La Quinta Inn & Suites Bakersfield North
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We woke up this morning after having a well needed sleep. Our only problem was that fact we are still on UK time which means we were awake at 3.30am. We spent the next few hours drinking coffee (no tea ahhhhh!) and planning our route for today. (6.30am) we went to the main lodge for breakfast. There is definitely a difference between our …
20th April 2008 The day we finally get out of vegas. Just not really our scene. And (here's my cranky old man soap box speech) the smoke was getting unbearable. It was really affecting my sinuses and Rachel's throat was pretty sore also. And clothes really stink like an ashtray. Anyway it was also my first day of driving on the wrong side of the …
After a good nights sleep in San Rafael we decided to head straight to Muir Woods, Michael enjoyed scaring the hell out of me on the winding road up !! The trees were not as big as we expected or have seen in other peoples photo's but were still quite impressive, we only done a short walk as wanted to get on the road to Gilroy 😊 Another 100 miles later we get to Gilroy, it has over ...
... good! We were all thrilled to walk away winners!
After a long haul today, made more fun by yakking on the walkie-talkies with our travelling mates, tonight finds us in the Bakersfield Walmart, sharing chili, salad and cornbread and doing planning for our 5-night stint at Lake Cahuilla, our first "relax, we're on holiday" location! More on that in the next blog...
Two Drifters, signing off
... burgers they said a little prayer. We did think we spotted the guy from The Blind Side.
- The USA has flies too – yep annoying and sticky.
- We saw the first sheep of our journey. We spotted them about 40 miles outside Bakersfield.
We arrived at Bakersfield and for a place of 340 000 it seemed ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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