All tagged California
We had only 2 weeks to get to the bottom of the country and with a lot more rain and cold than we had anticipated.
Full-time travelers like us often have to remind ourselves we are not on vacation. Living at tourist speed would be exhausting.
People often ask us if our life is now like a permanent vacation. I always say no, it's more like a weekend, by that I mean you have more leisure time than a weekday but you still have chores to do.
After spending the last couple of weeks in Morro Bay and Pismo Beach we had one last beach stop before heading inwards to mountains and lakes: Santa Cruz.
It's so beautiful here, away from the crazy sprawl of Los Angeles and the cut-throat competitiveness of San Francisco, the central coast is Goldilocks territory, it's just right. Nowhere near as busy, but every bit as beautiful.