Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Salvation Mountain

Posted by Nicole on September 21, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 2 Comments

“Good gets better. Love gets bigger. Keep it simple, love everyone.” – Leonard Knight. September 2011 Salvation Mountain is a colorful art installation covering much of a small hill north of Calipatria, California, near Slab City and just several miles from the Salton Sea. It is made from adobe, straw, and thousands of gallons of […]

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Slab City

Posted by Nicole on September 5, 2011 in Personal, Ruins, Travel | 1 Comment

Slab City has been created by a small but committed community of squatters in the Colorado Desert of South Eastern California, USA. Taking its name from the concrete slabs that remain from an abandoned World War II base, it is a tragic yet romantic landscape that commands its residents to possess the same balance of […]

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Hollywood Sunset

Posted by Nicole on January 11, 2010 in Personal, Travel | 3 Comments

Sunset over Hollywood Reservoir.  This song is about as epic as the view over the hills. [wpaudio url=”″ text=”Michael Brook – Salvation Mountain”]

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