The Islander Motel
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... for $400. A used takamine from 1979. May 9th to be exact. It was the 73rd guitar made that day. Thank God for serial numbers! I put it on hold, its pretty much a Martin copy but didn't sound cheap at all. Beautiful find. Before we made the road we went to this shabby Japanese joint. It was kinda cool. But the miso soup tasted to good to be true. Damn MSG. That stuff should be made illegal. If you can't make it taste good without the ...
... I love to be alive. The good, the bad, and the ugly. Profound happiness does not float down to you like a dandelion- glimmering in the warm summer sun, directed to you by the breeze in seemingly magical perfection. In my experience, profound happiness comes with profound sadness (or profound fear). If you haven't been deathly afraid, how could you ever be ready for life? If I knew exactly what I wanted and who I wanted to become- now that ...
... sizes are going to be big. We weren’t disappointed. It was a slightly odd experience to have burger and chips served on the same plate as a slice of watermelon and orange.....!
On the one night that we had in San Louis Obispo, there was a night market/fete. We had one of those moments when you sit down in the motel for a moment and suddenly the tiredness kicks in. Could we be bothered to get up and go out? Well, Kirsty dragged us and it turned ...
... evolved I also got The Cuba Reader, this wonderful book is filled with Cuba's history, politics and culture and has over 100 selections of songs, speeches, government reports, poetry, photographs, short stories and paintings. The writings of Jose Marti, Fidel Castro, Che Guevara are included alongside the testimonies of slaves, doctors, prostitutes, travelers and activists. Ironically, the best resource for day to day ...
... a good idea. We got there and looked around at all of the cool animals, there were chickens, roosters, goats, pigs, rabbits, a horse, a cow, and two HUGE camels. We looked at all of the cool animals and then decided to keep walking along her parents 40 acres of land because there was a creek. We found the creek and walked around on the rocks for a while. We headed back home and it was a surprisingly fun day.
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking