Santa Rosa, California (where I live) is the home of Charles Schultz. Don’t know who that is? You may not, but you probably do know this character:
In 2005, the City of Santa Rosa started a tribute to the popular comic strip creator by commissioning several Charlie Brown statues subsequently placed around the city. Since then, several more characters have joined Charlie to parade around town.
It is always fun to encounter a Peanuts character while out and about on errands. I don’t always have my camera with me, but when I do, I make sure to take a shot. Here’s one of the original bronze statues commemorating, Marcie, one of the comic strip characters:
- Travel theme: Statues (wheresmybackpack.com)