The Mendocino Headlands were truly a dramatic sight. As I walked along the edge of the cliffs, the vision of the ocean’s breadth was strong and powerful yet the feeling was still peaceful and serene. The contrast of observing people and their dogs down below on the sand who seemed so tiny (and insignificant) in the context of the giant coastal landscape reminded me of the encompassing beauty of nature.
Mendocino is also a charming coastal town with vibrant foliage:
Above: Garden of the Kelley House Museum.
Below, a surreal sight as I was driving back to San Francisco on California Highway 1.