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North Beach Jack Kerouac Tour – The Beat Goes On

By: Mike Marino Many people have truly Left Their Heart in San Francisco!! The Bagdad by the Bay has left [...]

Bolinas: The Hipster Haven of the Beat Bohemians

Written By Mike Marino, Photo by Mike Harrison San Francisco…the grand dame of the Pacific Coast. She is as elegant [...]

Wine Bottle Lava Lamps Sixties Flashback

Wine Bottle Lava Lamps Sixties Flashback By Mike Marino California is more than just a Pacific left coast state of [...]

Amsterdammit! Tour

By Mike Marino (Writer/Journalist) Author of The Sandoz Collection Tinkerbell, pixie dust and pirates made Peter Pans day as he [...]

More Than One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

More Than One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest   By Mike Marino (Writer/Journalist) Author of The Sandoz Collection. The Spare [...]

There and Back!

It sounded simple. Before your ninety days are up, cross the border into Argentina, have a steak, a nice bottle [...]

Fishnets and High Kicks! Reefer Madnes – The Musical

Reefer Madness: The Musical By Mike Marino Killer Weed on Broadway: Fishnets and High Kicks! (Reefer Madness: The Musical) Sex…Drugs…and [...]

The Baja Beach and The Hemp Hotel

The Baja Beach and The Hemp Hotel By Mike Marino Grab your sombrero, and full tilt boogie South of the [...]

Sex… Drugs… Rock n’ Roll!!!

The left over baggy of the seeds and stems of Haight Ashbury’s purple haze daze, and the tie-dyed Summer of [...]