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I wanted to visit a ghost town in the US. So we did – Bodie. Bodie is an historic gold mining town, finally abandoned in the 1940s but in decline for quite a long time before that. It had a reputation as being the most lawless mining town in the West, and murders were common.
It is not exactly the best location to live – high winds, hot summers and up to 6ft of snow in the winter – but it had ...
... warm as there was hot water dripping of a rock face over these pools. This hot shower came down at a surprising heat, but the contrast with cold water was lovely and we stayed there for some time.
In fact we stayed there for so long that we realised we were not going to be able to make it to our camp ground before sunset so decided to camp at the campsite nearby. This was a night I had been slightly concerned about as bear activity had been reported in the area.
... 3:30pm. With still plenty of daylight to walk down to Bridgeport Reservoir, about 100 yards from our campsite.
The air temperature was around 67 degrees but the water was surprisingly warm - obviously from springs that feed into the reservoir.
Later we took a drive down to Mono Lake which has these glacier ...
... a 5th-wheel to purchase and have towed to that location for the next several months, after which the plan is to move back to Santa Fe for the Summer, where we hope to open up yet a new business, selling "Paletas," as the Spanish call their much loved fresh fruit popsicles. We are thinking of all of you and wishing you a wonderful Rosh Hashana, a healthy and prosperous and happy year ahead.
All our love,
Marty, Lani and Chance, "woof!"
... stunning views of the old city from the deck. There's NEMO, the new Science and Technology Museum,which sits out in the water and looks like the prow of a giant green ship. Across the river channel sits "The Eye," another new museum of art, which features amazing architecture inside and out but doesn't yet have exhibits to match. There are new office, art and apartment buildings gleaming with steel and glass, adding a modern touch on ...