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Day 14: 01/09/2016 - Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Destination: Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Route: US-180W, US-62W

Mileage: 40

Today is a day trip to Carlsbad Caverns! Well, with a side trip to the Carlsbad, NM proper for some fun with house sale closing documents. 924 more words

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Day 13: 01/08/2016 - Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Destination: Guadalupe Mountains National Park

Route: TX-118N, US-90W, TX-54N

Mileage: 245

In terms of days, we have reached the halfway point of our travels! We have also continued making good progress in a westerly direction. 868 more words

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Downtown Phoenix and all its things

There is a lot to find in Downtown Phoenix. The area is full of innovation while maintaining a charming air of nostalgia. Here are some shots of the area as well as of the people that reside in it. 294 more words


Day 11 & 12: 01/06 & 01/07/2016 - Big Bend National Park, Chisos Basin

Destination: Big Bend National Park

Route: I-10W, US-385S

Mileage: 350

Day 11 is truly a westward ho day! On the way to Big Bend National Park we end up over 250 miles west of our starting location. 944 more words

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Day 9 & 10: 01/04 & 01/05/2016 - Kerrville, TX

Destination: Kerrville, TX

Route: I-30W, US-67S, TX-220, US-281S, US-84W, US-183S, TX-16S

Mileage: 296

What happened to Day 8? It was a rest day where we spent more time catching up with family. 342 more words

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Day 7: 01/02/2016 -Addison, TX

Destination: Addison, TX

Route: US-190E, FM-356N, TX-19N, US-287N, US-175W, I-635N

Mileage: 213

We are off to see more family! Dave has many cousins in the area of Addison, TX so this trip is the perfect opportunity to stop by and say hi. 261 more words

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Day 6: 01/01/2016 - Lake Livingston, TX

Destination: Lake Livingston, TX

Route: I-10W, US-287N/US69-N, FM-1293W, TX-146N, US-190W

Mileage: 219

New state: Texas

We are back on I-10W in Louisiana! The road improves slightly west of Lafayette as the ground it is built on turns from swamp to real land. 361 more words

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