Travel Blogs from Lakeport
... the bridge and continued on to Cloverdale, Ca. KOA. Now, most KOA's are pretty close to the highway, but not this one! It was a gorgeous drive through big trees and lots of wineries. Up the side of a big hill to spectacular views.
We took the dogs for a walk and met a man that asked if we like beer. I pointed at Mike and said he does. It turned out that they were filming a show in the park (yes in the middle of wine country) all about people and their ...
... projects and I got to learn more about the housing cooperative Terry set up in the 90s. Back when banks would lend people money on property for 5% deposit Terry and some other people set up a cooperative where they bought houses in need of renovation and people worked on fixing up the houses, when they sold the properties people were paid a percentage of the profits depending on the amount of hours they had put it, otherwise known as sweat equity. Members of ...
... a relaxing day in Crescent City.
city itself is actually pretty ugly. It was almost completely destroyed
by a tsunami in 1964. An earthquake near Prince William Island, Alaska
brought huge waves.
After that the remained residents build it up quickly and without any architectural landmarks.
thing that is really interesting is the lighthouse which is only accessible during low tide. We were lucky, the ...
... I will be sure to bring my boots, baseball hat and sunglasses, not to mention I need to work on getting a drivers license. So, till next time, this is Elmo the traveling Lovebird, signing the blog back to Cara (I finally got used to her), and wishing all my fans, both far and wide, “Safe travels and don’t forget the birdseed!”
This has been a “Fork in the Road” production
By El’mo the Lovebird
... in almost as long as me ;) I got the last shower. Then Mercedes, Anne and I sat on the bed and talked a while. They are going together to the same farm I am going to next, but about a week later.
I am still up at 3:30 because I'll be waking up in no time and I'll really miss this WWOOFing experience. I spoiled her as hard as the work can be. (My right hand is still strained.) I'm the last one up, so tired though. Good night. Fresno tomorrow night!