Tag Archives: San Francisco Bay Area

The Sunday Traveler~The Hike Up at Rodeo Beach

The Sunday Traveler has posted about this beach in the past, but another day spent there yesterday brought another perspective when I hiked up a trail for higher vistas of this magnificent little corner of Marin County, right outside of … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~Pigeon Point Lighthouse

Pigeon Point Lighthouse, built in 1871 on the Pacific Coast of Northern California, to help ships navigating this treacherous coastline. The Sunday Traveler and her visitors spent a couple of hours here on a Sunday afternoon as we wound down … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler~ Home

If home is where the heart is, then this is home. Benicia, in Northern California, 36 miles north of San Francisco. Benicia is one of the few little towns on the Carquinez Strait, part of a tidal estuary of the … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler Snapshot ~ Home Sweet Home

Living in the San Francisco Bay Area allows one to travel short distances and feel like having been on the trip of a lifetime. No need for packing suitcases and struggling through airport madness.  Hop in your car, or on … Continue reading

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The Sunday Traveler ~ The Beach Scene

The Beach Scene. Home, familiar, you’ve been here before. You can relax and kick back. Do some people watching while having a light picnic lunch and an adult beverage; being with family has its advantages with designated drivers on hand. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Country Muse

My muse frequently directs me out onto the backroads that surround the suburban setting I live in. There, I find peace and the flow of creativity. I listen and can hear her voice. The seasons come and go, with green … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge~Achievement in Conservation

The crowded corridor of the San Francisco East Bay Area, leading through sprawling suburban cities into California’s Central Valley, becomes more and more crowded as developers take over lands that were once ranchlands  and open spaces. Through grace and people … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Yellow

Shades of a buttery yellow sunset, shot through a window screen. Photo taken in Berkeley looking out towards San Francisco across the Bay. Take a little trip over to Ailsa’s blog for more on the yellow travel theme for today

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J is For…

Jazz….. Would our lives be the same without it?  Not mine. The San Francisco Bay Area is rife with jazz clubs; those smoke-filled, darkened rooms exuding music that arrests your soul, grasping it and twisting it until you give in and lose … Continue reading

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Sunday Post: Surroundings

Jake has prompted us to post a little something on surroundings. This is just a little glimpse into the varied surroundings around me. http://jakesprinters.wordpress.com/2012/11/10/sunday-post-surroundings/

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