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Published: January 4th 2007
Yup, this is a scenery from the Grohers' residence backyard.
Hey all, Logan invited me to join him and his family in Redlands, California - a suburb of Los Angeles, if you want to be politically correct. I was so excited on snowbirding idea to California, having the festive Christmas holiday by seeing palm trees swaying. Ah, that's a typical Californian dream.
We spent most of our visit around and about the Groher residence, enjoying our companions. Our Christmas spirit was high. I was thrilled to attend the Christmas dinner, and to check out many Christmas ornamentations. Whiew. I was well behaved during my stay - no chirping in the middle of the night, no flying around the room, and no going to bathroom everywhere.
We managed to visit the Getty Center in City of Los Angeles vicinity, where a lot of French antiques and furnitures are on display, and famous painters' masterpieces are hanging all around the museum wall. Of course an educated bird like myself loves to admire van Gogh and Rembrandt.
And before we head back to Georgia, all of us drove for about two hours east on I-10 to the Joshua's Trees National Park. While waiting for Logan to finish his twelve miles for
Well, here I am trying to get acquintenced with a native Californian plants.
his marathon training, I was observing the beautiful Mojave Desert scenery. Very bright, indeed, but beautiful. How can these trees can survive in such harsh arid condition?
Well, that's it for now, till next time.
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