Tag Archives: California

 

San Francisco, second day

We start the day by the best brunch in town. Well you have to queue a bit but it’s definitely worse it! Stomachs full, we begin our day around the harbour. We spend a moment […]

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San Francisco, first day

Camille and I have visited quite a few large American cities and we can’t help but be surprised by the particular atmosphere each manages to have. San Francisco is the same, very unique! We are […]

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On the way to San Francisco

On the way to San Francisco, we hang around Napa Valley. Don’t give this a miss, it’s beautiful and the coloured hills remind us a bit of Tuscany. We stop in St Helena for a […]

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Yosemite, second day

3 of us seem to be a little bit tired. As usual, the only one to be in great shape is my father! We opt for a long but flat trail: Valley Floor Loop. This […]

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Yosemite, first day

With its breathtaking waterfalls and its impressive granite domes, Yosemite is probably one of the most beautiful valleys I know. Another early day as the weather forecast is not good for the end of the […]

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Bodie, ghost town

Another place we visited 9 years ago: the ghost town of Bodie. Although 90% of the city was destroyed by two fires in 1892 and 1932, it is the largest and best preserved ghost townin […]

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Redondo Beach, Newport Beach

Today is a beach day. We are giving Los Angeles a miss and concentrate on Redondo Beach, Huntington Beach and Newport Beach. It feels good to breathe the air of the sea. The sky is […]

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