California · United States

Klamath, California and Trees Of Mystery

If you plan to enjoy the "supernatural magic" of the Redwoods, then you must visit Trees Of Mystery located on Highway 101, right on the Pacific Coast.  This family-owned & operated nature attraction is only 36 miles south of the Oregon border. Opened in 1946, this is an 8/10th's of a mile groomed interpretive trail… Continue reading Klamath, California and Trees Of Mystery

California · Uncategorized · United States

More About Crescent City, California

There are a few more places to check out if you are up in the northern part of the California coast, especially in Crescent City. At Ocean World, you can take a 45-minute fully-guided tour which is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.  You can learn about the unique creatures who live and play within the rocks near… Continue reading More About Crescent City, California

California · United States

Battery Point Lighthouse & Museum – Crescent City, California

Crescent City is located at the very tippy-top of California.  I found a great map on Pinterest of this area: If you look at the "inset" box on the top right, you will find the Battery Point Lighthouse. The lens (in the tower's lantern room) lit up the night sky for the first time in… Continue reading Battery Point Lighthouse & Museum – Crescent City, California

California · United States

Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, Northernmost Tip of California

Located not far from the border of Oregon, is the last in a long stream of redwood parks that stretch up the California coast.   Just drive 9-miles east from Crescent City (near the ocean) inland & you will find this untrammeled redwood forest.  This is one of the most "pure" of redwood parks.  You can't… Continue reading Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, Northernmost Tip of California

California · United States

California’s Redwood Highway

Marin, Mendocino, and Sonoma counties. The Pacific Coast Highway. I would love to see these areas on a driving trip up the California coast. So I'm going to to do a little research on the small, coastal towns, beaches, and any other attractions along the way.    What originally caught my eye was this picture of… Continue reading California’s Redwood Highway

Louisiana · United States

Three Eclectic New Orleans restaurants:

If you want to feel like you've just stepped into a Parisian café, then you should check out La Crêpe Nanou > http://lacrepenanou.com/ Located at 1410 Robert Street in New Orleans. This art-deco inspired bistro serves dinner, dessert, and brunch plus a nice selection of wine and liqueur.  All of the menu items are offered… Continue reading Three Eclectic New Orleans restaurants:

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Alfresco Dining (the enchantment of dining outdoors)

There is just something magical about dining outside.  The picture above (located at Spencer's Restaurant in Palm Springs, California) caught my eye.  Everything about it is enchanting.  Hanging lanterns, glowing table lamps, and the flickering flames from a fire pit transform an ordinary day into something mystical. Any alfresco dining will do!  Here are some… Continue reading Alfresco Dining (the enchantment of dining outdoors)