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Category Archives: USA

Next Stop, Peru

Next Stop, Peru

Although we left Portland over a month ago, it feels like the trip is really starting now. Today is the day we leave Atlanta for Peru and kickoff the “round the world” portion of our RTW trip.  The last month has been a wonderful adventure; we’ve explored many places we’d never been, drove a total of… Continue Reading

Roadside Attractions – Cross Country USA

Roadside Attractions – Cross Country USA

Jaime and I are big fans of the weird, the quirky and the kitschy.  Hence, we were always on the lookout for some oddball stuff as we cruised across country.  Here are a few of the things we encountered along the way: 1. Dinosaur Park – Rapid City, South Dakota – Who doesn’t love a… Continue Reading

Week Two – RTW Recap

Week Two – RTW Recap

We were sad to leave the Tetons and Yellowstone after our first week but also excited to get to the next leg of our cross country trip.  Here’s a snapshot of what we’ve been up to: Beartooth Pass and Montana After leaving Yellowstone we headed through Cody, Wyoming and drove up the Chief Joseph Highway to… Continue Reading

Week One – RTW Recap

Week One – RTW Recap

We finally have some down time to update on what we have been doing during our first week on the road.  It has been a fantastic week – we estimate that the Civic has logged over 1500 miles since we pulled out of Portland on June 3.  Here is a snapshot of the goings on:… Continue Reading

Kicking Off Our Round the World Adventure

Kicking Off Our Round the World Adventure

After two years of saving, sort of planning, and keeping one hell of a secret at work it’s finally time to kick off our round the world adventure. In just under two weeks, on June 3rd, we’ll start with a two week road trip across America. Driving across the U.S. has always appealed to us but… Continue Reading