Monthly Archives: March 2007

Acadia National Park

     Lee and I took our grandson, David, to Acadia National Park in Maine in the summer of 2001.  We left early in the morning for our 6-7 hour drive to Bar Harbor, the gateway community for the park. When … Continue reading

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Las Vegas & Southwest National Parks

     This trip turned out to be one of my most ambitious road trips (2500 miles in 10 nights).  We arrived in Las Vegas, NV, after 1 AM in the wee hours and immediately picked up a rental car and drove to … Continue reading

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Pacific Northwest

    We tried something a little different for this trip. We decided to fly out to the west coast, then rent a car and do our road trip rather than drive from home. It allowed us to keep the trip … Continue reading

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England & Scotland

     Our Great Britain adventure began in London, a huge and exciting city. There was no need of a car for the first few days. We simply walked or took public transportation. One of the first things we did was … Continue reading

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Southern Caribbean Cruise

     Our first Caribbean cruise began in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  We arrived a day early so we could spend some time in San Juan. Old San Juan is very quaint, with cobblestone streets and interesting architecture. At the ocean … Continue reading

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Southeastern USA Trip

    This was a lengthy sojourn designed to follow up our 1993 Cross Country trip and to visit places not included then.  Our first stop was Baltimore, MD, to spend some time at its famous Inner Harbor. It is truly … Continue reading

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Quebec – Montreal Trip

      We took this trip in the summer, beginning with a one-night stay in Augusta, Maine, then taking a scenic drive along Route 201, through the Rangeley Lakes, to arrive in the very European city of Quebec. Quebec Province is … Continue reading

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West Virginia Bound

    Because we were planning to attend my Family Reunion in West Virginia, we decided to take a road trip which would culminate in the reunion weekend. We decided to begin our journey in Philadelphia, one of the cradles of … Continue reading

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Saratoga in August

    Our annual pilgrimage to "The Spa" for its August thoroughbred racing calendar began innocently enough with a military weekend conference in Albany. An early afternoon dismissal led to a spur-of-the-moment jaunt up Interstate 87 to Saratoga Springs Race Track. … Continue reading

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Europe Excursion 2

    Since there were no more opportunities to add photos, I decided to make a second entry for this trip       We left off in Pisa (see photos). Then we continued on to Nice, which is probably the most … Continue reading

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