I parked the bike at a dead-end road and hiked up "vista trail", hoping it would lead me to a scenic view and... indeed! 🤩
Looking towards Inspiration Point (the cliff in the foreground) and the Long Point peninsula with Marineland in the back.
View of Long Beach from atop the hills of the Forrestal Nature Reserve.
There's no shortage of scenic cliffs around here...
Taking a break at a scenic viewpoint...
...and to take off the black Harley jacket 🥵
I'm practicing turns on the twisty coastal roads of the Palos Verdes peninsula.
So this is the bike I'm renting: Yamaha R3.
...but obviously I'm not racing on a track. Just driving slowly and carefully on secondary roads.
They have all sorts of Harleys and other huge bikes, but I'm looking for something small and agile... I'm still very much a novice rider 😅
Let's see if I can fly my drone here...
I arrived at Providence Landing Park at 6am to view today's Falcon 9 launch from Vandenberg. #spacex
Wait...what's this green leaf on MSFT?
"Company has received a CDP Climate Score of A, reflecting its commitment to environmental sustainability efforts, social impact, and corporate transparency"
But I thought Microsoft was the Empire of Evil? And why didn't TSLA and GOOG also get an A?
I just barely passed the multiple choice tests for car and motorbike.
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