I was first introduced to Greek history in university while in my 20s. I studied the Thucydides' History of the Peloponnesian War, and read it cover to cover.
On August 13th I took a drive down to Birch Bay for their 2nd annual Rollback Weekend.
This year, I got in 17 road trips. I visited Lynden, La Connor, Edison, Langley (WA), Birch Bay, Fairhaven, Blaine, Fort Langley, Campbell Valley, Whytecliff Park, Reifle Bird Sanctuary, Squamish, and Shannon Falls. It was a good year for discovering new places and reconnecting with familiar places.
Some time ago, I'd taken a road trip to Lynden Washington when I decided to travel the other direction down the Birch Bay/Lynden road. I'd found a little cottage town that I fell in love with, but had only had a short time to explore. That day I had vowed to return so that I … Continue reading James in his Jeep Getting Java-Birch Bay Edition
A couple weekends ago I took a road trip to Lynden, Washington, a town I visit quite regularly. I follow the Lynden Dutch Bakery on Instagram, and they'd posted a pic of all the fresh raspberries they'd acquired and so I knew a trek was in order. While Lynden was my destination, … Continue reading James in his Jeep Getting Java–Cottage Town