Travel Blogs from Barstow
The day started off with me doinng a load of laundry before setting out. Today was a 'ride' day heading for California. I saw two deer on the range which was strange that there were no trees for them to run into. Aa I decended from the heights of the Grand Canyon rim the temperature went zooming up higher.The wind was hot while the road pavement …
On the road, just after the sunrise this morning which was spectacular.
Out on Route 66 at 6am to get out of Kingman and onto Barstow. The road was fantastic, weaving through the back of Kingman and then up into the mountains. It was a little disconcerting as there were no barriers on the side of the road and some very sheer drops so it kept you very focused. There were tight turns and often the roads was covered indoor from the ...
... again (it have been around 95 degrees F / 35 grader C a big portion of the day). After moveing the laundry to the dryer we took the car to nearby diner called The firehouse.. something. It was an itslian restaurant with a fire-department inspired interior and some pasta was, again, a nice complement to all the burgers we've had. :) Tomorrow we will travel the last leg of our trip and arrive Las Vegas!! I'm really excited to get there and see what Vegas has in store for ...
... sea level, quite the change. And imagine that, there's even grass on the ground, we must be out of the desert! There was also a really cool floral groundcover, we'll have to find out what it's called.
We hadn't seen Baker in quite a while, so it was great to sit down and catch up. Hopefully we'll get to see him again soon and meet the rest of his new family!!
Since its our fourteenth day traveling, we have decided the Miata is well travelled. That's ...
... areas and the bike was getting bounced around to the point where I worried that it would get damaged so I turned back and took the Interstate to Barstow
Oops!Forgot to write about the ride through the Mojave Desert. I had filled pu before setting out but I was running really low because there were no gas stations in the desert.Then I found Roy' s Cafe in Amboy.Only one pump was working but after driving in34degree weather ...
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