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Mercer Island, WA (2021)

Mercer Island is an upscale city, and island, located in Lake Washington between Seattle and Bellevue. We spent more nights here, four, than any other stop on this road trip because we had so many family and friends we wanted to see.

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Sequim, WA (2021)

We hiked part of the Dungeness Sea Spit, the longest natural sand spit in the United States. Extending five miles into the Strait of Juan De Fuca, this sea spit grows about 15 feet per year.

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Cannon Beach, OR (2021)

Cannon Beach is definitely the most upscale small city on the Oregon Coast. It is know for its beautiful sandy beach highlighted by the iconic Haystack Rock.

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Redding, CA (2021)

Most people know Redding as a place to pass through on I-5 in Northern California. We spent a couple nice days here, though, because it fit well with the amount of driving we like.

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Sausalito, CA (2021)

Like most folks, we love spending time in the Bay Area. This trip we decided to stay in Marin County’s Sausalito, a beautiful city across the Golden Gate Bridge overlooking San Francisco.

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