Ocean Palms Motel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Travel Blogs from Pismo Beach
... the edge - sometimes at sea level, sometimes precipitously high above sheer cliffs. Maybe it's just the beauty of it all under that Californian blue sky. Whatever it didn't disappoint. AND we sighted whales!!! Out in the bay rounding up a fishy lunch. Loads of them visible by their blowholes and breaching the surface occasionally flipping up their tails into the air which got us very excited. In fact we continued to see whales for miles ...
... go into the Brewhouse next door for a few beers, I've never seen so many tattoos,bushy beards & weird looking youngsters in one place. The girl next to me had quite a low neck top & her whole chest was tattooed plus arms & fingers too - maybe her whole body was. A guy even had a T shirt saying Keep Calm & grow a Beard. Everybody really nice though as usual, then off for a Chinese which was really good & back for an early night, it was a really tiring ...
... moose. We’d go to Florida if it was practicable. Our sights are set on Pismo Beach, California, about halfway between Los Angeles (“L.A”, as Mrs Henry calls it) and San Francisco.
California is immediately warmer after coming down Yosemite’s Tioga Pass, Mrs Henry screaming “Slow down, slow down!” all the way. California is dry and dusty and yellow, but warm during the day.
We’re out of ...
... way too expensive so ended up in central California in Fresno. Here he bought 80 acres of land and tried to start his orchard. Unfortunately, the ground here is as hard as a rock and the summers bring temps of 115 which tends to burn up fruit trees. So, the guy being determined to succeed hired himself out as a farmhand and then gets the bright idea to dig down 12 foot and plant his trees. Then he gets another bright ...
... and hot fudge sauce. Mike had chocolate, strawberry and vanilla with m&ms,skittles, chocolate Carmel chip and nuts. All for $10! We wandered down to the pier and was met by at least six or seven dolphins, hundreds of sea birds and pelicans feeding on fish just off the edge of the pier, about 100 yards from the shore. It was quite amazing watching all this marine life in their natural habitat - hell of a lot better than Sea ...