Of Sands, Seas and Seagulls

California-Nevada-Arizona-Utah Road Trip — Chapter 1

It had been a while since I had done a long road trip. But the occasion called for it — three of my best high school friends were congregating in San Francisco this December; one of them was visiting America for the first time. After a lot of deliberation, debate and discussion (it was more like a yelling contest) we settled on a trip that roughly looked like :

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  1. Thou shalt intersperse natural beauty with man-made ones.
  2. Thou shalt intersperse opportunities to sin with opportunities of redemption.
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This guy is clearly not impressed with his coffee. Must be some hipster coffee snob. Never mind that moron, just look at that beautiful sun-swept coast!
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Dogs are awesome! I wish we had one on the trip with us.
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Rocky coastline along Pebble Beach
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Bixby Bridge
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Not the Pfeiffer Beach. Some other beach.
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A photographer editing his pictures for the day in the middle of the forest.
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Day 1. ~200 miles. ~5 hours driving time

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