Original Lompoc Mission Ruins

Recently, I set out to visit all of the California missions on one long road trip. It was an amazing experience that gave me a great appreciation for California’s preservation of these relics of our past. They are some of the oldest buildings in the United States as they date back to when Spain controlled […]

La Purisima Mission State Historic Park

California Missions are one of the more interesting aspects of the state’s history. Regardless of your personal opinion on them, they are an amazing way to go back in time and see what life was like as California was developing. While I was cruising down PCH I pulled off to check out the La Purisima Mission […]

Historic Murals in Downtown Lompoc

On Pacific Coast Highway, South of the Vandenberg Air Force base is the town of Lompoc, CA. Most well-known for its wineries and the Wine Ghetto, the downtown area has a historic vibe that makes it fun to walk around in. One of the main attractions for the visitor is the collection of over 30 […]