What's in your own backyard? Take a morning or afternoon to explore what you've missed in your own community. Check out or even take a tour of an interesting building. Is there a local ethnic festival coming up? Learn about the history of your city and the people who live near you.
I recently moved to a smaller city in the East Bay Area, about 30 minutes from San Francisco. It's been fun taking walks exploring the 1950s suburban architecture and finding a secret path to the nearby state park. One morning I discovered a Buddhist monastery tucked away at the top of a hill! It is a beautiful place for rest and contemplation-- so close to my door!
Discover something interesting about where you live and connect with your neighbors, the culture, and history of your surroundings!