Necropolis…

Last weekend we took a stroll through the vast necropolis at Colma CA. In places you can turn and see rows and rows of monuments spreading out like a miniature European city.

Wikipeda says: “With much of Colma’s land dedicated to cemeteries (17 for the interment of humans and one for pets), the dead population outnumber the living by thousands to one. This has led to it being called, “the city of the silent,” and also has given rise to a humorous motto among some residents: “It’s great to be alive in Colma.

2 thoughts on “Necropolis…

  1. That is really great – I need to try that more often. You I felt that head cold too last week. But luckily shook it off just in time for the weekend. Be careful Marin folks are starting to come down with the flu.

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