Indulge Me In a Few Vacation Pix, Please!

Here's a few of my favorite "curiosities" pix from my recent roadtrip to California!  Enjoy :o) And if you'd like to see even MORE of photos like these, plus loads of landscapes, seascapes, etc., just visit my facebook page by clicking here!

Elephant seals, California, beach, Monterey, Morrow Bay, Big Sur, ocean, Pacific
Elephant Seals on the California Beach on the way to Monterey. No, they are not dead. They just look like they are.
They look quite disgusting, kind of like gigantic slugs. I'm sure they're beautiful to someone,  just not me.

Morrow Bay, California, sidewalk chess, outdoor chess, beach, shore, ocean, tourist
Classic California - sidewalk chess.
Morrow Bay, California, sidewalk chess, outdoor chess, beach, shore, ocean, tourist
Complete with life-size SIDEWALK chess!
mint green pickup truck, green pickup truck, vintage pickup truck, retro pickup truck
Cool classic vehicles abound.
environmental bicycle, environmental bike, bamboo bike, bamboo bicycle, gilligan's island bike
Gilligan's Island, perhaps?
Circular sculpture, architectural sculpture, California highway, California roadside sculpture
No idea what this was - so naturally I took a picture of it.
Yet another cool vintage vehicle.
New Mexico, Albuquerque, teepee, trading post, indian tourist stop, rock wall, mountain wall, rock sculpture, rock formation
Somewhere roadside in New Mexico. My fave part is the teepee against the backdrop of that AMAZING rock wall.