The view is from Harford Pier in Avila Beach, CA a couple months back. It was raining that day and my camera and I took refuge on the lower level of the pier. Regardless, I could use a California vacation about now…
The indoor Roman Pool at Hearst Castle is covered entirely of one-inch mosaic tiles made of colored glass or clear glass containing fused gold inside. The design mimics that of ancient Roman bath houses and (I’m going to guess) was a pretty awesome place to party.
Learn more about the pool and other awesome details of the castle here.
This was taken outside of Tahoe, CA on a cold January morning. We pulled the car over to photograph a waterfall but this turned out to be the more provoking view.