Coast2Coast day 1 – Carlsbad > Big Bear Lake

Jetlags can be a good thing. Woke up at five AM, which allowed me to leave before six AM, more than necessary on the first day: 232 kilometers with almost 4000 meters of climbing were waiting. Basically uphill all day. In the first couple of hours I kept asking myself if I hadn’t planned to … Continued

Coast2Coast days -1 and 0: Living the dream

After about twenty hours of traveling by metro, train, airplane, bus, train and car I had finally Carlsbad. Zoot CEO Shawn O’Shea picked me up from Oceanside and dropped me off at my first motel of my journey, where I decided to do a quick powernap. First mistake. I slept until 2 AM and was … Continued