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You Always Know You Are In America

August 15, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Driving In The U.S. You Will Always Know You Are In America! A photo journal … As a proud Canadian, I am often amazed at how more visible American pride is. I remember the first time I visited WaltDisneyWorld and Epcot and saw the American Adventure. There was such an […]

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Spokane For 2 Days

August 14, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Walk Around Spokane For 2 Days Driving across the U.S. from Toronto to Vancouver, the plan was to detour and stop along the way. We did a half day detour to visit Mt Rushmore and when we reached Spokane we needed to stop for 2 days. After 4 days of […]

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Spokane Outdoor Sculpture Gallery

August 13, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Take Time To Enjoy The Spokane Outdoor Sculpture Garden A photo journal … On our trip across the U.S. from Toronto to Vancouver, we stopped for 2 days in Spokane. Walking around the Riverfront Park for half a day, we were delighted to find what one might call the Spokane […]

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Road Trip Through the Midwest USA

August 12, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Toronto to Vancouver Road Trip Through the Midwest USA While we normally head to Europe in September, this autumn would be spent in Vancouver, British Columbia. When the options were all considered, we decided to do a road trip across the country to get from Toronto to Vancouver. We went […]

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Many Faces of Mount Rushmore

August 11, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Take A Roller Coaster Road To See the Many Faces of Mount Rushmore Driving across the country from Toronto to Vancouver, we planned a few stops along the way. On the first half of our trip through the midwest U.S., we were excited to detour to see Mount Rushmore. While […]

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Drive From Toronto To Vancouver

August 9, 2015 TravelAtWill 6

Deciding to Drive From Toronto To Vancouver We needed to be in Vancouver for an extended stay and we knew the day we needed to be there. While initially assuming that we would fly, with a little lead time to get to Vancouver, David suggested that we drive from Toronto […]

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Travelling the PCH (Pacific Coast Hwy)

August 17, 2014 TravelAtWill 2

Travelling The PCH To See The West Coast For 4 Weeks It was a great trip travelling the PCH (Pacific Coast Highway) for 4 weeks down the west coast.  We covered an amazing: 2200+ miles, 2 train trips, 3 airplane trips, 2 countries, 3 states and 13 hotels. We left from […]

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San Diego Rest Stop

August 10, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Heading South To Our San Diego Rest Stop Getting off the ferry from Catalina Island in Newport Beach at dinner time, we hopped the little 3 car ferry to Balboa Island.  We were soon on Hwy 1 heading south. There was no way we would miss repeating another part of […]

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Catalina Island Escape

August 6, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Taking the Ferry from Newport Beach For A Catalina Island Escape A key stop for our 4 week west coast trip was to be a trip to Catalina Island. We were taking the ferry to our Catalina Island escape and being the anal planners that we are, we spent some […]

Find The Beaches at Newport Beach

August 4, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Ocean Stop for the Beaches at Newport Beach For the next stop on our 4 week West Coast trip, we took the longest route possible to travel the hour trip from Santa Monica to Newport Beach, continually leaving the main route to follow the water. We stopped at the Marine Street […]

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Santa Monica Outside LA

July 30, 2014 TravelAtWill 2

Santa Monica Outside LA But Close Enough To Visit No trip down the west coast of the USA can be complete without seeing LA.  When we looked for LA hotels, we debated being in the heart of the city (Beverly Hills, Hollywood, downtown) or staying by the water. We didn’t […]

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Santa Barbara Surprise In The Dog Days of Summer

July 27, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Leaving Carmel It was time to head south again.  Our next stop was planned, but we did not know we would get a Santa Barbara surprise.   Had we known how much we would  like Santa Barbara, we would have booked a longer stay. Getting ready to leave Carmel took […]