Traveling fast on Amtrack from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles, the train hugs the magnificent shoreline much of the way, winding in and out of many towns, small and large. It’s a great ride.
At the Sofitel Beverly Hills, this striking sculpture in the lobby welcomes guests.
Behind the front desk, these roses stand like sentinels before a monochrome drawing of Los Angeles.
The elevator lobby of each floor has a group of glass containers with various succulents.
Paramount Studios – most of the movies I love came from this lot. We toured around in a group of 6. None of us have seen the TV programs filmed here, but we all knew all the old movies.
How’s this for a veggie??? This was served at a private Paramount dinner. Green beans with purple and green cauliflower!!
Bougainvillea is trained up these forms to form shady trees under which to sit and look at the maze.
Cheers from the Detroit airport!