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... I was starting to wonder where this road would take us... Asphalt soon turned to gravel and steep slopes with uneven surface were now added to the experience. We drove for what felt at least like an hour. The idea was to reach the big road number 5 via this "shortcut". As we drove on it started to get darker and it wasn't without feeling a bit uneasy when it suddenly happened... A message on the dashboard showed up. A message you don't want to see in the middle of "nowhere" ...
... was down to about 50 feet.
After yet again struggling to keep the RV in a straight line due to such immense winds we had no option but to pull over in a rest area, the wind and dust was just incredible and the most amazing dust storm we had ever seen or heard of. After asking some locals we were told that this was very uncommon and it could continue for hours or days, we couldn't wait as we felt very unsafe with the howling winds and dust - ...
Motel 6 Coalinga East #1356
25008 W Dorris Ave
I-5/westside Fwy At Sr 198
Coalinga, CA, 93210
Phone: (559) 935-1536
FAX: (559) 934-0814Via I-5 S2 hrs 35 mins / 161.21 miles
MOTEL 6 RESERVATION CONFIRMATION
Confirmation Number: 1356M28387
Guest Name: Patricia Cadena
Check-in Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Check-out Date: ...
... goodbye to some friends at the hostel, programmed the sat nav and South I went. I was booked into a Hostel in San Francisco the following day so had all of today and tonight to drive up. Newport beach was the place I wanted to go, I followed the directions spouted by the sat nav and there I was... Newport at least. Followed the signs for the beach and not for love or money could I find the ...
... br> I wanted to head to the Golden Gate Bridge to see it in all of its glory tonight but there was low visibility and Adrienne and Travis wanted to get Ayden back to the hotel so we canceled those plans. We'll get to see more of San Francisco tomorrow. We also want to visit my Uncle Will who lives in SF tomorrow as well.
Good Night - this is Curvie Jr signing off at 1:39am PST Friday July 27.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTravelodge Coalinga
All 6 sleep, sharing beds. Pool. Small breakfast. Free wifi.
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