Our quick visit to Santa Cruz ended with an awesome breakfast and walk along the coast to a lookout point where we hopped a fence and sat out on the rocks watching the surfers do their thing – it made me even more excited for learning to surf in Costa Rica! Then it was … More A USA Road Trip (Part 3): Santa Cruz to Los Angeles
Leaving Yosemite behind us, we began our drive out of the park and headed westwards, towards our next destination, Santa Cruz, where we were meeting a friend who goes to college there. Our aim was to arrive in SC by around 6:30pm, but it seems that was very much just wishful thinking and we soon … More A USA Road Trip (Part 2): Yosemite to Santa Cruz
For those of you that have been following the blog for a while, you’ll probably be aware that I’ve been a little absent lately. And if you’ve been with me from the very beginning you might have already realised that’s because it’s been summer, and summer for me means spending 4 months living and working … More A USA Road Trip (Part 1): Fresno to Yosemite
The first instalment of our USA adventures…
1. Stay at the HI Santa Monica in Los Angeles. 2. Shop on 3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica, LA. 3. Ride the Cable Car in San Francisco. 4. Eat a sourdough chowder bowl at Boudin Bakery on the pier in San Francisco. 5. Stay at San Francisco International Hostel.
Arriving in Los Angeles on a hot and sunny afternoon, I had that excited feeling in my stomach, like a kid on Christmas eve…I was back in one of my favourite cities in the world (that I’ve visited), and I couldn’t wait to get back into the American way of life. We met Tash (a … More California Dreaming
This week we hit up San Francisco and at the end of the week we got the bus up to Santa Rosa to see our friend Shell (she’s living and working here) from camp. It was so awesome to be back together, and we spent two days just chatting and being excited about getting back … More Photo Of The Week: Together Again