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Some shots from Mission Inn in Riverside CA. And yes, it is as delightfully tacky and overdone as these photos suggest!
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Waterway that provides the water to power the grind stone in the Grain Mill.
The first stop on the Mission Trail, and also the first one to be built, is San Diego de Alcala. It is located in San Diego.
Plaque on the wall below the next picture.
Some of the homes for the famed Swallows of Capistrano.
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Though not really "arches", and I hadn't really realized it yet, this was the start of the arches theme.
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Meanwhile upstairs something this was attach to this wheel, which would have been turning, that ground the grain.
Part two of the grain mill. Here's where the water hits the fan!
Looks kinda' Halloween-ish, but is a candle making set-up.
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One of the Missions with extensive grounds and ruins. I was told that during the spring the valley it's located in can be wall-to-wall wildflowers. It's close enough to home so maybe a future day trip?
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