Spontaneous Weekend Roadtrip

M and I decided to take a random roadtrip from San Francisco to Oregon. Neither of us have gone to Oregon so we thought it would be a fun and quick vacation. I rented an economical Chevy Aveo Hatchback from Hertz for about $25/day. Our original destination was Portland, which was about 630 miles from … Continue reading

Mini Midnight Roadtrip

M and I always have packed schedules during the day so most of our hanging out occurs at night. We like adventure so we decided to take a random road trip to somewhere new that was an hour or so away. We decided on Mount Diablo about 15 minutes before M picked me up. We … Continue reading

Midnight Road Trip, Part 2

Midnight Road Trip, Part 2

J works long hours, and usually that means working late on Fridays too. One Friday night, we were supposed to go to dinner and have a date night, but he ended up having to work. He got off work around 10 PM, and afterwards, he surprised me by taking me to Twin Peaks in San Francisco.

Cost: free!

Time: moderate-long, depending on travel time

Things you will need:

1. car, if you are going far.

Spontaneous road trips are always fun and romantic. It was windy up on the peak, so it made us cuddle up next to each other for warmth. When it got too cold, we moved into our car, which had an equally fabulous view, without the cold weather. Being in the car talking and taking in the view really brought us back to the innocent days of high school! What I loved most about this was that we were able to talk for hours and enjoy each other’s company on a Friday night.

Greyhound Trip to Montreal

One of the first trips M and I took together was a 24-hour trip to Montreal, Canada. M had some business clients in Montreal who was eager to show him around. This was when M and I were working in New York so we thought going by car would be fun and not too long … Continue reading