Friday, July 27, 2012

Cannon Beach, Oregon...

Oh yes, and then there were two totally unexpected hours at The Beach: Glorious!!!  (yes, it made me want to sing out loud...)

The Sunday was a bit of a cloudy day, the shops in Portland didn't open until noon and we wanted to go and do something. Portland is a lot closer to the ocean than where we live, so the choice was easy: Cannon Beach, here we come!

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It took about an hour and a half to get there and on the way we only saw clouds and even some rain, but when we got to the beach everything cleared up and there were blue skies! (more singing)

We rented two fun bicycles and we switched riding them between the four of us. A most excellent spending of time I must say. The legs got pretty sore though... <wink>

I was grateful to see that both our kids (plus the husband as well) have developed a great love for the ocean...

Only two hours, but two hours of sheer freedom!


  1. Fijne fotoos weer! Ook in je vorige post!

  2. you just can't beat the sea! I'm making my list of places to visit on our trip to the USA longer by the day (nothing in concrete - just pipe dreams)
    fee x

  3. Love the beach, too! Freedom! What funny bicycles, they look great. Envy you little being there!

  4. Mooie foto's!! Heerlijk he de zee, ik heb altijd het gevoel dat ik heeeeeel diep moet inademen die lucht :)

  5. Ziet er uit als een heerlijke stranddag!! En wat een geweldig strand...dat is wel wat anders dan het Hollandse strandje!


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