Super 8 Bakersfield
Travel Blogs from Bakersfield
We covered almost the entire state of California today! After a tasty breakfast at the Samoa Cookhouse, we continued to follow Zack's prescribed route. Our day of driving started out in the shade of the redwoods, but before long we started climbing... and climbing... and climbing. Eventually we leveled out at a wintry 4,000 feet. The snow was …
... with that assignment. So now I’m going to get a taste of what some of my co-workers did.
I’ve already packed, pretty unusual for me; usually I’m finishing up as I dash off to the airport. But I’m packed; got a large duffle bag, a large wheeled suitcase, a wheeled carry-on, camera backpack, purse and a tote bag. Each of the large bags is just ounces less than
50#’s. The wheeled carry-on is over 35#.
I strap ...
Aussie Rampage Mantra:
'What doesn't kill you makes you stronger' (Kelly Clarkson)
Aussie Rampage Playlist:
- Stronger - Kelly Clarkson
- Gangster's Paradise - Coolio
- Jesus Take the Wheel - Carrie Underwood
- Black Hole Sun - Soundgarden
... the RV, we reviewed the situation together. Carpet was soaked, water in the heater ducting meaning that it was also likely under the vinyl.
We ripped out the carpet and the wet parts of the vinyl and tore out the felt in the basement. In our favor was the fact that it was a very hot day with a great breeze. We left the basement doors open as well as every other door and window so that everything actually dried quickly.
Monday morning I called out ...
Many years ago I was in New Mexico and stopped at a shop for coffee, I ended up buying a bowl, about 900 years old. It had been broken and glued together so it didn't cost much, maybe $40.00. That was the beginning of my antiquities collection. Now there are people who do not think that these items belong in private collections, I like my bowls so there it is.