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Route 66 West to East: Day 6 – All Good Things…

This day was chockablock full of things to see. So much mileage, so little time… I do have to back up a bit–there was one thing we saw the day before that I’d forgotten. Well, actually, I was thinking we … Continue reading

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Route 66 West to East: Day 5 – Albuquerque to Amarillo

We left Albuquerque behind, with a promise to get back here again some day. We did not see much of it at all, and very little that had to do with the Route. Albuquerque seemed to be enjoying fine weather–the … Continue reading

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Route 66 West to East: Day 4 – A Detour South

Roswell had a weird vibe to it–and it wasn’t just the whole “alien/Area 51” thing. When we arrived the previous evening, there seemed to be very few people or cars around. The street lighting felt muted–but maybe it was because … Continue reading

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Route 66 West to East: Day 3 – even older history than a mere road

First thing we did on our way out of Holbrook–turned down the wrong road. But that’s okay–we found some cool stuff: Soon enough we were on the right road. Note the bird–this type of company followed us all day. The … Continue reading

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Route 66 West to East: Day 2 – A Sky So Wide

We left Laughlin early the next morning and drove south until we met up once again with Route 66. First order of business–coffee. Not as many kiosks in parking lots as we find in Oregon, where it seems every other … Continue reading

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Route 66 West to East: And off we go!!

  This was a trip for the ages! It was one that Paul and I had both been looking forward to, and we were not disappointed. Daughter Dearest was good enough to take us to the airport at a (very … Continue reading

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Our last day in Roma

Our last day in  Rome–time to see everything we possibly could. Which meant another early wake-up call so that we could beat the crowds to the ticket booths. First order of business though–pack up and ckeck out. The nice people … Continue reading

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