Pictures from a family visit - January, 2008
View of beach (Sea of Cortez / Gulf of California) from balcony condo at sunset .
Another view of the beach.
Condos viewed from Puerto Penasco.
View in opposite direction from the beach! It's the Sonoran Desert which extends from southern AZ into Mexico and right up to the Sea of Cortez. Condos are on a narrow strip of irrigated land.
View from of neighboring condo from balcony of our condo.
Laura and Betty on the balcony, illuminated by the setting sun.
Condo pool at night - from condo balcony.
Decoration on wall of balcony.
Souvenir shop, Puerto Penasco.
Shrimp monger in downtown Puerto Penasco.
Statue in downtown Puerto Penasco - condos visible in the distance.
This explains the white streaks on the statue.
Sculpture of sea birds in flight, Puerto Penasco.
Statue depicting fisherman and lobster, Puerto Penasco - Betty in front.
Sculptured horse and wagon in front of "art shop."
Lady and her dog, Puerto Penasco
Dead wood - not really Mexico: desert in Organ Pipe National Park AZ - along the way back to Phoenix.
Betty strolls in Organ Pipe Natl. Park.
Why I took this picture of a sign along the road en route back to Phoenix.