Windermere on the Beach
Travel Blogs from Bandon
... the fall. In fact nearly this entire trip has reminded us of that. We have had very little sun and Rick's supply of sunscreen is untouched. California is just a stop or two away and hopefully summer will catch up with us, or vice verse, soon.
... whether it is about the US, UK or The Middle East. There is good and bad everywhere. If you want the truth, get out there.
The country and the people have made a real impression on us, and isn't that what it is all about?
I hope we have not left any impression on your countryside itself but I know we have made some new friends.
As they say at the end of my favourite film.
"It's been emotional"
... out the tickets were gone. Panic started to hit us. After running around the room like a headless chicken and some words from Lucky I was back in repair mode. Thankfully I found some seats on the same flight but we had to pay an extra $280 more as the cheap tickets were no longer available. Lucky was furious with me but then again I wouldn't blame her. Now the waiting game began as we would find out if STA managed to get those tickets for us. We ...
... according the environmentalists.
Not long ago a lot of farmland was converted back into marshland. Local farmers and ranchers see their way of life coming to an end. No more reclaimed land, not more source of income. This has become a huge issue here in Bandon. The federal government wants to add 2200 acres to the existing 899 acres of wildlife refuge. The big winners? Birds. Perceived losers- 67 land owners. Seems like the Feds no ...
... visit the lantern room. I gave them a 10 minute spiel on its history. The lady asked if she could get her camera and come back up. Sure! She came up alone, took some photos, then asked about my life experience. When I told her I am a retired firefighter she wanted to know about my most memorable exeriences as a firefighter. I related a few that I thought were interesting at least to civilians. Those were not good enough for her. I then told ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed