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Vacation in El Porto California

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As you might have noticed, I spent a few days visiting Manhattan Beach, ostensibly to help celebrate my mother’s birthday. I had never visited Southern California as an adult, so I took full advantage of the opportunity to be a tourist. We had a great time in Los Angeles, spectacular, in fact. I hope to visit again. 

I won’t post every photo I took (including photos taken with Hipstamatic, I snapped nearly 500 images over 5 days), but all the decent ones will end up in a Flickr set called Manhattan Beach 2013 (slideshow is Flash-based). If you get this blog’s daily email, you will only see 7 images a day, as that is the limit that Google/Feedburner allows. Most days I don’t process that many images, but I probably will for the next few days while the memories are still fresh.

Anyway, here are a few photos that I uploaded to Flickr yesterday. Double click to embiggen, natch…

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The Spirit Of Ecuador
The Spirit Of Ecuador
unfortunately, did not get to sample this, but the bottle was interesting

Parking Lot - El Porto
Parking Lot – El Porto The view from our host’s front porch

Keep Outta Venice - Number 237
Keep Outta Venice – Number 237
Number 237 a quasi-inside joke re: Stanley Kubrick. This was photograph number 237 on my camera

Happiness Starts With Prohibited
Happiness Starts With Prohibited
I was riding shotgun as we were driving away from LACMA, and saw this poster while stopped at a light. We discussed it in the car for a moment, but I didn’t get out my camera quickly enough. I was about to ask to turn around so I could photograph it, but then at the next stoplight, there was another version, and even closer, so I got a better photo.

Spicy Chicken Bánh Mì- from Cali Bánh Mì
Spicy Chicken Bánh Mì- from Cali Bánh Mì
Yummy…

From a food truck outside of LACMA

Cali Bánh Mì
Cali Bánh Mì

Written by Seth Anderson

February 5th, 2013 at 8:44 am

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