The Chalet Motel
Travel Blogs from Lakeport
... to make sure we bought the right stuff before we leave wine area ;-) We have to give a shout out to the really lovely camp hosts that we have come across at the different campgrounds...John and Marjorie were so sweet at Bothe Napa Valley state park and Richard here at the Alexander Valley RV park is also totally sweet - all are so helpful and enjoy sharing stories with us and giving us some great tips on where to go next. Tonight we will decide our next location....stay tuned... ...
... much needed exercise, but other than that pretty much stayed put in our designated spot. If you're looking for excitement from us, you won't find it today, rest and relaxation was the order of the day. I did finally fix Chi-Chi's platform that lost its leg (she rides on this platform when she's not parked on the suitcases behind Dolly's seat.)
I made a purchase in the KOA office of another ...
... at a place called The Domes, which is an Eco village for students of the university. We wandered around and met one of the coordinators of the village who told us a little more about the place. The Domes, (AKA Baggins End Due to the hobbit style housing), is an on-campus cooperative housing community designed by Ron Swenson ( not to be confused with Ron Swanson) Consisting of 14 polyurethane-insulated ...
... got there the
water was gone and we could go over to the 'island'. Windy! And cold it
is over there. Though we beautiful view over the sea and rocks along the
25th October - Orick
I have to say, Oregon coast is more dramatic and worth stopping at every
vista. But not at the north Californian. This is home of the Redwoods
and they are the most spectacular natural wonders that cannot be ...
... of Mendocino County and enjoyed the rich beauty of the woods. We eventually found our way back to the coast and the road to home.
Again the hot chocolate and brandy which revived us enough to make dinner with our catch of the day, chanterelles.
That's we did and continue to do. I made a mixture of sautéed onions, prosciutto, garlic and greens beans added our mushrooms ...