La Playa Motel
Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara
... also oranges, so stopped at roadside and bought some, sweet and tasty. Then stopped in Oxnard, as sat nav wasn't being helpful, at a mall, which was full of rough looking Mexicans, thousands of them, felt like they might rob us as we were the only white people, so left in a hurry. More scary there than walking in streets of LA at night!
... on to Santa Monica Pier approaching sunset and some really lovely light and water and noise and bustle. A truly iconic place in the most amazing setting. On our way off we passed a bloke with an albino constrictor snake. We had a photo done with James and Ruth was "dare you dare you double dare you" to go in for a picture. I think she and we underestimated how absolutely terrified she would be. Bad parenting moment- Ruth ...
... Most of the kids had their own hot tub party at the indoor pools so we didn’t have too many show up until my shift was over. At 10pm, I received my appraisal from Emilia*. She gave me a pretty good score (yay). I’m excited to move on to my next ship since it means I’m closer to going home, but I’m not looking forward to the long tiring disembarkation process only to turn around the next day and go through the long tiring embarkation process. ...
... chicken dinner. El Burro can wait til tomorrow.
By the end of the next day my organization was complete. I’d gotten everything packed down to 2 suitcases and a plastic bin (give or take a few loose shoes, lawn chair and dumbbell…essentials!). The rest got crammed into storage, though I’ve definitely reached a ...
... are the only RV – but it was because of the German Passport, after fingerprints and pictures and 6 $ less in our pocket I got the Waiver Visa until April 6.
And we continued a long boring drive under clouds and rain – until Vancouver/WA – where we checked in during the rain, happy to have electricity and a nice warm motorhome.
What did we ...
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