Motel 6 Oceanside - Coast Hwy
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A bike for hire. A bragin price of 5 dollars for the day.
You have to love the local council, that's a great price. The rental places on the beach want to charge over $20 for a few hours ... at this price we just have to take advantage. So we are up and out early to collect our bikes - it's on a first come allocation until they have been …
Having woken up on the other end of the beach/town in our new motel, we decide to go for a wander around the harbour area.
This place continues to surprise me. My Lonely Planet does not include any information on Oceanside (or even mention it) and the main reason we picked it out as a place for 'hanging 10', is the fact that both of us …
A short greyhound bus north and we end up in a very cool Californian surfing seaside town.
This town has a specific feel and vibe which we pick up on very quickly ... we're in the heartland of a chilled surfing community but also a Republican area who value and support their troops.
We're in Oceanside.
Oceanside is …
... stocked up on every antinausea treatment possible! Overall we found out that cruise ships are not our thing - we like our space and lots of options for swimming and playing - but we did enjoy a break from homeschooling, cooking and cleaning.
Time to leave the coast and head back inland - next destination Coachella Valley - the desert home of wealthy retirees, Hollywood stars and the rest of the riffraff!!
... seeing some awesome sports photography: http://ironstring.com/wp/index.shtml Mark told us about multiple tours he has done across the US. One of which was with his girlfriend at the time and wife now. Traveling is the best test of love, ask us about our friendship at this point.
We took our time biking and stopped in multiple little beach towns along the way to enjoy the coast. We went to Del Mar Chocolate Bar and enjoyed a truffle and coconut mound. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking