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  • 1. The Pier

    As you probably all ready know what is one of my favorite things is learn the history about the places I visit. So when a community takes the time and especially money to install one of these I like...

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  • 2. Third Street Promenade

    Shop or have lunch at SANTA MONICA PLACE. Situated along Colorado Avenue & 4th Street & 1 block away from Ocean Avenue, it's mall shopping housed within the contemporary architecture designed by...

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  • 3. City Views

    This is one of the most intriguing art displays in the greater Los Angeles area I've seen up close- an anti-nuclear "Chain Reaction", by Paul Conrad, a political cartoonist who was named on the...

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  • 4. Beaches

    You never know when you'll spot a celebrity! I happened to be in Santa Monica (26 Feb) during festivities of the Independent Spirit Awards, which it hosts yearly. It's hard to see him clearly but I...

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  • 5. Palisades Park / Other Parks

    PALISADES PARK: Parallel to Ocean Avenue, this is the best place to watch the sunset with the backdrop of Pacific Ocean. You may like to just relax in the grass or even take up residence here (as...

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  • 6. Information / Sources

    Free concerts! The Santa Monica Symphony has frequent engagements at the civic auditorium in town and each performance the group does is 100% free! This tells me that there is still hope is free...

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  • 7. Shopping / Dining

    For some reason I go to a lot of Santa Monica restaurants for 'Going-Away' lunches or dinner. Here's a picture of Karin who is going back East. Had a 'Going-Away' dinner at the restaurant where they...

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  • 8. ROUTE 66 : Tip 66 - The end at last !

    "The end of the Santa Monica Boulevard, the Pacific Ocean, the end of road, no more maps, the terminus of Route 66, we did it !""Without killing each...

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  • 9. ROUTE 66 : Tip 65 - Stoned again !

    "Back in Chicago I played you a track on the CD as we began this journey. Listen to it again now - see how much more it means"The music from the Stone came of...

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  • 10. Still More VT Meeting

    The key to any good VT Meeting is to soak up as much beer as possible. Let's face it, you will be meeting a bunch of strangers. People who apparently have no...

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  • 11. More VT Meeting

    If you go to a sanctioned VT Meeting with VT personel you get free stuff. Tilman came armed with caps and t-shirts. Of course, the t-shirts were all...

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  • 12. VT Meeting

    Drove down to Santa Monica for the VT Meeting with Ernst (worldtrekker) and his roomate Justin. Justin was leery--a meeting, that doesn't sound like fun. Do you...

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