Angus Leung

I come from China.
Living in: Kunming, China
  • Jun7

    Getty Museum

    June 7 in the United States ⋅ ⛅ 18 °C

    Today I visited the Getty Museum.I visited the north,south,east,and west pavillion.I will introduce the pictures one by one.

    First,this picture is called Man with a Hoe drew by Millet.I think the drawing is a great honor to the farmer.The farmer seems like a huge giant in the field.

    Second,this picture is called Starry Night drew by Edvard Munch.I think is like a picture that is drew at other planets.It is really like the one drew by Van Gogh.

    Third,this picture is called Irises drew by Van Gogh.I think this picture is drew very well because of the use of dark and light.It was drew when Van Gogh was old.

    Forth,this picture is a self portrait of Rembrandt Harmensz called Rembrandt Laughing.I think that it is very hard to draw a self portrait.He maybe used a mirror,but it is hard to make the same face again.

    Fifth,this picture is called the Fountain of Love drew by Jean Honoré Fragonard.This picture shows that an angel handing out the water of the fountain of love.The female and male went to drink it without noticing each other.

    Sixth,this picture is called Persues Confronting Phineus with the Head of Medusa drew by Sebastiano Ricci.This picture tell that whoever looks at the head will be petrified.The only person who did not be petrified is the person who is holding the shield to cover head of Medusa.

    Last,this picture is called Danaë and the Shower of Gold drew by Orazio Gentileschi. This picture is a story of the Greek Mythology. About a girl in prison because she was told that his son will kill her father.She was then dating with Jupiter or Zeus.Later,she was pregnant.She borned her son and got out of prison.Her son at last accidentally killed his grandfather with a spear.

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  • Jun6

    In the fun and enormous beach

    June 6 in the United States ⋅ ⛅ 18 °C

    Today I visited Santa Monica Beach.It was a quite nice place to have a weekend.

    First,we drove about 3 hours to arrive at Santa Monika Beach.The ticket for parking is 14 dollars for the whole day.

    Then,we walked and walked to the 3rd Court. We shopped and shopped for about 4 hours. My dad and I each bought a t-shirt in Footaction.It was 22 dollars in total.We also ate tacos for lunch here.

    Later,we went to the beach to play.I played with the kids around me.We went in the water to go to the places that has the big waves.We played jumping on the waves.We got knocked out 10 inches sometimes!😱Oh yeah,did you know that the Santa Monika Beach was the end of 66 highway.

    Last,we drove 20 minutes to arrive at our hotel called Comfort INN.This hotel's room is quite big.It is really comfortable here.You should come to this hotel to have a sleepover.

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  • Jun5

    Hearst Castle

    June 5 in the United States ⋅ ☁️ 13 °C

    Today we visited the Hearst Castle in San Simeon.We bought tickets for the Grand Rooms.

    First,we went to go to watch a movie about the Hearst Castle being built.It was also about the Hearst family.I enjoyed it very much.

    Then,we went to take photos.And went on the bus to go to the Hearst Castle.We had an audio guide during the bus.We also learned about the castle during it.

    Next,we went to explore the castle's outside first.The one I enjoyed most is the Neptune Pool.It took 12 and a half years to finish it.It was a the third time to be improved.The Neptune Pool we see now is the third one.

    Later,we went in the castle.When we went in,the automatic piano was played.It plays at 12 o'clock every day.The part I enjoyed most is the dining room.Its capacity is about 40 people.We also watched a movie in the inside which was took in the time when Mr. Hearst invited the royals of his time to come to the castle for the weekend.

    Last,we went back to the visitor center.Ate a simple lunch and drove to Solvang.We checked in our hotel called Svendsgaard's Lodge.

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  • Jun4

    In 17 mile drive

    June 4 in the United States ⋅ ☀️ 11 °C

    Today I visited the 17 mile drive.We also went to be in San Simeon today.

    First,we drove about 20 minutes to arrive at Pebble Beach.I changed into my swimming suit.I played a while in the beach.I played chasing the water.I also took pictures when I play the water.It was cold but it wasn't so cold to me.👻

    Then,we went around the place to go to the bathroom in visitor center.We ate some bread and took pictures of the place.There is also a place that you can drive a car,but it doesn't really works.

    Next,we drove for about 3 hours to arrive at Elephant Seal Rookery.We learned that how to know if an elephant seal is a female or male by looking at the nose.

    Later,I went to my hotel called Quality INN.To change my swimming suit again to play near the beach.I took pictures of the sunset.And went back to my hotel.

    Last,I went to eat dinner in Big Sur Restaurant. It was such a delicious dinner.

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  • Jun3

    Golden Bay Bridge

    June 3 in the United States ⋅ ☀️ 13 °C

    Today I am going to tell you about Bay Bridge and Golden Gate Bridge.Let's start with the Bay Bridge.

    Bay Bridge is designed by Charles H. Purell.The Bay Bridge is 4.46 miles in length.It is made of concrete and steel.The bridge's price is about 2.5 to 7 bucks per car.The height of the bridge is 160 meters,and the width of the bridge is 78.74 meters.This bridge is an enormous bridge!I think that the Bay Bridge must be very expensive and hard to build.

