Monthly Archives: January 2019

City adventure finds some highs and [sort of] lows

The Adventurers headed to the City today with the main purpose of visiting the Museum of Ice Cream, which they had heard a lot about – and purchased tickets months in advance. They got lucky as the overnight rain had … Continue reading

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Another hiding in plain sight spot is Byrnes Preserve

When the Adventurers took the kiddos to Hidden Villa during their winter break, they realized there was a whole lot to explore in the Los Altos Hills, so near but so far away. That led them to return today, along … Continue reading

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Shadowy threesome in Portola Valley

The Adventurers and The Mag did the much traveled path along Alpine Road from Ladera west. They did some side trips that added a bit to their mileage on another sparkly blue sky winter day. A group of cacti caught … Continue reading

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Sparkling winter day on the coast with stop at Bean Hollow

The Adventurers had two tasks to complete today: Go coast side to visit Pebble Beach and nearby Bean Hollow State Park – and be home by 1:00 so that they’d again have heat. (Yes, it’s been out since they returned … Continue reading

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Can’t say goodbye without shout out to Armando and the bar during sunset

Going through the photos, L realized that she’d failed to post their daily ritual of drinks and chips/guac on the veranda overseen by “their guy” Armando. He was off last night so we couldn’t say good bye. Let this by … Continue reading

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Final morning means one last hike uphill

The Adventurers head home today, so for a good leg stretcher they headed up the hill to Haramara and Bird Canyon. Given that it’s the third time they’ve scaled the hill, it seemed a whole lot easier than their first … Continue reading

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Walking up the hill to check out Haramara Retreat

The Adventurers awoke to cloudy skies and some sprinkles, and with nothing on the schedule did not hurry to breakfast. Aha, what they were supposed to be doing all week, relaxing. Wanting something simple and not time consuming, they decided … Continue reading

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