Stunning sights galore on a USA road trip to live in the memory!
MICHAEL BEATTIE combines two city breaks with the coasts and mountains of California, in an anniversary road trip by car and motorhome. His first report covers San Francisco and the journey to Yosemite…
AS I LOWERED the RV window to speak to the police officer, I knew my worst fears were about to be confirmed. Patrolman Nolan smiled and said, “I’m afraid you’ll have to turn back, sir. You can’t go any further tonight without snow chains. It’s like a blizzard up there.”
This wasn’t what I wanted to hear, and didn’t quite square with the brochures telling me the best time to visit Lake Tahoe was in May! Sunbathing by the shore indeed? Certainly not in May this year.