• […] Route 66 in the Mojave Desert – a wonderful brief study on the current state of Amboy, California after the decline of the famous Route 66.  Renée Besta does a fabulous job here of both documenting this photographically as well as sharing some of the historical details which in turn adds context. […]

    March 08, 2012
  • Nice set of images. Tried to get there last time but never could. Next time!

    March 06, 2012
    • Thanks for your comments and taking time to read my post. Amboy is indeed a great place to take a detour on old Route 66 and photograph. There is also a crater nearby to explore.

      March 06, 2012
  • Great post here, Renee, I just love this sort of thing! What an interesting back-story here, my friend, I am literally one flipper away from jumping in the convertible and heading down your way to check this out! 🙂

    March 06, 2012
    • As always, your comments are most appreciated, Toad. Yes, I understand the urge to jump into a convertible and go road-tripping. So many cool places to photograph. Amboy is very unique and definitely worth taking a detour off the Interstate to visit. I love all things mid-century modern, vintage, and retro.

      There is also a nearby crater – Amboy Crater – to visit and photograph. I am behind in my image processing and need to add more images to these posts.

      March 06, 2012

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