Alisal Drive (Solvang, California, USA)

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Alisal Drive is home to some of Solvang's most iconic structures, including Eighteenth Century half-timbered buildings with sloping rooves, a windmill, and a third-size replica of Copenhagen's Rundetaarn (Round Tower).

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Comments (14)

JKG1944 on May 10, 2012

Lovely shot Laura, interesting history, is the windmill operational? Like. Best wishes. John.

laurac5 on May 11, 2012

JK, thanks for stopping by. The windmill is just for show. We Yanks consider Solvang ("Sunny Fields") our way to "visit Denmark without a passport." :-)

Brian Gymer on May 11, 2012

Hi Laura nice shot,bad luck about the windmill could have made the blades turn thou. Best wishes from Australia..Brian.

Thanasis Germanos on May 11, 2012

It's very nice photo. LIKE Greetings and best wishes Thanasis

Gabriel Angulo Huert… on May 12, 2012

Me Gusta, excelente fotografia gran composicion y excelentes recuerdos de este tipico lugar de California

Afectuosos Saludos Laura

Desde Baja Gabriel

Adem Dogan on May 19, 2012

An wonderful composed Photography and View! This is an very Fine Photo Laura!


With Best Greetings & Good Night. Adem Dogan

Kostia Semytskyi on July 24, 2012

Nice! Like 5. Greeting from Ukraine. Kostia

Phyllis “Tillie” M. on July 29, 2012

Hi Laura! Very nice shot of a part of Solvang LIKE....and...I might add to you commentary and say the best coconut macaroons ever!!!...just don't know the name of the place, but I bet I could find it again. lol Best regards, Phyllis

H. Lisbeth on November 1, 2012

Hi Laura

Dein Foto gefällt mir, Like

Vor vielen Jahren war ich auch einmal in Solvang und habe eine schöne Erinnerung daran.

Beste Grüße aus Deutschland, Lisbeth

Maurice MAZELLIER on November 23, 2012

Pittoresque / Composition.**. - Bravo .. j'aime.. - Maurice.83- France

Gianfranco Pala on April 6, 2013

Ottima composizione!! lk10+F1. Ciao Laura! Un cordiale saluto dalla Sardegna! Gianfranco

Haddock54 on June 15, 2013

Almost like a view from Amsterdam.

Lloret on August 21, 2013

Wonderful location, well captured, LIKE

David Guruli on May 26

Very beautiful view.
Wonderful capture.
Best regards from Georgia, David.

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on May 10, 2012
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    by laurac5
    • Camera: SONY DSC-H55
    • Taken on 2010/01/02 02:53:39
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 4.25mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash