Catalina Island: Avalon

Sometimes you are expecting less than you get. Then you get euphoria and magical feeling. And most of all you get memories. I didn’t expect to see a lot on Catalina Island. I actually not the biggest fan of SoCal. The crowdiest place under the bright sun with mountains covered with brushes and seasonal brushes…

Town of Niles and Shinn park

Okay, let start with prehistory. I used to travel by Amtrack every three months. It was hot June day when I first saw small street along the train route. Because of unexpected works or delay ahead, the train stopped for a few minutes, and I was able to catch sight of lovely old buildings, coffee,…