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California – Pinnacles National Park

Having visited many of the nearby areas to San Francisco, it was time to try and visit somewhere a little bit different. Both previous times I’d visited Big…

California – Road Trip ‘19 – Big Sur

Leaving the heat and emptiness of Death Valley behind, we passed through the small town of Baker. Mostly unremarkable, other than a completely larger-than-life Mad Greek Café –…

California – Road Trip ‘19 – Death Valley

We retreated to the air-conditioned comfort of the RV as we made our way out of East Sierras and into Death Valley. I was well aware that it…

California – Road Trip ‘19 – East Sierras

The next morning, I felt surprisingly sore from the hike up to Glacier Point in Yosemite, but the plan was still to do an even longer (though significantly…

California – Road Trip ‘19 – Yosemite

Last year, my friends and I booked a motorhome with a goal of driving around some of the top sites in California, including Yosemite, East Sierras, Death Valley,…

Texas – Houston and NASA

It had been a great week at the Meraki Engineering offsite at Hyatt Lost Pines just outside of Austin, but I still had a few days before my…

Texas – Austin and Surrounds

I had a former manager once tell me that Australians are basically Texans with British accents. Having never been, and not really knowing any, I couldn’t really argue…

California – Los Angeles

I’d been really concerned about the horror stories of LA traffic. This sat in the back of my mind as I made my way back from Joshua Tree,…

California – Joshua Tree and Palm Springs

I’d had the supreme fortune of creating a ‘free’ five-day weekend for myself by working alternating weekend shifts, as well as picking up a bonus birthday holiday. I…

California – Pacific Road Trip Pt. 2

We left behind our friend’s family at Foxen Vineyard, and continued our way north, having already had a fantastic few days in Channel Islands and the wineries around…