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We left on the 5:00 a.m. C&J shuttle out of Portsmouth this morning to Logan Airport. Flight was at 8:30. We arrived in Oakland, CA about 1:30 PST and got our rental car. Headed south on the 880 Freeway with about 6 lanes of traffic all heading in the same direction. We only planned to go as far as Modesto, CA today after the long cross-country …
... in Santa Barbara, especially if you're a young girl with a nice golden tan. There were a lot of them, or so Annie tells me. There are numerous skateboarders but they do not threaten you on the sidewalks:they skate along the road! The local courthouse must be the finest government building in the world and I'm in danger of getting garbled and confused as I think of things to include that impressed me. We are staying at the 'Inn by the Harbour' which is motel style rooms but ...
So... now we're OFFICIALLY on VACATION!!
We are busy busy packing... yes, we are leaving in less than 24 hours and are doing the bulk of our packing tonight. It seems to be our regular routine! :P
Changes we've made for this year's trip:
- the iPad
We will now have a more convenient (vs. our laptop) way to store pictures in case we run out of space on our SD cards. This is another part of our ...
... cheaper and healthier. Try not to travel during the summer as it is PACKED with tourists. The locals are friendly, where we went. I told Alfredo that I did not really need a hotel. Everywhere I went, I met people that would have opened up their doors for me. It was fun meeting them. Oh, and since January 2012, lots of cointries do not allow smoking in hotels, restaurants , etc. although they smoke everywhere on the street. Lots od chain stores to shop in and lots ...
... option to try odd foods from around the world, and my friend took it upon her as a mission to try everything on this menu, including frog legs, escargot, liver, and more.
Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos: Our first port was in Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos. This island is the smallest of the Turks and Caicos islands, but it was beautiful. I believe the tour guide said the island was 6 miles in diameter. We decided to head into the heart of the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsComfort Inn Modesto
Arrived after a long flight from Boston and was greeted by a very nice gentlemen at the desk. He gave us a quite room overlooking the courtyard. He answered all our questions about restaurants/grocery stores in the area. Room was very clean. The hotel itself is older, but it was clean and that is what's important.
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