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A Quick Visit to San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission

From 17-Mile Drive, Monterey, we paid a quick visit to the Carmel Mission on our way to Frisco. Uncle E wants us to be in Frisco by nighttime to have more time to rest because the following day is packed. We only have the following day to take in Frisco. Unfortunately, the Basilica was closed for an event that morning… Continue reading A Quick Visit to San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission

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17-Mile Long Beauty of 17-Mile Drive

They say Mother knows best. But if mother is not there, and we are talking about travel, my Uncle E certainly knows best. In my 1st trip to the USA, he certainly knew how to win my heart over for USA. California to be specific. Our roadtrip from Los Angeles to San Francisco left me wanting more. We… Continue reading 17-Mile Long Beauty of 17-Mile Drive

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Solvang: California’s Denmark

Until 2012, Europe was my ultimate destination. From a college friend who now lives in the USA, I learned about Solvang, California, a Danish-themed city in Sta. Barbara County. How could that be? Europe in US? Hmmm… I must go and find out. It had to be in my itinerary when I visited my Uncle and Grandma… Continue reading Solvang: California’s Denmark