Tag Archives: California

New Plans, New Direction

You can see by the online map of our travels that we’ve changed direction. When we plotted our 2012 destinations the plan was to go to Oregon, Washington and then on into Canada to see Vancouver and beyond. The news … Continue reading

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Back On The Road!

It’s been eight months since we stopped moving and settled into San Francisco. During our stay there we found work, explored the city and reconnected with old friends. It was great to have several months in a new city. We … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe

When we first arrived in the Lake Tahoe area we were shocked to see snow on the trees. Clearly we hadn’t done enough weather research before jumping in the RV and heading to the lake for a long weekend. With … Continue reading

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California Coast and Tributaries Boat Tour

Last weekend we took advantage of a Groupon we had purchased months ago (basically a discounted ticket) to take a 90 minute boat tour that left from nearby Fisherman’s Wharf. We headed out on the “Kitty Kat” with about 15 … Continue reading

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Maker Faire – San Mateo, CA

This past weekend we headed down to San Mateo to attend our first Maker Faire. This event was started about six years ago by Make Magazine and has grown into several annual events all over the U.S. This celebration of … Continue reading

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Visit to “The Rock”

We are now living just a few blocks away from parts of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area which includes Alcatraz Island in the San Francisco Bay. This federal prison operated until 1963 and later became a National Historic Landmark … Continue reading

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Point Reyes National Seashore

We decided to get away for President’s Day weekend and see some of the nearby attractions. We didn’t have to go too far north before we were away from San Francisco and in beautiful countryside. Our first stop in the … Continue reading

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One Year Later

Exactly one year ago today I made the first post on this blog. At that time, the idea of traveling around the U.S. in an RV was a wild, dreamy concept that, honestly, I was pretty skeptical about becoming a … Continue reading

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