USA Road Trip Holiday Diaries – Days 15 and 16

After getting showered and dressed, we ate breakfast in the hotel at 8.30am. BattleKid and I went back to our room to do some final packing while BattleDad visited a chemist for some throat spray and melatonin for BattleKid for the plane. We had to check out by noon, so shortly before we loaded up … Read more

USA Road Trip Holiday Diaries – Day 14

usa road trip day 14 holiday diaries

We woke around 7am and after showers and getting dressed, I packed some of our things up in preparation for our return to Europe. We called an Uber at 9am and got him to drop us off at a bistro that had also been recommended to us, Mother’s Bistro and Bar in Downtown Portland. We … Read more

USA Road Trip Holiday Diaries – Day 12

BattleKid and I woke at 7 but snoozed for another hour. The beds in the TownePlace Suites were very comfortable. We got up at 8am and I discovered I had missed a call from Portugal about our application for a school place for BattleKid. I called back to no avail. We got dressed and drove … Read more

USA Road Trip Holiday Diaries – Day 11

We woke just after 7am, tidied up and after getting dressed, went downstairs for breakfast. Breakfast was included in the price and was quite nice with a continental breakfast available, as well as some other hot and cold choices. We packed up and got the car loaded, ready for our final day of driving big … Read more

USA Road Trip Holiday Diaries – Day 2

USA Road Trip holiday diaries - day 2

Thanks to jetlag we were all awake by 5am so, after packing up and getting dressed, we were on the road by 6am. It felt very like the morning we left Santander bound for Portugal. We drove for about an hour before stopping to fill the car in a town called Ritzville. It was here … Read more