Let's see—snow or sand? 30 or 70 degress? Clouds or sun? Didn't take much to lure Betty and Bill to southern California in February.
|View of he San Diego skyline from Tom Ham's Lighthouse restaurant where we had an early dinner after a day touring the harbor by boat and exploring the lighthouse and tidal pools at Point Loma.|
|A US Navy guided missile frigate, the USS McClusky, returns to port after training on the open seas. (Mark: does this name sound familiar? Hint: Detroit Typographical Union instructor.)|
|Wild Animal Park reconstructs the heart of Africa in the hills of San Diego county. Cherie, Bill, and Betty stop on a wooden boardwalk that skirts a bird refuge.|
|Beauty flowers amongst the beasts of Africa. At left,
the flower of my life. Below, an orchid from the San Diego Zoo.
|A glass of wine on the Del Coronado Hotel patio and a walk to the beach mellows out even a hectic day of sightseeing.|
|It aint a Michigan sunset, but it'll do.|
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