Santa Barbara July 9th 2012 In between all the baby care we have managed to do some exploring on our own, At first we had to rely on Sharon to do the driving but now it's been organised so that Stan can drive her car so we have had some time to ourselves in between the running around doing essential errands.
Santa Barbara has lots of parks, beaches and mountains nearby so I've loaded photos to tell the story. Also ... read more
North America » United States » California » Santa Barbara Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
We both travelled and worked in Spain, which is where we first met, back in 1972. Things back then were quite different, no plastic card banking or internet to smooth the way.
Our travels were put on hold for a few years whilst we brought up our two children. They now spend large chunks of their life exploring the world.
Now in our mid to late 50's we decided it was time we took up travelling again and this time write our own travel blog. Hope it can compete with the younger generations.
We chose the nickname 'still crazy' because I guess that's what we are, still crazy. We completed three... full info