Read and rate Travel Journal Entries for Beaverton, Oregon, United States
Jan 5, 2018 - Arrived in Chiang Mai
After approx 26 hours I arrived in CNX. Let's get this out of the way : China Eastern Airlines sucks. At PDX there was a bit of confusion which should have been a harbinger. The AC agent told me, my bag could not be checked all the way into CNX. That pissed me off straight up & it did not even register she stuck my baggage tag (till YVR) on it. I was told to check @ YVR for the next segment. At YVR the agent was kind enough to tag the bags all the way to CNX. I met the guys (Vest, Dave & Jim) @ YVR. My flight was @ 12.30AM (wheels off...Jump to full entry
Jan 3, 2018 - Big day ....
One more start, Lee King, @ PERS & i need to rush back home asap to get ready. Flight is @ 6.30PM & traffic will be a bear. I think I have everything I need & the bag weighs about 50lbs. Half of it can be used & thrown. 2.30pm Bags repacked and I think I'm good to go.Jump to full entry
Oct 16, 2013 - Time to go!
Mavis and I are getting our snuggle time in before I leave. Bags are packed! Had Raul's last night for my last dinner in "the Colonies" and Prince Georgie is anxious for my arrival. I get to Heathrow at noon tomorrow which is 4am our time, then hop a plane to Edinburgh. I have reservations at a cute Italian place Thurs night called Asti. Let the adventure begin! PDX update - bag was only 44lbs. Nice packing Casbow! Minneapolis update - this airport has free iPads for people to use for free. Swanky!Jump to full entry
Oct 2, 2013 - 2 weeks to go
In 14 days, I will be in a first class pod on my way across the Atlantic. I have since found out that my friend Barb Steeves will be in London on my last night there. We have reservations at a great restaurant, Rules. The menu looks fabulous! http://www.rules.co.uk/home We are going to meet up for a prefunk at a pub and then head to dinner. I have a ticket to "The Book of Mormon" that night. What a great way to end a trip seeing a friend from home. 14 more sleeps!Jump to full entry
Sep 8, 2013 - 38 days until I leave for the motherland
I was with Pearce last night and she said I should do a travel journal while I'm off by myself in England and Scotland. I like the idea so I'm going to give it a shot. I hope you like it and I don't annoy you too much :) With that...g'day mates (oops, wrong country)Jump to full entry
Jun 30, 2011 - Before the Journey
This is before the journey begins. We are scheduled to go to the 2011 Rally in Redmond, Or. It will be our first Rally and we are looking forward to all of it. After the Rally, we head back home and then head back out to Bend/Sunriver Thousand Trails park for a week long vacation trip. October 1st, we head back out to Bend/Sunriver to start our full time adventure.Jump to full entry