California

Photo: Nan Palmero, Rocket Ship California is bordered by Oregon to the north, Nevada to the east, Arizona to the southeast, and to the south by Baja California in Mexico. Parks are stupendous, including Death Valley, Joshua Tree, and Yosemite. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/dwYKbDY13r58twzg8 Cities Calexico, California Davis, California Oakland, California Los Angeles Sacramento, California San …

California Links

California flag Links related to California presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines California Bill Moves To Ban Mini Hotel Toiletry Bottles I rode Amtrak’s Coast Starlight – Boing Boing adventures-in-parks-mapping – @greeninfo Using Instagram and Open Data to Put the Public in Public Lands – @greeninfo It’s time to acknowledge the genocide of California’s Indians …

Oakland, California

Photo: Michael Moore, Theatre Oakland is a city on the east side of San Francisco Bay, in California. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/TSiPzTwEcNNY2m5i7 Government oaklandca.gov libby schaaf Athletics oakland.athletics.mlb.com Oakland Athletics – Wikipedia https://tunein.com/radio/As-Cast-s307740 @athleticscast24 Flickr Oakland Museum of California Grand Lake Theater renaissancerialto.com Photos Wikipedia Oakland Nearby San Francisco Planeta.com California California Links Cities

Gilroy Garlic Festival

Poster Events of note: The Gilroy Garlic Festival takes place the last weekend in July in Gilroy, California. 2021 dates: July 23-25 Mission: The festival is established to provide benefits to local worthy charities and non-profit groups by promoting the community of Gilroy through a quality celebration of garlic. Key Links gilroygarlicfestival.com General Information and …

San Francisco

Photo: Matthias Ripp, Bird and Bridge Spotlight on San Francisco, California Google Maps goo.gl/maps/n8mM4GeoGcEneFo9A Questions What would locals like visitors to know about San Francisco? Quotes San Francisco has only one drawback — ’tis hard to leave. – Rudyard Kipling Time Current local time in San Francisco Headlines https://www.thenation.com/article/san-francisco-school-mural http://www.sfchronicle.com/travel/article/Best-parks-for-Bay-Area-camping-in-a-great-11021457.php http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/18/opinion/sunday/what-san-francisco-says-about-america.html https://ww2.kqed.org/news/2016/07/12/why-are-there-ships-buried-under-san-francisco They Don’t Make …

San Diego, California

Photo: Geraint Rowland, Surfing left San Diego is located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 kilometers) south of Los Angeles and adjacent to the border with Mexico. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/JCNYVdpnvwm3TrgT6 Embedded Tweets Before you start to sift through all the policies and politics involved with the U.S.-Mexico border, you should get to know …

Davis, California

Photo: Oaxaca Mural, Davis Community Media Davis, California is a vibrant community and a case study of slow growth located between San Francisco and Sacramento. Recommended listening – check out the community radio: kdrt.org. Davis boasts a bike-friendly community. There are numerous paths for bikes and pedestrians. More info online the Davis California Bike Map …

Los Angeles

Photo: Ron Reiring, Dodger Stadium Los Angeles is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/ujeCRdse3jH5Tjo78 Apps ShakeAlertLA Earthquake Early Warning Photos Nearby Parks Joshua Tree National Park Planeta.com Los Angeles Links UCLA Dodgers California Cities

Joshua Tree National Park

Photo: We have contact Joshua Tree National Park Key Links Joshua Tree National Park @JoshuaTreeNPS Facebook Twitter YouTube Flickr Instagram Google Maps Recommended Listening Desert Oracle Radio hosted by Ken Layne by Ken Layne desertoracle.com Desert Oracle Radio Visitor Numbers Joshua Tree National Park had a record 2.8 million visitors in 2018. During Thanksgiving weekend …

Death Valley National Park

Photo: Death Valley Death Valley National Park is located in California and Nevada east of the Sierra Nevada, occupying a transition zone between the Great Basin and Mojave deserts in the United States. Tupippuh Nummu means “Our Homeland” in the language of the Timbisha Shoshone, the native people of Death Valley. Timbisha is their name for the valley as well. The word ‘Timbisha’ refers …