Monticello at Southport
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Jim & I are overnighting in Woodland tonight. We'll be getting up @ 4am in order to catch our 6am flight to Grand Rapids, Michigan! The Clan Little is gathering at Ludington State Park for the week - some will camp & some will motel it. We'll motel it as it's difficult to fit all our camping gear into our carry-on luggage :-) Jason is driving from Reno to Ludington with his cousin, ...
... a film explaining the discovery of gold the formation of
the town. We wandered around the town which had several period buildings, a functioning blacksmith shop and a recreation of the saw mill near which gold was discovered. After a picnic lunch we headed north on CA Rt. 49 to “Nevada City” an old gold mining town where we strolled Main Street of the historic district and did a little shopping.
... the wooden sidewalks past the
beautifully restored store fronts containing restaurants, bars, ice cream parlors’, candy stores clothing stores and souvenir shops. We also walked down to the river where there is a paddle wheel boat that is now a combination restaurant, bar and hotel. It was an enjoyable afternoon.
... to the places I want to go. The people staying there are very nice, as well as the couple that owns the place. It has a funky pool/moat around a common area and fun surrounding rooms. The lady tends to take in animals that are injured to rehabilitate, so it's like a little zoo. Dogs, cats, birds and a little Monkey named Magic. Sleep is peaceful, except for the noisy roosters and the occasional thunk of a falling mango, but at least then ...
Our adventure began almost the same way our mornings start when the kids were in school. That confound cicada chirping alarm, ala circa 1980s, bleated at 6 am. I awoke with a start, then fell back asleep eager for the extra 30 minutes. My cute mate got up and went about her business. She later told me, which I related, for a few moments she thought it was a school ...
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