Old Sacramento ruins- between 114 and 122 J Street
Ruins on J Street, Old Sacramento
Ornate historic building at Old Sacramento
Union Hotel in Old Sacramento
Monterey's Fisherman's Wharf
There's always someone waiting to share the meal.
Western Gull, found almost exclusively along the western coast.
The large Western Gull is 24-27 inches tall. He is not a shy bird, but seems more than willing to pose for pictures (perhaps in hope of receiving a reward?)
"The Fisherman" by artist Jesse Corsaut
Sea lions resting on the dock below a fish-cleaning station at Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey
Sea Lion flippers
What a face!
California Sea Lion snoozing after a breakfast of fish
Lifesize gray whale on exhibit at the Monterey Aquarium
Monterey Bay Aquarium's Giant Kelp Forest is home to many types of fish, including sardines and anchovies.
Fascinating slow-motion jellies
The jellies are one of the most popular exhibits at the Aquarium
Almost completely transparent jellies
Sea nettle jellies
Giant Green Tree Frog