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Canadian Borders and Smothered Anxiety

So, I finally have my passport and am leaving The United States for the first time in my twenty-two years tomorrow. It still doesn’t feel real, and I cannot believe I’m going to be crossing into another country come tomorrow afternoon. 241 more words

Adventure

Heading to the Middle of Nowhere, Montana

I don’t exaggerate when I say we were in the Middle of Nowhere. It took two hours driving out of Columbia Falls, Montana (all in all a pretty decent contestant for the Middle of Nowhere, America Award) a drive that took us through a national forest (half of which, I might add, is currently on fire) and an hour of which went through a dirt road, on which we only passed a single car. 1,114 more words

Travel

US/Canadian Border Anomalies

Check out this Youtube video, laying out some of the bizarre anomalies that is the US-Canadian border!

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Rooney the Convict: My First Lone Day of Hitchhiking

“A lone, girl hitchhiker?” cackled my ride delightedly as I climbed in his car, obviously impressed. “What the hell are you doing out here, girl?” 741 more words

Travel

N.Y. prison escapees planned to go to Mexico, headed toward Canada when ride backed out

WATCH: Escaped murderer David Seat was shot and arrested very close to the Canadian border on Sunday, after weeks on the lam. He spoke to investigators from his hospital about the details of his plans to flee to Mexico with his fellow escapee, Richard Matt. 875 more words

News

17 Hurt When Cruise Ship Hits Seaway Lock Wall in Upstate NY

Cruise Ship Saint Laurent.

Authorities say a cruise ship has crashed into a wall in a lock on the St. Lawrence Seaway in upstate New York, injuring 17 people and forcing the draining of the lock. 109 more words

Cruise Ship

WARNING: YOU WILL BE INTERROGATED FOR DRIVING WITHIN 100 MILES OF THE CANADIAN BORDER

Random checkpoints are being set up by U.S. Customs agents in the northeast within 100 miles of the Canadian border

Random checkpoints are being set up by U.S. 1,177 more words

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