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Travel Blogs from Fort Bragg
He stood as a man among giants.
In Port Orford this morning the fog had moved sufficiently off shore that we thought we were in for the kind of day on the coast of which picture post cards and motorcycle advertisements are made. Wrong. By the time we were five miles south the fog was back as thick as ever.
Well, if the fog won't …
Hi folks back again, having spent a couple of interesting days in Arcata part of the Humbolt county of Northern California.
We sae Coastal redwood trees on the way doiwn. Our host took us to a few interesting spots including Sequoia mini zoo where I saw pink flamingoes and a re panda fro the first time.
She also took us to a natural history museum where there wss an Indian display of basket weaving which I found interesting.
That evening ...
... barely be measured. After a few hours of driving we were ready for dinner. We pulled up at a bikers cafe called 'Bones' and decided to try it. We recieved a warm welcome despite missing a Harley Davidson! After a hearty meal we continued on our way. The sun began to set at 8.30pm, so pulled in at Point Arena to watch the sunset. Being a clear day, it was a beautiful sight watching the sun go down into the waters. Once the sun had gone down and out of view we headed ...
... the extent that all the glass is pretty much gone and souvenir collecting is prohibited. What natural disaster can we label as a tourist spot and have people clean up????? However, Fort Bragg was worth the detour for its amazing pizzas and beers at Piaci Pub And Pizzeria. Winner!
After lunch we continued our journey north - to Humboldt Redwoods State Park! Home to some more big, tall trees!
[8,350 miles on the road]
... us some tips of where to head tomorrow to explore the beaches. When we checked into our room, it was upstairs and the biggest room we've had this entire trip. Even though there is no service on my phone - there is still free wifi in the room! Truly a diamond in the rough - the Pine Beach Inn - definitely recommend it if you happen to be in this area! Looking forward to exploring the beaches and heading to our next stop tomorrow - Coos Bay!