2007

Santa Cruz, California


January 13, 2007
A weekend in Santa Cruz for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. See more...


An Open Letter to the 8 Hour Workday.



January 21, 2007
The Golden Gate Bridge spans the waters of northern California's Golden Gate at the entrance to San Francisco Bay. The towers rise more than 740 feet above the bay and the deck stretches across 1.7 miles from shore to shore. See more...

March 24, 2007
The state of Hawaii consists of eight main islands. The third largest is Oahu, which is home to the state capital, Honolulu, the 11th largest metropolitan area in the United States. See more...
July 14, 2007
I flew to Jacksonville, Florida to meet up with my brother. The next day we put his dogs in the kennel and headed down to Miami Beach. See more...
July 27, 2007
Point Bonita Lighthouse can be found in the Marin headlands of northern California. It was constructed in 1855 and moved to its current location in 1877. See more...

August 1, 2007
Rush is a Canadian rock band comprised of Geddy Lee (bassist, keyboardist, and lead vocalist), Alex Lifeson (guitarist), and Neil Peart (drummer and lyricist). The group formed in 1968, See more...
August 7, 2007
Angel Island is located in the middle of San Francisco Bay. Sometimes referred to as the "Ellis Island of the West," it is where approximately 175,000 Asian immigrants were processed for entry into the US between 1910 and 1940. Today, the island is a state park and is open year-round for visitors. Admission is free, but it is accessible only by private boat or public ferry.

September 3, 2007
Los Angeles is the second most populated city in the United States, after New York. The surrounding county is home to over 13,000,000 people. It is synonymous with sunshine, Hollywood stars, and great beaches. See more...
October 6, 2007
Mount Diablo is the namesake peak of the Diablo mountain range east of San Francisco Bay. It stands 3,849 feet tall (1,173 m). See more...
November 11, 2007
The San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park contains a collection of beautifully restored vessels from the late 19th and early 20th century. It includes a square-rigger, a schooner, a steam ferryboat, a steam tug, and a paddlewheel tug.
December 30, 2007
Castle Rock Park is a 3,600 acre preserve along the crest of the Santa Cruz Mountains. See more...