Posted in February 2012

Sunday at Playland

Sunday at Playland

What is Playland (at the Beach)? Before my time it was a beachfront amusement park on the edge of San Francisco. Think Coney Island or the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. This was back in the days when frolicking on beach was super popular in the US. We’re talking way back in the depression years. This … Continue reading

Sunbathing Seals

Sunbathing Seals

One of the my favorite things do along the beach is combing the tide pools. On this day we were greeted by a number of seals. Although we were quite close to them, they just couldn’t be bothered. Follow my camping adventures here.

Lover’s Cove on Catalina Island

Lover’s Cove on Catalina Island

Voted “World’s Healthiest Marine Environment” by Scuba Diving Magazine, this protected marine sanctuary has a visibility of 40’+. Although my original plan was to do some snorkling, I didn’t brave the cold waters and kayaked instead.