The first two nights I stayed in Dana Point. Hotels.com had a good deal for two nights at the Dana Point Inn and I had never spent more than half an hour in Dana point before.
The beach right outside my hotel.
Palm trees at the beach.
Richard Henry Dana, the guy they named the place after.
Arrangement in the nearby mall. Look at the white stone between the two light-green plants... Looks strange, right? Well, it is a loudspeaker. Playing soothing shopping music. Am I the only one who gets associations to the comedy scenes about the old Soviet Union where they would find microphones in flower boquets?