Best Western Inn At Face Rock
Travel Blogs from Bandon
... evening, Ari & Charysse host a gathering at their house. We meet most of Ari’s family, Charysse’s uncle who came all the way from the midwest, and a few of Ari's old college friends.
After the gathering, a sleepy family hits the sack quickly. Still feeling wide awake, I head down to the beach to listen to the hypnotic sounds of the surf for a while and then take advantage of a late night dip in the hotel whirlpool.
... meals getting to know them very well, and they told me all about their many traveling experiences. They were responsible for getting me more excited about possibly taking a trip to Thailand. Chrys Sprinkart, was a gentleman originally from Germany, who has lived in Australia for the last 40 years, despite the still strong German accent. Ruth Skilbeck was a lady traveling alone from Victoria, Australia. I always seemed to run into her wherever I ...
... which would require daily chemotherapy. After 3 months, the chemo had reduced him to 120 pounds and constant sickness, so he quit and took off with a backpack, his dog, his faith and $30 in his pocket to hike to the coast in search of alternative medicines. At one point he went 5 days with no food, not by choice, but he claims that actually helped slow the cancer and he felt better because when there is no fat for the ...
... to explore the dunes. We decided to just walk a trail amongst the dunes, a trail that seemed to go on forever but finally ended at another incredible beach.
Our next stop was the Dean Creek Elk Viewing Area. We had to drive a bit inland for this but the description mentioned that more than 100 elk can be seen there so we decided to do this bit of a detour. Finally we saw some ...
... process them here. The store is full of jars of home made preserves; jams, jellies, pie fillings in jars ranging from samplers to quart size are piled high on the tables and shelves. The proprietor states that the summer season was very busy and that she anticipates that sales will be brisk for Christmas.
Our day ends with a visit to the Bandon Museum. Today is a special day as some local historians are presenting a program on the topic of the Civil War Veterans ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet