Posts filed under: USA

  • san francisco
Seeing as I will be going on a long-ish journey to the States in just a few days, and I have read my fair share of literature on America by...
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For a long time, I actually had no intention of seeing Alcatraz during my visit to San Francisco. My reasoning being that it was a prison, and I never wanted...
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Normally I don’t take selfies. You’ve seen a picture of me, you know what I look like, ya know? But, when I find myself in the Wax Museum in Hollywood,...
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  • san francisco
I had read several places that seeing San Francisco by bike was the way to go. So, on my 2nd day there that was what I did. There was a...
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  • san francisco
From Coit Tower I continued down through the city towards Chinatown and further on to Grace Cathedral, on this little walk around San Francisco. It had started foggy, but had...
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  • san francisco
I had planned a walking route through downtown San Francisco that would take me past most of the big tourist sights and should keep me busy for most of the...
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  • henry cowell
Before going to see the redwoods of Henry Cowell State Park, I went by Santa Cruz because I wanted to see the famous Beach Boardwalk. I arrived fairly early in...
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  • big sur
When I was done at Hearst Castle I was still looking forward to the rest of the day, as I was going to see the famous Big Sur. Or, that’s what...
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  • hearst castle
I started the day with a tour of Hearst Castle, which lies less than 10 minutes from San Simeon. Or, the visitor centre does. You are crammed into a bus...
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  • solvang california
I set out from Los Angeles somewhat less early than I would have wanted to. I had rented a car at the airport, and from there I drove north, making...
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I took an Uber all the long way up to Griffith Observatory in the afternoon. Turns out to be a very good time to visit, with the light slowly changing...
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  • last bookstore los angeles
I would describe myself as quite the book lover, so The Last Bookstore in downtown LA was very high on my list to visit when I was in the city....
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  • los angeles santa monica
I was only going to be in the States for 9 days, starting in Los Angeles and then driving up north to San Francisco via the famous Highway 1. Los...
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Finding pictures for this post was a bit of a trip down memory lane as I was trying to dig out some pictures from my previous visits to the US....
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