Pacifican John Flinn has had many amazing adventures during his long career as a travel writer, none more so than his 100 trips to Yosemite National Park to rock-climb and hike.
Sharp Park Beach north of Pacifica Pier (photo by John Erve, winner of San Mateo Daily Journal photo contest)
Our friend John Elk just sent us pictures of villages and canyons on the far southeast coast of France. Enjoy his photos at the link above and see the rest of our photo galleries on the sidebar.
Reporter explores slide-ravaged areas cut off from the outside world by massive mudslides that closed Highway 1.
Thanks to Riptide readers Bob Pilgrim, Dan Stegink, Alan Wald, Mark Stechbart, et al. for researching this Dorothea Lange photo from 1938 (or even earlier). See Comments below this post for more on this historic photo.
See John Maybury's "Snow Train" photo album on our right sidebar. All pictures taken from Amtrak's California Zephyr while traveling through the Sierra Nevada in California and the Wasatch Range in Utah, in January and February 2017.
Check out our newest photo album on the right sidebar: John Elk's Uzbekistan. We also added more of John's photos to the Dordogne album.