City Center Best Rates Motel
- Non-smoking rooms
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Smoking rooms available
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
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The day began with a tough ride to Shelton known as 'Christmas town' due to the large number of Christmas trees which grow there. Route 101 quickly turned into a freeway and it was pretty much like cycling on the A14. A 'drive-thru' espresso stop (they are everywhere) 12 miles in led to a change of course. The lady in the espresso bar hinted that there may be a bus to Aberdeen from Shelton city centre - that ...
... was lefsa. Did have lunch in a small tapa restaurant which was good. Papa bought a "stupid" CD of so called Norwegian music - awful! From Poulsbo we travelled towards Aberdeen but only made it as far as Sheldon where we checked in to the Little Creek Casino and Resort. It was about 5PM so thought we might as well pack it in for the day. Cheap rooms - $79!! Rooms OK - ...
So here I am on my last night In this amazing state waiting to go pick up Jess and go out to a party in Puyallup. Tomorrow morning I will be making the drive down to Portland to sleep some random dudes couch and go camping out in the middle of bear territory with his roommates and another random Couchsurfer I have never met. The thought of finally, after all this time starting my adventure down the west coast towards San Diego is just down ...
... sign indicates this as significant since you are then 1/2 way between the Equator and the North Pole) I will put down a few lessons learned that I pondered over the past couple days:
- we can travel well together the two of us in a small space
- place for everything and everything gets put back in its place (some of the places are still changing)
- scrapbooking is not a viable pastime for this RV life at this point -- knitting, reading and even ...
... to a fantastic couple of days. Had a wander down to the waters edge at low tide lots of crabs and other wild life thingies to look at. Vicky (amazing name) is a fantastic host and made us sit down and she made us a lovely picnic sammie lunch. A bit more beach-combing, sitting in the sun, deer visiting us in the backyard, and a wee wait for the tide to rise. The boys got out the boat and went fishing ...