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Travel Blogs from Solvang
... eventually make it to Santa Maria on the old camino royal road, now the 101, for a sandwich lunch at a Diner, and the first coke that I can remember in a very long time. Both were pretty nul. At 2.30 we reach the old Spanish mission that we have been aiming for. La Purisima Mission. We wander round the site with an self-guide tour sheet for an hour and a half. An interesting and informative visit. The place was rebuilt in the thirties through an employment scheme during ...
... which are pretty wide, so driving has not been a problem at all since we got here. We headed north on highway 101 towards Santa Clarita and into the Santa Ynez valley. We stopped in Santa Barbara for a quick lunch. We have been here before, always for a lunch break, but the pretty town of red tiled roofs and well-kept houses hugging the ocean really warrant a much longer visit. If I had to choose a place to retire, this would be way up on my list with its ...
... seem to be very labour intensive . Many people were working in the fields. We took the 101 for a short while then the 154 towards Santa Barbara and stopped at Lake Cachuma and the Bradbury Dam . everything here is named after someone! Our hotel is only a couple of blocks from the beach, harbour and Stearns Wharf where we ate in the aptly named Moby Dick!! Miles today - 237 and the temperature went over 100!! Sunset is getting earlier each ...
... and we spend the whole time, exchanging travel stories/ tips. After we got off, about 40 mins journey, he paid by card at Union station as the fly bus does not take cash. We walked to the end of the other side of Station and he advised me to take a taxi from Union station to China Town for safety, which I did for only $10 (it took 3 mins by car). Total cost was only $17 so I saved $43 and it was more of an adventure this way. ...
... that is a kick ass pace by the way. We never narrowed the gap!!
The battle term ....."leave no man behind" apparently applies to only the riders in the Charlie and Delta companies.
So we decided to keep cranking and try and out run the Bravo Company guys to the first rest stop at the 23 mile mark. But, like the poor break away groups at the Tour de France, the Bravo Group Peloton reeled us ...