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Jun 21, 2017 - CA-DelMar-DelMarFair

We went back to the Del Mar Fair, we took our time, we walked the three building with the “slicer/dicers” (vendors), lots of them. We walked through all the Landscaping Companies exhibits, they portrayed the theme for the fair was “Where The West Is Fun!“ The exhibits were very well done as they are each year.

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Jun 17, 2017 - CA-Del Mar - Del Mar Fair (AKA San Diego County Fair)

We with Alanna & Caia met Reggi’s Brother Frank, his wife and their family at the Del Mar Fair, yes we know it is now called the Dan Diego County Fair, it will always be the Del Mar Fair). We love to see the flowers and the Landscaping companies exhibits. They are extensive and very well done. We did not get to see all we wanted so we will go back later to take our time seeing the flowers, landscaping exhibits and the “slicer / dicers” (vendors) which fills three buildings. It was great seeing Matt & John our nephews, Matt’s wife Natalie...

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Feb 8, 2010 - Surf, seals and sea lions

Today we headed to the coast . Most of the coastline near San Diego is ”urban sprawl” as we call it but close to La Jolle we found a number of city parks which were close to the shore. As well as views of the coastline we were able to watch seals basking in the sun on the beaches. Harbour seals have spotted coats in a variety of shades from silver-gray to black or dark brown. They reach five to six feet in length and weigh up to 300 pounds (140 kg). Harbour seals spend about half their time on land and half in water, and they sometimes...

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