Some cool news on Astoria: Astoria was named on national TV on Aug. 9 as the top place to retire in the nation.
The piece was aired on Good Morning America. The top five were: 1. Astoria -for the Best place for people who want some peace and quiet.
2. Sparks, Nev. Best place for physicall active adventure seeks.
3. Amelia Island, Fla. Best place for beach and nature lovers.
4. Yaletown (Vancouver) Canada Best place for the young at heart
5. Ann Arbor, Mich. Best place for retirees looking for culture.
Interesting! We spent six weeks this summer in the area. Will post some highlights of our stay a bit later. Half of our family is in the area now for an extended stay in the Astoria/Seaside areas. Lucky ones! :)