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1421-Scramento, CA

Sacramento is a delightful and fun city that just happens to be the capitol of the State of California. I found it to be clean and safe with beautiful landscaping, an interesting mix of architectural styles, a vibrant young culturally [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1420-State Capitol

My hotel was across the street from the State Capitol so I scuttled my way into one of the tours. The Capitol is small and serviceable and can be toured in under an hour. Many of the old-time offices have [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1419-Governor Portraits

Three years out of office, a former Governor to the State of California is given up to $50,000 to commission a painting of himself to hang in the main stairway. Anything price over the $50K is paid for by the [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1418-State Capitol Park

The park adjacent to the State Capitol is one of the most beautiful and well-maintained parks I have visited in a long time. I was at a conference in a hotel across the street from the Capitol and visited the [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1417-California Train Museum

For some reason I enjoy visiting railroad museums whenever I find one in my travels. I have wanted to visit the California State Railroad Museum for years and got lucky on this trip. The museum tells the history of railroading [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1416-California Auto Museum

Sacramento has one of the best auto museums I have been to in a long time. It’s not the Peterson in Los Angeles, but for a “B” size city, this museum is fabulous. They have more cars that tell the [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1415-Clowns

I seem to be able to find fun wherever I am. By keeping an open and adventurous mind, fun and crazy seems to appear and then you have to seize the moment. I was strolling through Old Town Sacramento and [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1414-Weddings

This weekend in Sacramento was apparently wedding time for too many couples. I went to nine weddings as I strolled through the gardens at the State Capitol. I said NINE!!! Petite girls not allowed at this wedding. I want a [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1413-No Coexist

I came across these unhappy boys standing on the other side of the fence of a huge beer festival across the street from the State Capitol gardens. There were probably 5,000 people at this beer fest that closed down a [...]

November 15, 2016 California

1412-Crocker Art Museum

The Crocker Museum in Sacramento features a broad array of paintings and sculpture from all periods from around the world. I thoroughly enjoyed visiting this museum and it’s worth a stop if you visit Sacramento. Half of the museum is [...]

November 15, 2016 California