Dream Boat Cottage
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Kicking the tires on what looks like a great blog app, figuring out what to pack and scrambling to do more research on our destinations. After so many months of discussion and planning (planners planning a planners' planning trip), it's hard to believe that we're finally almost about to begin!
The all-important Russian visa was a snap for all, thanks to the ...
... boardwalk past the amusement park which is pretty even in winter and a wander down the pier looking in all the surf shops and by the fish restaurants . Definitely feeling the Mexican culture here- spoilt for choice on good food and retro places to "hang", 50s clothes shops and cute little bakeries line pacific avenue. The hostel here is great too so quiet ...
I'd got the night bus up from LA and arrived at 7am, so found the girls & went to theirs for a couple of hours kip :) then we headed to a cute coffee shop for a drink & cake - good free wifi which always helps! Han & Jai then left to go to San Fran & I stayed walking down the Main Street checking out the shops & people! Some crazees here for sure. I stumbled upon a farmers market with amazing free samples so stocked up on some fresh veg ...
... in a way he didn't like he'd use his tail like a sculling oar and adjust his position. Pretty amazing. the title refers to my Mom's Dad. He was a great swimmer and loved the water. In later years he put on a few pounds and whether or not that helped, he could actually fall asleep doing the back float!
The next day Patti returned to the boat with her sis, Ruth Ann, and Ruth Ann’s neighbor, Genny. Ruth Ann’s ...
... Simon and Jon rush in from work at 6:30 pm, and scurry down to the water to check out the waves, race home to change so that they can have 1 1/2 hours to catch their waves - anyone for Jon and the perfect one for Simon!! Through binoculars, I figured out which of the surfers they were - no easy task when everyone is dressed in black.
I could happily live here if it wasn't for the cost of medical insurance!!
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529 Chestnut St, Santa Cruz | Villafrom $68