Monthly Archives: November 2011

Sacramento 2 night trip

Bill had 2 days holidays for Thanksgiving so decided to explore Sacramento a bit more.  About 2 hours drive away.  Our hotel, the Citizen, is a newly renovated 1930 style hotel downtown. It has a political theme and the rooms … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

A normal day for us (except that Bill was on holiday) but a big one for Americans. On our walk to the nearest cash machine we passed Best Buy and weren’t surprised to see a queue of people camped out … Continue reading

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Autumn colours

Our street gives a brilliant display of autumn colours – some of the trees are ginkgos (yellow leaves) and Chinese Pistache (orange and reds). Within one week most of the leaves have gone.

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Santa Cruz cycling

Taking advantage of a lovely day to cycle along the coast at Santa Cruz. At Natural Bridges there was a Rolls Royce parked while the wedding party were on the beach having their photos taken.

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