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How we had internet

Internet on the road I’ve been asked several times how we were able to have internet access while on the road. To be honest it wasn’t as bad as I thought. Many places had internet at the park (albeit slow), so we could still check email most of the time. For other times, I had…

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Washington DC

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Last night on the trip We arrived in Washington DC and it was very rainy, so it was a good thing we weren’t going to stay more than 1 night. This was our last stop on the trip before heading home to Boston,…

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Durham North Carolina

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Meeting friends in Durham By this point we were anxious to get home. The weather was changing and we were running out of time. We decided to rush home aside from a day to meet with friends in Durham. These photos were taken…

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Atlanta Georgia

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Heading home By this point, we were focused on getting home sooner. The weather back home was getting colder and colder and we were getting anxious to go home. We decided to skip some stops and just get home ASAP, especially since we…

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New Orleans

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Bridge over Bayou For what seemed like a hundred miles on the way into New Orleans, the highway was elevated. Much of the distance was over swampland, and we were surprised that a highway would be built across such a vast distance of…

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Houston Texas

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Everything is bigger in Texas The saying is true, everything was bigger in Houston. Roads were larger (8 lanes each way), almost everyone drove large trucks, portions were larger, etc. Things cost a little bit less, and after doing a little research I…

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Wichita Falls Texas

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Quick Overnight We really just had a quick overnight here, we arrived late and left early the next day. The road here was nice to see the landscape changing, getting greener and nicer. Lots of semi-abandoned towns on the way, we followed RT287…

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Albequerque New Mexico

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip No Balloons We got up super-early to go view the grand ascension, hundreds of hot air balloons were to be launched. The frowny faces are because they didn’t launch the balloons for the festival! The winds were too strong, so they only did…

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Grants, New Mexico

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip Next up was a quick overnight in Lava Land in Grants NM, and on the way we were going to stop at Meteor Crater National Monument, but in the parking lot I noticed that our tire was almost flat! It turns out that…

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Grand Canyon

This post is part of a series called 2018 USA Road Trip On the way there We entered the park from the eastern side, so we got to see part of the canyon that most don’t. We saw plenty of elk and lots of people were stopping and getting out of their cars to get…

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