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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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Western U.S. Loop: Cottonwood to Kanab

Travel Date: September 30, 2018 My last post ended up being about my Uncle and the rest of my mom’s family instead of what I had been planning to post. Posts have a life of their own sometimes. As a … Continue reading

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Western U.S. Loop: Walnut Canyon

Travel Date: September 28, 2018 We packed up from our overnight stay at La Posada Hotel in Winslow, Arizona to drive up to my uncle and aunt’s home in Cottonwood. On the way we stopped for a short hike at … Continue reading

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Western U.S. Loop: Arizona Route 66

Travel Dates: September 27-28, 2018 I apologize; I’ve been writing about our September/October trip and it’s taken me a week to write this next post. I spent most of my desk time last week taking a computer course on Photoshop … 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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