Tag Archives: California

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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Route 66 Day 5 – Santa Monica

April 28, 2015 This is one of the few times on our trip where we will stay in the same hotel two nights in a row. It’s very nice to be settled and not in the car for a bit. We’ll be … Continue reading

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Day 4 – Corona to Santa Monica

April 27, 2015 After having a cup of coffee with Carolyn and Glenn they had to go to work (we tried hard not to gloat too much about being retired). We had a leisurely breakfast, liberating them from some of … Continue reading

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Route 66 Day 3 – Victorville to Corona

April 26, 2015 Today we got to actually start our trip on Route 66. We are starting in a little convoluted route. We start in Victorville and head west to Santa Monica with a stop at Carla’s brother and his … Continue reading

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Route 66 – Day 2: Sacramento to Victorville

April 25, 2015 We woke up in Sacramento and took the river walk again – but this time away from old downtown. After about 15 minutes we were treated to Discovery Park where the American and Sacramento Rivers join. The … Continue reading

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Route 66 – Day 1: Sacramento

April 24, 2015 In order to travel on Route 66, one must first travel to Route 66. That is a journey in itself if you are starting from Portland, Oregon. We have a two-day 1,000 mile trip to intersect the Mother … Continue reading

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