Melbourne Beach, FL

The Tour de Turtles Marathon Kickoff took place July 2013 at the Archie Carr Wildlife Refuge in Melbourne Beach. Two loggerhead sea turtles were being released with transmitters for the “marathon”, which is actually a series of sea turtle releases with GPS around the Caribbean. The two turtles were Ripley (325 lbs) and Johnny (slightly…

Morro Bay, CA

The entire central California coast is the shit. My mom and I camped at the Morro Bay State Park Campground in November 2012 over Thanksgiving. The campground itself is nice because it’s not too busy, there are lots of trees, it’s right along the bay so you’re right next to the beach without having to…

Half Moon Bay, CA

I have been to Half Moon Bay several times over the years. It’s one of my favorite areas to visit because of the variety of things you can do within a short distance and the beaches are so, so tight. The Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival is held downtown every Fall. It’s basically another fair…