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Walking up the hill to check out Haramara Retreat

The Adventurers awoke to cloudy skies and some sprinkles, and with nothing on the schedule did not hurry to breakfast. Aha, what they were supposed to be doing all week, relaxing. Wanting something simple and not time consuming, they decided … Continue reading

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A reminder that walking town and back is non-trivial – but well worth it

The Adventurers said they wanted some activity today and they got it. When they were here two years ago, they’d walked into Sayulia a couple of times by two different routes, scrambling the rock and through the jungle. L did … Continue reading

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The new trail phenomena continues – this in Woodside with a hidden gem

The Mag had a grooming appointment this morning, and while the Adventurers knew about it, they weren’t quite prepared. Nor did they have a “hike without Maggie” planned. So after dropping her off at Dogz101, they headed to Buck’s for … Continue reading

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Finishing up the visit with breakfast at Buck’s

There probably isn’t a better restaurant for grade school age kids anywhere in the Bay Area than Buck’s in Woodside. Given the rainy conditions – meaning no scootering downtown – the Adventurers and the kiddos headed that way this morning. … Continue reading

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Spoiling the kiddos at Sky High

The kiddos had hardly arrived Thursday evening when they started lobbying to go to Sky ¬†High. No surprise: the Adventurers had not heard of the place. But it was a rainy day, so off they went to the Santa Clara … Continue reading

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Enjoying the barnyard animals at Hidden Villa with the kiddos

L had a purpose in taking the kiddos, along with The Mag, to Hidden Villa today. She thinks it would be a great summer camp for James, who really likes animals. On the drive out to Los Altos Hills, James … Continue reading

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Starting off 2019 with a butt kicker of a hike

The cold snap continues, which makes for extra clear skies. All the more reason to hike to a destination that provides great views. At their New Years Eve dinner last night, the Adventurers heard that a number of the men … Continue reading

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