    Golden Gate Bridge's architect is Irving Morrow.I think that he is great person to be an architect.It needs lots of tech and knowledge. The length of the Bridge is 1.7 miles.The height of the Bridge is 227.4 meters,and the width is 27.4 meters.The bridge is made out of steel.The Golden Gate Bridge has an isolator capable of making the bridge move when having an earthquake.I think that the Bridge is a very well designed bridge.
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  • Jun2

    California Academy of Sciences

    June 2 in the United States ⋅ ⛅ 13 °C

    Today I visited California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park.We took a Uber car to there.

    First,we bought our tickets for the Museum.The ticket for one adult is 44.5 bucks and for a child is 34.75 bucks.We waited about half an hour to entry because it was Sunday.And Sunday was the only day that opens at 11 o'clock.At other days it opens at 9 o'clock.It closes at 6 o'clock everyday.

    Then,we went to the Planetarium to watch the movie called Expedition Reef.It is about how we can protect the corals and stuff.A cool thing about corals are that they protected people from a big hurricane!

    Next,we went to Rainforest to see the animals that live in the rainforest.We saw many butterflies,leaf cutter ants,and even a macaw!The macaws we saw were funny.One of them bit the other one and the other macaw screamed!🤣😂I felt it was a great place to go to study the wildlife.I recommend it very much.You must go to the Rainforest when you go to California Academy of Sciences.

    Later,we went down to the aquarium.We saw lots of interesting fish.Like Tube-Snout,Grunt sculpin,and Pacific spiny lumpsucker.Then fun thing in the aquarium is that you could touch kelp,sea urchin,a shark's egg,and a sea star.We saw an alligator when we went up.The alligator we saw was a rare white alligator.

    Then,we went to eat lunch at the Museum.

    Next,we went to see the Living Roof on forth floor.We see a little garden,and there was a person telling us about how they planted the flowers.It is a good garden to work on.

    Later,we went to the Naturalist Center.The Naturalist Center is a place that you can play clay,draw,and dicover stuff using microscopes.I saw a great image of the pattern of a fossil.I watched a video about using venoms to save lifes.The most poisonous venom is from the Box Jellyfish.

    Last,we called a Uber car and went back to our hotel.

    Thank you!
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  • Jun1

    Fisherman's Union Town St

    June 1 in the United States ⋅ ☀️ 15 °C

    Today I visited Fisherman's Wharf,Lombard St,Union Square,and Chinatown.We mainly visited the Fisherman's Wharf today.This is why my title today is Fisherman's Union Town St.

    First,we walked about 30 minutes to arrive at the peaceful Fisherman's Wharf.We saw lots of pigeons,seagulls,and ships.I learned lots of ties.I will put some of the pictures of the ties. We also saw people playing music there.

    Then,we ate dinner in Pier 39.I was suprized to something in the restaurant.And it is they have a 3 dollar in the restaurant!The wharf is a great place to stay.

    Next,we walked to Lombard St for about 20 minutes.We took some pictures,but we didn't walk in the street.☹

    Later,we called a Uber to Union Square we shopped for about 3 hours and took many pictures.

    Last,we went to Chinatown to eat dinner and went home.

    Thank you!
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  • May31

    Glacier Point

    May 31 in the United States ⋅ ⛅ 19 °C

    Today I visited Yosemite National Park again. The place we mainly go today is Glacier Point. Glacier Point is at a high hill that can see almost everything in that area including Half Dome.

    First,we went to Glacier Point from our hotel.It took us about 2 hours to arrive at Glacier Point.We took pictures of the Half Dome,Yellowstobe Falls,and even a squirrel!

    Then,we went to a place near to the El Capitan where my dad came before.We were suprized to find this place again.

    Next,we drove about 5 and a half hours to arrive at San Fransisco.We checked in our hotel called Nob Hill Motor INN.The room we booked is so big.We were suprised also to the size of the room!

    Last,we ate dinner at a chinese restaurant.It tastes mighty good.I will go there to eat it again.

    Thank you!☻
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  • May30

    Galen Clark

    May 30 in the United States ⋅ ☀️ 12 °C

    Galen Clark is a famous person in Yosemite National Park.He is the first guardian of Yosemite also the one who found Yosemite National Park.He was borned at March 28,1814. He moved to California because of the Golden Rush.He said this was his chances between death or having a better life.He made a tomb when he found Yosemite.He planted flowers around them.Last,he had a nice life and died at his daughter's house in March 24,1910.He was buried at a tomb which he chose near a Yosemite Fall.I think he stayed that long in California because he likes the nature and became a guardian of it.He served for Yosemite 24 years in total!How great he is!Read more

  • May30

    Yosemite National Park

    May 30 in the United States ⋅ ☀️ 13 °C

    Today I visited Yosemite National Park. First,we drove about 6 hours to arrive at Yosemite National Park from Reno.

    Then,we went to the Upper and Lower Yosemite Falls to take pictures.I went down the hill to see the falls more clearly.

    Next,we went to El Capitan (the biggest granite in the world)which we call Tutokanula now.It is about 3000 feet.I think people who climbed it is so brave that they can face death!I also saw deers there.I went so close that the deers.Almost came and ate next to me!

    Later,we went arround the place and went to the Valley View.We didn't take much photos because it was raining.☹But,It had a quite beautiful rain there.

    Last,we went to our hotel called Best Western Plus Yosemite Way Station.It was about 200 bucks per night.We went to eat dinner at Pizza Factory.

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