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Manteca Road trip Northern California

Have an Epic Road Trip – Northern California

I was so pleasantly surprised by my road trip in Northern California earlier this fall that I figured I’d do a round up of some great spots you can drive to if you live in the area. With the incredible variety of landscapes and towns both big and small, there’s something for everyone, no matter your tastes! Manteca, California – Have to give it up to my original hometown! There’s a tranquility in the air…

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molinari deli san francisco

Molinari Deli – San Francisco

We enter Molinari Deli after trekking some ten blocks through Chinatown in the middle of the day. I instantly know this is the place we want to be; there’s a line and they mostly look like locals. We take a number and somehow squeeze through to the back, where there’s a no-frills bin of bread waiting for us. The process is simple – grab one and go to the counter when your number is called….

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If you’re going to San Francisco

If you’re going to San Francisco

…make sure to wear a jacket. I took a breathtaking but chilly sunset cruise upon arrival in San Francisco last week and was unfortunately stubborn enough to not bring along a jacket for the brisk bay air. So, if you go, seriously, take a jacket. I actually spent the entire week in California and got the chance to visit quite a few places. However, I have literally hundreds of photos so I’ll split the posts…

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