Travelodge Santa Rosa
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On our way from Mendocino to Santa Rosa we stopped off at Point Arena Lighthouse which is where the San Andreas fault line runs (4 miles to the east) and can apparently be seen (again Lonely Planet pointer). So we climbed the 145 steps to the top of the lighthouse only to find that there are no windows out to the East so unless you're superman it's …
We are packing up, ready to go. Our friends, Leif and Barbro are picking us up soon. We will spend the day with them enjoying a bit of time in wine country. Tomorrow we will board the California Zephyr for a train trip across the western United States. I look forward to blogging from there and sharing the views that until now I've only seen from more than 30,000 feet!
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... the sun creeping through the small open spaces provided by the tree and its branches. Within a couple of hours we had reached Anderson Valley. Soon the boards started to flood the side of the road with the signage "Free Wine Tasting" These are the times I wish I wasn't the driver. The first place we stopped over, the lady gave us 4 different tasters. While Lucky had the privilege of drinking to her heart's content she chose not to as it would be unfair as I ...
I was planning to check out the Boonville general store before we left. Mark said I could buy anything I wanted as long as it would fit in the palm of my hand: that's how much room we had left in the car! So I decided to pass on the store visit. We haven't bought much and we've sent a few things home along the way but it's still a challenge every morning getting everything into the car. The Z4 can't be beat for driving but ...
... and tell stories. One of them told us about a blues and rock concert taking place that night at the park in Healthsberg and that's where we we were planning to go back to, when I discovered a crack in our front left tire. I haven't held the steering wheel so tight and driven so carefully slow, ignoring any traffic jams I might cause, since driving school, but we made it savely back to Healdsburg, where we bought an all new shoe ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking