Pacific...need I say more? WOW!
6: A few shots of the incredible gardens at Filoli Historic Gardens & Home! | Fight for a just cause; Love your fellow man; Live a good life."
7: South of Half Moon Bay sits Pigeon Point Lighthouse..Chilly by the ocean! Spotted a few seals in the water with their pups!
8: My tour guides Frank & Annie along the rocky coastline on our trip to Half Moon Bay!
9: San Francisco landscape with the Coit Tower in the background. | One way to San Francisco! | Pier 1 at the bay
10: Bettina and I ride the cable cars! Hold on!! | WOW! The hills and Alcatraz in the distance!
11: Lunch with Bettina at La Bastille in downtown San Francisco! Cheers!!! | Chinatown! | Darryl's art! | Lombard St.
12: A bucket list item for sure!! Words can not describe this ride!
13: WOW! | WOW! | WOW!
14: Take me out to the ball game.. San Francisco Giants VS Brewers! Fear the Beard!!! Fun..Fun...Fun..!
15: An early morning walk along the coastline! | Views of the Golden Gate! Beautiful! | The Cliff House! | The Legion of Honor
16: La Famiglia--- beautiful weather, delicious food, great wine and family, who could ask for more!
18: My first official Tennis Tournament! Thanks Annie! | Stanford Univeristy
19: Our day in Monterey Steven, Sandy, Me, Frank, and Jimmy pose for a picture before we begin our adventure! First stop, Monterey Bay Aquuarium!
20: Just a few of the more than 35,000 animals and plants at the aquarium! | The beauty of these amazing creatures was a sight to see!
21: Some shopping on Cannery Row then lunch at... | Bubba Gump Seafood Resturant! Delicious!
22: We ended this amazing vacation with yet another spectacular drive along the Pacific coastline....the famous 17-Mile Drive... with its 21 points of interest along the way, the sights will take your breath away! My favorite word this week.. WOW! | Point Joe
23: Seal Rock & Bird Rock So many!
24: One of my favorite stops along the 17 Mile Drive.. The Lone Cypress.
25: Pebble Beach Golf Course..the 18th hole, club house and monument.