The California Academy of Sciences is the only place where you can explore an aquarium, planetarium, and natural history museum under one living roof.
The Phoenix Zoo has 125 acres of land and approximately 2.5 miles of walking trails. They have about 1,200 animals on exhibit including mammals, fish, invertebrates, birds, and reptiles.
Lloyd Lake is located in Golden Gate Park in San Francisco, CA. It’s home to a wide variety of non-native, non-migratory birds which include geese, peking ducks, muscovy ducks, campbell ducks, mallards, gulls, and pigeons. The lake is also home to some early San Francisco architecture. The portico in one of our photos was a gift to the city by the widow of Alban Nelson Towne after the 1906 earthquake which cause them to lose their home. Lloyd Lake is named in memory of Rueben Headley Lloyd, the park commissioner.
Las Vegas is the most populous city in the state of Nevada. It’s an internationally renowned major resort city for gambling, shopping, fine dining, and entertainment and known as the Entertainment Capital of the World. It was established in 1905 and officially became in a city in 1911. The city’s tolerance for various forms of adult entertainment earned it the title of Sin City.
Carmel-by-the-Sea, usually called simply Carmel is a small town in Monterey County. Clint Eastwood served a term as mayor of Carmel in 1986. We took these photos as we walked on the white-sand beach. The homes are across from the beach…talk about a view! The home with the For Sale was going for just $6,900,000! Gotta pay to look at the sea!