La Petite France

La Petite France is the historic quarter of the city of Strasbourg in North Eastern France. The quarter is well known for its beautifully preserved (restored) half-timbered homes and many of its waterways that crisscrosses the city. We spent a night and two half days in Strasbourg, wondering around the cobble lined streets taking lots […]

Desert Lily Sanctuary

Desert Lily Sanctuary is a small protected area about 180 miles east of Los Angeles. The preserve is renown for its wild desert lilies that bloom when the conditions are ideal (usually following the winter rains, February through April). To get there take the Desert Center exit off Interstate 10 and head north east on […]