Howard Johnson Express Inn - Redding
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
- Continental Breakfast
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Travel Blogs from Redding
... to spare on either side. Hah! More by good luck than judgement, it has to be said.
From there we headed North to the Avenue of Giants, where the giant redwood trees (the Sequoias) stand majestically shoulder to shoulder and reach for the sky forming a dark avenue beneath.
We stopped at the visitor centre and watched a fascinating documentary about a couple who spent a year from the first redwood in the south to the last one in the north, plotting, ...
... town, but I used to be a Court TV addict and I watched the entire trial of Jodie Arias, the woman who slaughtered her ex-boyfriend in his home. She was from Yreka and her parents still live there. So it was interesting for me to see just where she came from. It's an old town, and kind of run down. Nothing like Jodie.
As we drove on, I knew we should be seeing Shasta, but our view was still obscured. When ...
... us and then went right on working. We were hoping to go out to dinner but her work load is not permitting us that treat tonight. I went to a Greek shack and got us both some healthy food. Again Motel 6 comes through with a great ADA room.
Tomorrow will be an earlier start. It will be our longest travel day. Day 1 we went 323 miles, today was 344. I think tomorrow is around 450 miles to ...
... capped mountains and probably had the quickest greens we have played on for the whole trip. We played with a local member and one of the golf shop staff. The weather and our company was great but our games need a little work before we hit the tee at Bandon Dunes!
Tomorrow we are off to Eugene, Oregon. It is about a 5 hour drive north from Redding. We will spend a couple of days there before we head to the coast and make a 3 day stop in Bandon, Oregon.
Cathy & Dave
Catching up again. First town I came to was Crescent City, which had signs everywhere explaining what to do in the event of earthquake/ tsunami warnings ( 34 tsunamis have hit here since 1933). Welcome to California! I have decided that the state's nine Nat. Parks and the drives between them will be enough to satisfy me for now. My first stop was Redwood Nat. Park, not too impressed. It's a forest ...