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House in Orange City

Orange, California

“The city of Orange is located in Orange County, California. It is approximately 3 miles (4.8 kilometers) north of the county seat,Santa Ana. Orange is unusual in that many of the homes in its Old Town District were built prior to 1920; whereas many other cities in the region demolished such houses in the 1960s, Orange decided to preserve […]

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Bacon wrapped hot dog at farmers market

Tripping Down the I-5 and a visit to Huntington Beach

A few days after Thanksgiving, I rode down to Huntington Beach in a compact car with my daughter, her fiance, a small boudoir chair and a large Persian Rug. My daughter has had very odd luck with cars. Terrible things happen to them but fortunately she is always OK.  Here are some of her adventures. […]

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Daphne at the Sleeping Beauty Castle

Graveyards at Disneyland? The Quirky Secrets of the ‘Happiest Place on Earth’

As if Disneyland wasn’t demented enough. When you visit Disneyland this time of year, it’s easy to get distracted by the abundance of Christmas lights, decorations, holiday parades and costumed characters.But look carefully around the theme park and you just may discover a few hidden things that give Walt Disney’s Magic Kingdom a little bit […]

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Five Places Where Mysterious Things Go On

Who doesn’t love a mystery? Ghostly images, gravity off kilter, logic gone awry, questions gone unanswered. Wonderment and enticing shivers of excitement accompany these five places to encounter the unexplained and the unknown. Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2010/07/11/TRUG1E6NLD.DTL#ixzz0tOEAGQBH

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