Death Valley

This post was originally shared on blog.flavioderoni.ch and has been moved here in the process of merging the sites together. Death Valley is a desert valley located in Eastern California's Mojave Desert. It is certainly a land of extremes, this lowest, driest and hottest area (temperature record is 57°C/134°F) in…

Yosemite N.P.

This post was originally shared on blog.flavioderoni.ch and has been moved here in the process of merging the sites together. The Yosemite national park fascinates me. No wonder the official website states that it is “not just a great valley, but a shrine to human foresight, the strength of granite,…

San Francisco

This post was originally shared on blog.flavioderoni.ch and has been moved here in the process of merging the sites together. San Francisco (Spanish for "Saint Francis") was founded on June 29, 1776, when colonists from Spain established a fort at the Golden Gate and a mission named for St. Francis…

San Diego

This post was originally shared on blog.flavioderoni.ch and has been moved here in the process of merging the sites together. San Diego is a major city in California, situated on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California and very close to the border of Mexico. With a population…

California Roadtrip August 2014

This post was originally shared on blog.flavioderoni.ch and has been moved here in the process of merging the sites together. After driving more than 2400 miles (3800 km) we reached again our final destination San Francisco International Airport, where an 11-hour-non-stop-flight home waited...First stage of our trip was San Francisco.…