Drive to Monterey Bay

Drive to Monterey Bay

On a spring morning in downtown San Francisco I was waiting for the bus.  I had signed up for a bus tour to the Monterey Peninsula located on the Northern California coastline, about two hours south of San Francisco. It was cold that day --which is typical  for the weather along the Nor Cal coast -- [...]

Travel Like A Local

Travel Like A Local

One summer I visited a good friend of mine down in San Clemente, a beach town along the California shore in Orange County.  It's a calm relaxing place that you would find in any travel magazine. Roads curve gently along homes set in hills rolling down to meet sandy beaches and vibrant blue waters. It was [...]