Pinnacles National Park

It was hot September 2014. I read somewhere about the newest National Park and decided that I want to check it immediately. Loop hike from the very entrance and total ~20 miles of hiking (most of it – uphill and without shade). Condors were flying all around us. And sun, sun was even in the…

UC Santa Cruz Arboretum

It’s always nice to visit arboretums in Spring. Blooming is everywhere. Bees and hummingbirds are flying around you. Everything is so sweet and warm After returning from Belarus first thing I want is to be under the Californian sun. I wanted to feel Spring. And what is the best place to feel Spring than a…