Being a child of the 80s, "The Goonies" was my favorite movie. So, when we went to go visit my friend in Portland who said he could take us to Astoria, where The Goonies was filmed, I was ecstatic!
So, on Saturday morning, we set out from Portland and drove the 70 miles to Cannon Beach on the coast of Oregon. Cannon Beach is an adorable little beach town, with one main road running parallel to the beach, crowded with B&Bs, shops, restaurants, small hotels, and some houses. Not commercialized at all -- No McDonald's or anything of the sort. However, it was 4th of July weekend, so it was really crowded. Traffic was awful, parking was a nightmare. We eventually found a spot in a p...Read More