As mentioned in my last post, an unfortunate bumper car incident put me in a rental car whilst my truck was being repaired. I had family that had contacted me only days earlier to see if there was any chance I could meet them in Carmel, California. Carmel is about a 2 hour drive from my home and is a town I love because it is known as the most dog friendly town in the United States! It’s known for stuff like art and food too but what’t the point of any of that stuff if you have to leave your best friends (the dogs) at home? The pups and I headed to Carmel on the 4th of November. We arrived just in time to enjoy a wonderful dinner with my birth mother Dana & her husband Kurt at Il Fornaio. After a good dinner and conversation we parted ways around 9pm and I headed off to find my hotel and they headed back to their accommodations. In the past I have always stayed at Carmel Resort Inn – some little cottages that were in a nearby neighbourhood and dog-friendly. Fortunately I had called them before heading to Carmel because they are no longer a dog-friendly hotel. This was a disappointment to me but as it turns out the place I did find, Carmel River Inn is a true gem! Carmel River Inn had the option of cottages as well as regular hotel rooms. I had booked my room and advance and discovered that by booking the room (the cottage that is) through my smartphone Expedia App I was able to save $25. Carmel River Inn was perfect!! I loved the place so much that I knew at least 1 more night was in order. So Thursday afternoon after I officially checked out of the...
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I grew up on the 'Spice Island', the island of Grenada located in the West Indies in the Caribbean Sea. My childhood years on the island forever was the best childhood a kid could hope for with an excellent education. I have dreams of retiring to Grenada someday but not on the near horizon. For now I live in the San Francisco Bay area and am blessed with a wonderful job as an Aircraft Maintenance Technician with Southwest Airlines in Oakland, Ca. I have been in the Aviation business since I was 18 years old initiated in the field by The United States Navy which I joined at age 17. I also do IT work, computer networking, security cameras for home or office and have set up smart homes. I love photography, drone flying and photography with my drone. I love my dogs more than anything and overall I just enjoy learning new things.