Montecito: Upscale Escape in Southern California

Montecito: Upscale Escape in Southern California

Fires, flooding and mudslides haven’t dimmed this jewel of Southern California on the American Riviera. Story and Photos by Jim Thompson (To download PDF of published story, click here: Montecito…

In the Steps of Steinbeck

In the Steps of Steinbeck

“Cannery Row in Monterey in California is a poem, a stink, a grating noise, a quality of light, a tone, a habit, a nostalgia, a dream.” – John Steinbeck, Cannery…