Category Archives: Travels

An Oasis for Folks and Fowl

Think of the word ‘oasis’ and it likely congers up images of small lakes amid vast hot and dry deserts – places where man and beast congregate around a source of fresh water in order to survive. There are many … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Treat

Two years ago, almost to the day, we were crossing California’s Central Valley and came across Denise’s Farmers Market on highway 120.  It is a great stop – a wide variety of locally-grown produce at good prices and with a … Continue reading

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An Iconic California Getaway Region – Shasta Lake

It seems every born-and-raised Californian that we have encountered over the years has waxed nostalgic with memories of the same few iconic destinations they visited in their childhoods. One of those destinations that brings back a flood of fond memories is the Shasta … Continue reading

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