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... we went to a brewery on the waterfront called Buoys Beer. They have a glass panel in the floor so you can watch the sea lions. They're loud and they smell awful but it was so cool! Apparently there's over 1000 of them that live in the bay - but they destroy everything so the locals don't like them. I think they're cute though! We also walked up Astoria Column. Similar to the Coit Tower in San Francisco but a lot ...
... I'm on to a hotel in Forks tomorrow night! I can't believe I only have two more days of driving and then I'm in Seattle! In some ways this trip has gone by really fast, and in others I feel like I've been on the road for weeks. San Diego seems like an eternity ago. But when I think back to each spot, I have such fond and happy memories! This has been so fun!
Oh and (this is really depressing so brace yourselves) I missed my chance for In N Out...AHHH it's so ...
A Polynesian team is on board the ship
to teach us some cultural activities, prior to arriving on Easter
Island, and sailing toward French Polynesia. We have learned how to
make necklaces and bracelets from Kukui nuts, and we see the ladies
who made them, proudly wearing them around the ship. We also made
head crowns and corsages from real Ti leaves flown straight in from
Hawaii. During the afternoon, we have a choice of attending a
Ukulele class, Conch Shell ...
... juice to wash down the solid food. Oh, wait, a big egg omelet with
everything is coming! That's only for breakfast. Wait till you see
what they eat for lunch and dinner.
We also saw a few men with stacks of
eggs Benedict and sticky buns, their tummies sticking out too, like
watermelons. They look like they are going to compete for Mr Dunkin
Donuts 2014. None of them will be eliminated. They are all, in our
judgement, title holders. ...
We left Woodburn and headed to the coast and 1250 miles after leaving San Francisco we arrived in Astoria fishing port on the banks of the Columbia river.The drive up to the Columbia river was pretty good , thanks to sat/nav lady. We wouldn’t have got past Portland without her. We walked on the boardwalk pass where the old canneries- now defunct are. There is a trolley that runs along the river ...