Travelling the West Coast of the U.S. is a dream for many. And what with all the beautiful cities to visit, the breathtaking things to see, and the memories to be made, it’s no wonder. But travelling the West Coast of America isn’t just about the places you travel to. It’s not just about the destinations you arrive at and the things you see whilst in them. It’s about the journey. And to make sure you make the best out of a journey to the West Coast, make sure to read on.
Life for us software engineers can be tough sometimes which is why this company sponsored (field) trip was a perfect breather for a tough week’s work. All my fellow expats were quite stoked to get together and pay a visit to our aquatic friends.
When most people think of Jupiter, some of the first things that will pop into their mind are the rich and famous, who like to buy mansions over on nearby Jupiter Island. Jupiter’s famous lighthouse is another thing that may pop into your mind, located over on the inlet, having led boats safely into the Loxahatchee River for the last 150 years. Nearby Jupiter resident Burt Reynolds may also pop into your mind, as Jupiter is home to a park bearing his name and was formerly home to a museum of his life. Or if you’re really not familiar with this area, you’ll probably just think of the planet.
New Orleans usually conjures images of drunken stupidity, debauchery, never ending parties and strip clubs and Bourbon Street. With its anything-goes attitude, New Orleans can attract visitors looking to lose themselves in the party.
Tucked between the mountains of Southeast Tennessee, Chattanooga is one of America’s most breathtaking cities. It was fall when I visited Chattanooga. The oppressive heat that summer brings to Atlanta has subsided, and I was easing into shorter days bookended by cool mornings and nights. It’s the perfect time to get out of the city and slow down. For me, that means a spontaneous weekend trip to Chattanooga.