TripAdvisor Reviews Mariner Motel Seaside
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... to the state park here to view the "haystack" rocks and the coast. Upon walking to the edge of the bluff and looked down the coast, I said to Laurie "THIS is what we came for". It was a breathtaking view, of mountains sloping down into the sea. Personally, I cannot imagine why anyone would spend time in the town with t shirt shops and bumper cars, when this is mere miles down the road. We were in no hurry to leave Cannon Beach. It looked like what ...
... up Auto Zone to replace some burnt out driving lights. Chris showed off his superb auto skills in the parking lot finally turning off the warning message that had been flashing at us the past few days.
I then forced Chris to go up the Astoria Column trying to do something somewhat cultured for the day. I honestly don't even know what the Column was honoring now that I type this - so I failed my own goal on that one. I ...
... too much with Kellee strapped to my back. With my thumb out, I spent a total of 15 minutes waiting on 3 different rides which ended up putting me back in Portland, right in front of Jeff's door step. I've said it before and I'll say it again, hitchhiking is THE best way to connect with the local culture, it puts you in a place of faith and friendliness. You will gain much more from a 15 minute ride with a complete stranger than you would from any 1 hour tour guide. On ...
... which gave us access to the trolley and a visit to Astoria Column which we didn't go to but is supposed to be amazing. Because we bought the $7 bus passes we had a sticky label that we had to put on our jackets so all the locals obviously realized that we were visitors and every one of them said Welcome to Astoria, very friendly.
We arrived in downtown and wandered around found a Deals Plus store because of all things ...
... it wouldn't have been a lot wetter, colder and more miserable. Instead, we turned a **** night into a laugh - and from there, the weather could only get better. And get better it did!
We were up bri... well, it wasn't bright and early, cos the weather was still ***** - but we were up early, and that's the important part. We had a quick breakfast before packing everything up and getting back on the road. For the rest of the morning ...
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