Santa Monica Pier, California

Santa Monica Pier

featuring Pieces of a Dream's "Tonight's the Night"
Santa Monica Pier, California

The Santa Monica Pier, just west of Los Angeles, has a long and fascinating history. Built in 1909 to carry sewer pipes out to sea, the pier became a recreation destination and was quickly expanded and developed by entrepreneurs. In … Continue reading


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Point Cabrillo Lighthouse (Night)

featuring David Benoit's "Downtime"
Point Cabrillo Light

The Point Cabrillo Light Station, located in Mendocino County, California, is a California State Historic Park. The lighthouse indeed has a long and interesting history. First lit in 1909, it was a guide for a record number of ships carrying … Continue reading


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Mendocino Cliffs, California

featuring Alexander Zonjic's "Oblivion"
Mendocino, California cliffs

Despite its population of less than one thousand people, Mendocino, California has made a name for itself as a destination for relaxation and culture. The community’s Pacific Ocean coast features the Mendocino headlands– steep cliffs and rocky landforms protruding from … Continue reading


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Yosemite National Park

featuring Ronny Jordan's "7th Heaven"
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park needs no introduction to naturalists and anyone who appreciates breathtaking scenery. Established as a national park in 1890, Yosemite Valley is a spectacular showcase of geology and ecology. The unique terrain of Yosemite National Park is the … Continue reading


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