Lighthouse Oceanfront Resort
Travel Blogs from Long Beach
... normal to say hello to people as you pass on the street and get a friendly reaction, but he, largish, mid 20s perhaps, didn't miss a beat nor slow down, but managed to get out a deep and resonant "how're you folks doing today?" Brilliant. "devote themselves to the avoidance of every opinion with which they were not perfectly familiar, and regard their own brains as a sort of sanctuary, to which if an opinion had infer resorted, none other was to attack ...
... So over spring break, I will be going from the Grand to the Sapphire to the Crown down the California coast and ending the contract with the same Mexican cruise I've done twice now. I'll have to be dealing with embarking and disembarking three separate times, learning two new ships layouts, and coping with three different managers and teams, along with receiving three appraisals. OYE!
I AM excited to see the Cali coast though! Especially ...
Yup, theres gold on them there beaches. Unfortunately, It is so fine you work your tale off to get just a smigit. Black sand and and gold.
From Long Beach enroute to Randle on Hwy 4
it is a wonderful , beautiful trip following the Washington side of the Columbia River .
Everything is in bloom.
... to its forested hills is well worth your time. There are 2 lighthouses in the park, one facing the Pacific (North Head lighthouse, sometimes facing hurricane force winds) and the other the Columbia River (Cape Disappointment lighthouse, built in 1856 and the oldest on the West Coast). It was in this area that the Lewis and Clark ...
... hates heights. I bailed even sooner because I found it very claustrophobic. Peter went to the top and we took pictures of him up there. We still got good 360 degree views from the parking lot.
Next stop was the Columbia River Maritime Museum, which was really amazing and well worth a visit. First stop in the museum was back outside to the wharf to see the "Columbia" which was originally a floating lighthouse. Men would work 6 weeks on, ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center