On the Boardwalks December 11th 2016 We know it's incredibly wasteful of energy but we wanted to sleep to the sound of the ocean, so we left the porch door open with the fireplace running all night. It was amazing waking up to the morning chill next to the fire. Even more amazing was drinking my cup of coffee on said porch with my hotel binoculars, spying on sea otters eating breakfast.
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I think I've been traveling all my life, whether it was tagging along with my dad on business trips to Austin, Texas, numerous yearly (sometimes twice) camping trips to Yosemite, the occasional Disneyland trip, and all sorts of road trips. I loved hiking and exploring with my mom, and tried to pass that on to my younger siblings as they grew up. I ended up going further as I got older- an epic three month backpacking trip through Western Europe as a graduation gift to myself, trips to Japan, New Zealand and Fiji with friends, weekend trips across the country, camping anywhere I can and even ... full info