The Islander Motel
Travel Blogs from Santa Cruz
... a lot and caught up on the last four years (the last time we were together). Then they took me into Santa Cruz to see the sights. Tana was thoughtful enough to arrange for some humpback whales to swim by while we were at the lighthouse, which was pretty cool (she’s good that way). We watched the surfers for a while, then headed to a great Mexican place on the beach by the marina for dinner (and watched ...
... 3ft off the ground, no problem. Out next task was to cross a short suspension bridge to our first zip line. Now the nerves kicked in. I managed to make it across the bridge to the tree and seriously considered turning back and waiting for Keith back at the car, but it was going to be a case of face your fear and do it anyway.
I clung to my safety lines and the tree as I watched others fly down the zip line in ...
... etc. :-)! On Monday evening Robert picked me up after work and we went back to his place. A friend of his, Dan, was coming round to cook dinner for him and his housemates. He made greek style burgers, they were sooo good! It was a really nice evening! On Tuesday we had lunch with Angie at a little sushi restaurant near her work. Robert had to work all afternoon and evening, so I went with Angie to her office and booked my flight up to Vancouver in the afternoon. ...
... memorabilia and so we exited the Drive and found ourselves in Carmel. Carmel is quite a beautiful town, with tree lined avenues on both sides and some quite individual houses. We passed Ocean Avenue, the principal street in Carmel, however the car park sign indicated that only vehicles shorter than ourselves could park there. So we pressed on ahead in our search for somewhere to Park. However, as we progressed through these beautiful avenues the roads seemed to get narrower ...
... That would be going backwards! If only the management could look past the bottom line ($) and see all the studies that prove that radios allow for better patient satisfaction and safer patient care. Anyways, the RN's here aren't done fighting, that's for sure. -End Rant- :)
I made a point to take a day to see San Fran, and it was worth it. It is super beautiful there, but it really ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking