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Driving Across America Part IV: A Broken Van, White Sands and Foreign Lands

As we continued our way south from Colorado, complete with new tie rods, Fiona and I were looking forward to some time in New Mexico. […]

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The Road to Chaco Canyon, New Mexico and Tips for Hiking and Camping There

The number one influencing factor in driving, hiking or camping in Chaco Canyon is the weather. Before you undertake a trip here keep a very […]

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Driving Across America Part II: Byways and Bayous

This post picks up in the deep south, featuring a rather remarkable “scenic” byway in Mississippi and the steamy bayou state of Louisiana. Cajun food […]

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Driving Across America Part I: Mountains, Music and The Memphis Mafia

Here we go!! This is the first installment in a multi-part series dealing with our epic cross-country road trip. Although our drive actually began in […]

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How Much does it Cost Us to Travel? $15 Each Per Day

The thoughts of long-term travel will no doubt garner many questions and assumptions from people. There is one question I wish to address that most […]