Yaquina Head, Oregon, has one of the premier tide pool observation sites on the Pacific Coast, plus a lighthouse and seal and seabird colonies.
Here's a Christmas secret - Santa actually prefers shortbread to sugar cookies. Here's a shortbread recipe to keep him happy and plump.
Legacy photo of a storyteller at a teahouse in Chongqing, China. He was telling traditional Chinese stories at the shop when we dropped by during our first trip to Chongqing. When we returned to the city later on, he was gone along with the teahouse. A modern shop was in its place.
Photo by Forrest Anderson