Travel Blogs from Ventura
... Delicious. Saturday
night, Ann told me to bring my Kodak, because we went in town. We went on the
top of a mountain and on the top we were able to see all Ventura and a little bite
of Oxnard. It was fabulous! Today I realize that it’s almost the end. I
reserved my youth hostel in L.A. and tried to have a surf lesson. I hope I will be able to surf before I leave!!
... people meditating. Then we had to decide between actually walking along Santa Monica Pier and beach or going to Venice Beach, so we went to Venice Beach and spent quite awhile there. What an interesting place - tons of people, artists, athletes, musicians, homeless people, people selling stuff, skateboarders. There’s something for everyone - beach volleyball, basketball ...
... Khmer, Thai, Vietnamese, Mandarin, Japanese)
- My glasses were shipped back to CA from New Zealand
- My purse, with passport and wallet, was found in the back of a taxi in Brisbane (catastrophe averted!)
... space leftover for those items we'll end up buying as we're traveling. We're expecting to experience a wide spectrum of climates from hot/humid/tropical to cold and rainy. Lots of universal clothing was a must for our luggage packing. Launch day is coming up fast!
Btw, Kirsten asked me to point out that we will be clear on who's writing the blog entries as she believes she's a better writer......We'll see about that.....
... decor is less....flashy. It stands in a open field with a couple of towering oak trees and has large corrals which hold some long haired sheepy animals, a few goats and long horned bovine (couldn't get the right perspective to make a gender judgement call) a couple of turkeys, some chickens and two really cute pigs.
By the time we left the sun was getting low in the sky and the shadows and golden colors of the field and hills around us were ...