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I went looking for a photo prompt at Morguefile and found this, which reminded me of something I did once.

I drove from New Orleans to Edmonton and back when I was twenty-one. 239 more words


Travel Theme: Quiet

This week’s travel theme from Where’s My Backpack is Quiet.

We set out on a road trip around the southern tip of Nova Scotia last September. 283 more words

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Jukebox Problems

Once upon a time, my friend, his wife (ex-wife now) and a couple of our friends (ex-friends now), and I drove to a college town about an hour away to go to a bar. 223 more words


The Beauty of Mackinac Island

While on our summer 2016 Midwest book scouting trip, we hopped a ferry for historic Mackinac Island.

There are many ferries which transport goods and passengers to the island out of both Mackinaw City and St. 498 more words

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A Drive along Romania's Stunning Transfăgărășan Highway

“Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life”.   Jack Kerouac

I fortunately (or unfortunately depending on how you look at it) tend to be… 1,618 more words


On the Straits of Mackinac

Does this look like an ocean side hotel on the coast of Florida?

Would you believe it is on the sandy beach of Lake Huron in Mackinaw City, Michigan? 298 more words

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D.W.I. (Doughnuts Were Involved)

We ran into a little trouble as we drove northward through the middle of Michigan on historic Rte. 27.

It happened in Clare, Michigan!

Doughnuts were involved. 238 more words

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