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Aug 4, 7:34pm - #240722 
PACIFIC COAST HIGHWAY

A couple of years back I drove out to Cali on a road trip from here in central Ontario. 49 hours straight to Sanfran!

The PC highway from Sanfran to LA was the most beautiful stretch of highway I have ever seen. Also, crossing the desert at sunset flying down the open highway, foot to the floor was amazing. The Hoover dam & the Grand Canyon are way bigger than I ever imagined.

My point, my trip to Cali was memorable. thumbsup

Anyone have pics of the twisties on the PC highway?

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Aug 4, 7:47pm - #240723 
Yea PCH owns thumbsup

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Aug 4, 8:10pm - #240724 
Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04
Yea PCH owns thumbsup


i love that highway. next time i cruise up there i'll take some pics thumbsup


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Aug 4, 8:33pm - #240725 
My pics are pre-digital so they suck. But here are a few from my trip.
(1/3)

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Aug 4, 8:34pm - #240726 
(2/3)

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Aug 4, 8:34pm - #240727 
(3/3)

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Aug 4, 8:36pm - #240728 
Camping in the Mohave desert. thumbsup

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Aug 4, 8:37pm - #240729 
beautiful pics man. maybe one day i'll drive from philly to cali. 3 days trip =]


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Aug 4, 8:50pm - #240730 
ey wheres that lighthouse at...what the loc.


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Aug 4, 8:51pm - #240731 
The pics are great, and thats one of my favorite sections of road too. Second only to some of the backroads in southern New Mexico.

In 2 weeks, I'm doing NYC to Yellowstone, Vancouver, LA, Vegas, and back to New York.

Last summer I did NYC to New Orleans, Vegas, SanFran, Denver and back.

I didn't take a lot of pictures last trip. This time to make up for it, I've been working on stop motion video. I have a wide angle camera hooked up to a small PC, snapping a pic every few seconds. 100 miles get condenses down to about a minute played back at 30fps. The highlites of the trip should fit on a dvd.

Last summer was in my old 88 firebird, falling apart around me. I'm eager to finally go on a road trip in my Celica.


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Aug 4, 8:56pm - #240732 
damn bro those pics look amazing.
r you a professional? thumbsup
looks like there from magazines
great job thumbsup thumbsup

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Aug 4, 8:59pm - #240733 
Not entirely sure, on the PCH somewhere.

Two summers before that I flew out to Calgary, rented a car and drove through the mountains to Vancouver & back. The summer just before I flew to Florida, rented a car & toured the entire state top to bottom. The newyears millenium I drove to NYC. In the fall I drove out to Halifax through Montreal & Quebec City. The summer after the trip above I did NewOrleans & up the east coast. Last summer was Pensilvannia; I went cave touring.

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Aug 4, 9:02pm - #240734 
[quote=CeLlYgT04]Yea PCH owns thumbsup [/quot thumbsup thumbsupe]

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Aug 4, 9:07pm - #240735 
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride

damn bro those pics look amazing.
r you a professional? thumbsup
looks like there from magazines
great job thumbsup thumbsup


Naw, I'm an amateur. Those pics are from my old 35mm camera. My new digital is way better.

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Aug 4, 9:28pm - #240736 
Originally Posted by jeiger
The pics are great, and thats one of my favorite sections of road too.

I've been working on stop motion video. I have a wide angle camera hooked up to a small PC, snapping a pic every few seconds. 100 miles get condenses down to about a minute played back at 30fps. The highlites of the trip should fit on a dvd.


Thanks, the only problem you might have is getting quality. It sure would be cool though to have about a 30 minute highspeed trip. thumbsup

Like that dude in NYC who has a webcam in his taxi, that's an awesome idea!

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Aug 4, 9:33pm - #240737 
great pictures bro


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Aug 4, 9:35pm - #240738 
its amazing how many things you can see from just that one highway.


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Aug 4, 9:55pm - #240739 
yeah i've been on it...

and i drove to cali from philly too... took 4 days spineyes @ 17+ hours of driving per day.

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Aug 4, 10:14pm - #240740 
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Aug 4, 10:15pm - #240744 
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Aug 4, 10:16pm - #240745 
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Aug 4, 10:16pm - #240747 
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Aug 4, 10:17pm - #240748 
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Aug 4, 10:17pm - #240749 
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Aug 4, 10:22pm - #240750 
These pictures are simply amazing! thumbsup


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Aug 4, 11:11pm - #240751 
wuts ur occupation? you seem rich as hell... so many road trips haha... you must be a professional postcard photographer


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Aug 4, 11:53pm - #240752 
Thanks Mike, those pics brought back some memories. thumbsup

Me rich, naw ... road trips are cheap & a good yearly vacation. This is one of the ways I ended up with 200,000 on my Celi. grin

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Aug 4, 11:58pm - #240753 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
yeah i've been on it...

and i drove to cali from philly too... took 4 days spineyes @ 17+ hours of driving per day.


Your driving too slow! grin

Overnight through the praries & the desert I was at the speed governor on the Corolla the entire time! (115MPH) thumbsup

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Aug 5, 12:09am - #240754 
how long did your road trip take? how do you pay your bills with the amount of time you're taking off from work.

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Aug 5, 12:16am - #240755 
California trip was about 10 days & I think I brought about $1000 USD. No problem, I get three weeks paid vacation a year.

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Aug 5, 12:21am - #240756 
I'll make a new thread for my photographs:
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Aug 5, 12:32am - #240757 
so with $1000 you were able to go across the country and back? Did that include fuel, food, supplies, etc?

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Aug 5, 12:39am - #240758 
Originally Posted by xXMaGNuSXx

so with $1000 you were able to go across the country and back? Did that include fuel, food, supplies, etc?


Yep all inclusive with hotels, KOA's, gas & food for two people. grin

Road trips are the cheapest vacation short of staying home.

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Aug 5, 12:43am - #240759 
damn i wanna go on a road trip!! i think i only get about 2wks of paid vacation tho, one more year and i think ill be able to get 3wks.

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Aug 5, 2:00am - #240760 
PCH is awesome

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Aug 5, 11:03am - #240761 
Not to mention you get to see ferraris and lambos crusin too

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