Category: California

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…

California – Pacific Road Trip Pt. 1

Having driven 35,000km around Europe in a motorhome, I thought I’d have no problems at all with the motorhome we’d booked for a cheeky week away from San…

California – Marin Region

San Francisco is a vibrant city, with all sorts of opportunities for entertainment, but for me, I’m happiest on my bike across the Golden Gate. My brother came…

California – San Francisco 2018 Big Wheel Race

I saw videos of this quite some time ago and had nearly forgotten about it after moving here earlier this year. It was by good fortune that I…

California – Lake Tahoe

Doing our best to see as much as we could while we were in San Francisco, we joined a friend who had recently moved to the area and…

San Francisco

California – A Fortnight in San Francisco

San Francisco is somewhere that I’d never really thought about visiting, and certainly not somewhere I thought I’d really enjoy. I was lucky enough that the headquarters of…