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Sadly, this is my last blog post. The end of our cross country experience. It's so crazy to think that it's over, because when I look back I feel like it started months ago. We just did so much it's so strange to think its only been 10 days. This road trip is definitely something that I will never forget. The one thing that dad wanted us to talk about in our final blog post was how ...
... parks) it felt so unnatural waking up in a GIANT hotel with so many people. So, it was kind of a good break. But as we were running through the floors shoving our wands into paintings and books I thought, "Huh. We're on a road trip?" For dinner we had dads requested Arby's. Basically the rest of the day, like yesterday, was driving. We're still 3 and a half hours from home so we'll get back to our beloved puppy around 11ish. Hopefully. ...
... Living the Dream II. After years of riding together, we have learned to put up with each other’s **** and have become very close friends. It is great to have someone to share the experience with and compare notes with at the end of the day. And we have both learned to be flexible with regard to planning routes, stops, and picking places to eat. Sometimes Bill gets tired of waiting for me and I get tired of trying to catch up. But at the end of ...
... absolute blast. Most of 19 and 50 were fun but construct interrupted the dance several times.
Stopped at a cool diner for a couple of coney dogs on 50 and decided it was time to get home. So I pushed on after lunch and pulled into the driveway around 5:30 after logging 350 miles for the day.
Routes: 33 E / 19 N / 50 E / 219 N / 220 N (becomes 99 N)
... Yellowstone, Bear Tooth Pass, and Lo-Lo Pass. From Denver, head home through the fields of waving grain.
Accomplice: Bill Cutillo
Vehicle: BMW R1200GS
Departure: June 1 (Tigard, OR)
Arrival: Around July 4th (Julian, PA)
Accommodations: Cheap hotels
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility