La Quinta Inn & Suites Newport
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Seeing the Oregon coast is another one of those bucket list things we've been wanting to do. Last year we barely touched the state of Oregon as we drove to Vancouver and spent a night in Pendleton. I've heard of the beauty of the coast and wanted to experience it first hand. I've spent a lot of time in my life around coastal Maine, so my …
What a day. I've never seen so many trees in my life, and so many tree farms, lumbering sites, and log trucks. I really feel ambivalent about the logging industry. On the one hand, they are cutting down majestic trees, and on the other hand, they are reforesting, supplying our lumber, and a lot of jobs. They seem to coexist nicely here. I find …
We drove up the coast of Oregon...naturally we saw lots of trees and many beautiful ocean views. Not far past Brookings, we found a beautiful place to stop and let the kids play and stretch our legs: Harris Beach State Park. It was just gorgeous. Drove through Port Orford. After driving through (and walking around just a bit--we hit a craft/farmer' …
A personal highlight for me at Sea Perch was that I found two gorgeous pieces of rather large and heavy driftwood and as Jon was not able to use his usual objection of no room I stashed them aboard and will proudly show them off in the Danville garden. Those who know me well will of course correctly assume that quite a few water sculpted rocks also were stowed aboard.
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Sunday, dawned a little cold & rainy, so we planned to stay home, rest & let Reed recover. It was a good thing we didn't plan much because Steven went down next. By late evening, he was driving himself to the ER for some anti-nausea meds (Zofran) & fluids. Monday was sunny & we took some long walks on the beach & went to see a local glass blower. I love to watch ...
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