San Francisco

  We had two full days in San Francisco. We stayed in Oakland and caught the BART train into town on our first day, where we strolled around Union Square, walked to Chinatown where we found amazing food for lunch, and did a “tea tasting” where we tried different types of tea and eventually bought…

Piako goes to Costa Rica

In the middle of his travels through the USA, Piako went on a trip to Costa Rica…mostly because his owners had to make a little visa run.  Piako made the most of this unexpected treat by finding another cow on a bus, sunbathing at the ocean and climbing palm trees!          

Los Angeles

On our last day in Los Angeles, we headed over to Pasadena to catch up with one of my former work colleague.  Holly and her husband Ewen are working at the Dream Centre and have been road tripping across the USA, so we had lots to talk about and compare notes on.     After…

Disneyland and California Adventure

  After leaving Las Vegas, we headed to Anaheim, to a campground within walking distance of Disneyland.  We spent two incredibly full days at Disneyland and California Adventure – on each day we were at the park around 8.30am and left around 11pm! I had been to Disneyland with my family when I was 8,…