Our first stop in California was in the town of Eureka. It lies on the coast 170 km from the Oregon border. Unfortunately the thick mist we encountered all along the road was still present and made it pretty chilly. We put up our tent and wrapped up well for the night.
The next day, to try and escape the mist, we decided to head away from the coast and try our luck inland.
Cette semaine nous avons quitté Seattle (Washington) pour rejoindre Beaverton dans l’Oregon, à côté Portland, dans une très grand AirBnb : c’est en fait une maison entière que nous avons dû partager avec notre hôte, Alex, une personne tellement discrète que nous avons eu l’impression d’être seul dans cette grande maison. Read more
Our second week in Seattle started with a 3 day trip around the Olympic peninsula that didn’t quite go as planned. We left Seattle on Monday morning and caught the ferry to the town of Bremerton on the other side of the estuary. We then headed onto the US101 which loops all the way around the peninsula. Our plan was to drive to Neah Bay close to the most north west point of continental USA, go to the beaches and spend the night there. Read more
Our first week in the USA has been a bit of a rollercoaster ride. We arrived in Seattle on a beautiful but slightly choppy boatride from Victoria. We passed through immigration and were given authorisation for a six month stay in the USA. We have so much luggage that we had to get two cabs from the boat terminal to were we are staying! Read more