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Late Summer Road Trip – La Posada Hotel

Trip Date: September 9, 2017 I’m getting so behind on my blogging: working, traveling and having fun result in a back log of posts. Today, I’m going back to our late summer road trip to the Southwest and California. When … Continue reading

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Late Summer Road Trip – Sequoia National Park

Travel Dates: September 11 & 12, 2017 After our stop at the awesome La Posada Hotel in Winslow, Arizona, we headed over to visit my uncle and aunt in Cottonwood. We love visiting them; Uncle Jake is the last remaining … Continue reading

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Summer Train Trip: LA to Chicago

July 15-17, 2017 The second leg of our trip has been on my bucket list since before there were bucket lists –  late 50’s and early 60’s. As I shared before, my Grandpa Baker lived in Winslow, Arizona and we … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Winslow At Last

Before heading out from Sedona on Thursday morning I set up the tripod to get a picture of Carla, Andrew, and I. He then headed backto Tucson and we headed for Flagstaff, Walnut Canyon, and Winslow. Jake and Sally were … Continue reading

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The New Revised Semi-Permanent Plan

After much hemming and hawing about how to break the trip from Santa Monica to Gallup, NM into manageable and enjoyable chunks, I think I have it. Our biggest challenge is that we are leaving (and returning) to Portland, OR. … Continue reading

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The Current Plan

Purpose This is where the rubber meets the road (pun intended). I’m posting the most up-to-date trip plan and asking for your input. We’ll be driving an Acura TL; I’m interested to know if there are parts of the road … Continue reading

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Where The Freeways Don’t Go – Canyon De Chelly

September 14-15, 2015 We had a wonderful two nights staying with my Uncle and Aunt in Cottonwood. We went through some Baker/Seese family letters one night; that prompted me to finally write my memory of my Grandpa Hazle Howard Baker.  … Continue reading

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2015 Summer Road Trip – The Banner Photos

One of the pleasures I derive from my blog is creating the banner photos for the top of each posting. I thought it would be fun to go back through my blog posts and display the photos with a link … Continue reading

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Route 66 Day 12 – Cottonwood to Winslow

May 5, 2015 You see “Winslow” in the post title, right? Yeah, there will be train pictures – but more than that, I promise. We didn’t do much blog-worthy on Monday May 4; basically hung out with my Uncle Jake … Continue reading

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2014 Christmas in Illinois – BNSF Transcon

You are thinking “more trains? Oh please, please no!” When we visit the Southwest we almost always stop in at La Posada hotel in Winslow, Arizona – a mere 1,590 miles away on the very same rail line just 3/4 of … Continue reading

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