Exploring Oregon Roadtrip Pt.2

SALEM After Eugene it was another quick hour drive to Salem, which is the capital of Oregon. The only reason I wanted to check out Salem, honestly, was because of the name. I know it is not the same Salem that held all the witch trials, but just having that “connection” made it intriguing. Looking…

Exploring Oregon Roadtrip

Let’s talk Oregon!  In my previous post Oregon Roadtrip, I mentioned which towns I was going to check out on road trip through Oregon. Well we went, and now I’m back and here is what I think… First off, the road-trip was a blast, getting to see many different towns around the state, and how…

Vancouver

Going from Seattle to Vancouver was surprisingly easy. All you have to do is take a 4- hour train ride on the Cascade Amtrak, and you are dropped off just outside the city. From our AirBnB it was a 7 minute Lyft ride to King Street Station¬†(Love the Harry Potter sounding name). We had to…

Seattle Pt. 2

Okay lets see where did I leave off? Oh that’s right, just finished our time at the aquarium. By this point it was around 4pm and we were drained, so we decided to walk the couple blocks to the famous Pikes Place Market to get coffee and a treat. We arrived at the market from…

Seattle Pt. 1

Adventure Alert! I went to two new places that I have never been, checking them off my internal map this last weekend. ¬†A mini vacay to Seattle, WA and Vancouver, Canada for 5 days, traveled with none other- my Mom! It was an awesome time, with great weather, tons of walking, eating and exploring. Lets…

Patagonia

Looking out the plane window at the descending orange sun with the fading Fitz-Roy Mountains looming in the background, I realized that I did not want to leave Patagonia. I was not ready to say goodbye to the spectacular mountain ranges, the wild llamas, and the vast empty space between the small cultural towns. I…