What is a trip to California without an adventure in Chris and Jodi’s motorhome, “Mack the Knife”?

Mac the Knife parked above Capitola village

Mack the Knife parked above Capitola village

Jodi with coplimentary in hand and seat tilted toward ocean view

Jodi in flight  with complimentary drink in hand and seat tilted toward ocean view

Off we went to the “Middle Kingdom” south of Monterrey, where a four year drought meant all public restrooms and showers were replaced with Harvey’s Honey Pots (otherwise know as out houses, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-ZgSOFe6Ck)

Surfers wash off using water bottles since public showers are closed

Surfers wash off using water bottles since public showers are closed

Oil companies are still gouging Middle Kingdom environment softies. But the used books were a bargain. 186Lots to see including elephant seals

Sea elephant colony far below on beach

Elephant seal colony far below on beach

Sea Elephant pup working on his voice and his the beginning of a snout.

Elephant seal pup working on his voice and the beginning of a snout.

beautiful trees

Live oak in Pinnacles National Park

Live oak in Pinnacles National Park

Monterrey pines at Point Lobos

Monterrey pines at Point Lobos

great hikes

Scrambling through the boulders at The Pinnacles

Scrambling through the boulders at The Pinnacles

Paul the lifeguard near Watsonville

Paul trespassing on the lifeguard  stand near Watsonville

but best of all time spent with friends.the end

The end.


 

 

 

 

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