When I was younger, traveling was synonymous with vacation. Now that I am older, traveling can take many forms: vacation, family trip, pilgrimage, business excursion, adventure. Upon returning from California, we have been asked by many people, "how was the trip?" I have responded in each case, this was an adventure. Although the trip was not necessarily relaxing, it was a wonderful, rejuvenating, even exhilarating adventure. We were all sad it was over. We had looked forward to CA for so long. We had enjoyed our adventures so much.
So just what was involved on this epic journey? We enjoyed too much to cram it all into one blog post. DisneyLand, Sequoia, Kings Canyon, Yosemite, and Carmel all made the trip. I'll start at the very beginning, which is a very good place to start......