Going West to go due North

As May approaches we look forward to the next road trip. This time we used air miles with our favourite airline to get flights to San Fransisco where we pick up the truck and head up I5 to British Columbia Canada. Why not fly direct you may ask?, Well we like California, we like Oregon … Continue reading Going West to go due North

And we are off again

Oregon via California Highway 1, up the coastal routes to Portland and then backcountry roads back down to SF in just a few weeks time, the preparation has started! This time it'll be coastal scenic daily pictures, blog posts of what we find until Portland OR. an in-depth photo tour of food, drink and city … Continue reading And we are off again

Sweet Home to the Oregon Coast and 101 north

Last night was comfortable in a small motel in Sweet Home, recently remodelled it said. I'm now fully conversant with 'remodelled', basically it means they have changed a light fitting and added a layer of paint. That said it had everything you needed for a nights sleep and a shower, was clean and inexpensive. We … Continue reading Sweet Home to the Oregon Coast and 101 north

Boise Idaho to Sweet Home – not the Lynyrd Skynrd one !

Jeeps are amazing, built for American roads they just take it all. There... Commercial over and back to the trip. So today in a new vehicle which is about 30% larger than the Kia we left Boise Idaho and its famous potatoes and headed towards Oregon. As we drove we had tears in our eyes, … Continue reading Boise Idaho to Sweet Home – not the Lynyrd Skynrd one !

A route map begins to take shape

The route begins to emerge from the chaos 15 States ! maybe we will clip a few more just for fun