S: Seven Days in San Diego - April 2012
BC: created by Gail Campbell 2012
FC: Seven Days in San Diego April 2012
1: Downtown San Diego from the bay
2: The Coronado Bridge spans the bay and takes us to beautiful Coronado Island.
3: a stop for lunch on the island
4: The Bird of Paradise was in full bloom.
5: Hotel del Coronado...a grand old seaside hotel
6: Maritime Museum
7: Ahoy there matey!
8: Great fun for a prairie guy to spend time in a seaport city.
10: Russian Submarine or Pirates of the Caribbean?
11: knots from simple to complex
12: Sea World
13: Shamu on the left and seals on the right
15: cool tricks
17: So where are the treats?
18: aboard the aircraft carrier Midway
19: checking out all the instruments on the bridge
20: Who is this man and what crime has landed him in the brig?
21: lots of visitors on board and many planes on deck
22: We take a tour of the Bay and see everything from harbour seals sunning themselves to warships returning from the Gulf.
23: And there are the other ever-present reminders that this city is a U. S. naval base.
24: a look at Coronado Island from the Bay
29: Sailing ships in all sizes and shapes
31: back on the shore...... .....the sailor and the nurse
33: Old Town San Diego... ...a sampling of the interesting store-fronts
34: Balboa Park
39: The planes coming into the San Diego airport fly in very low.