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I have traveled to 41 countries, posted 2,754 pictures and written 395 entries in 5 travel blogs
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Big_red_truck
Hometown
Nashville, TN,
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Oct 12, 2007
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About Big_red_truck

Profession
Mechanical Engineering Consultant, working on QC inspections, erection, commissioning, and startup supervision, and field engineering
Favourite music
Rock, Southern Rock, Country, some hip hop
Birthplace
Homewood, Alabama, USA
Favourite movie
Boondock Saints
Languages
English, Portuguese (Brazilian), learning Spanish, and a few words in Chinese and Russian
Favourite quote
"Nobody says you have to order an entree in the restaurant of life, you'll only be here once! Order the sampler, try as many as you can before you're full..." - From my friend Chuck Tronolone's
Interests and hobbies
restoring my truck, SCCA racing, traveling...anything that seems fun
One thing I want to do before I die
Take a boat trip around the world.
Favourite book
All of Vince Flynn's novels
My friends describe me as
Who knows?!? Probably half-crazy with a sane streak
The most amazing moment in my life so far
Realizing when I called my wife from China on my first trip there, that I was actually calling her 1 day into the future
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Seat 2B by Joe Brancatelli
Experienced business traveler blog

Jacqui's Travel Blog
Jacqui's blog of our travels together

Biking across the US
My buddy Charles trip around the US on a bicycle. Being out of mainstream society for that long brought some revelations to him

Recent Entries by Big_red_truck

  • Today we finally go another early start. The roads have been horrible though the further we go through Kazakhstan. At one point, we let the Facerace guys lead so that we could watch them swerve for...

  • The rest of the drive to the Kazak-Uzbek border was dirt road. We got to the border at 6:30am, only to find that the border doesn't open until 9am. Total, it took 6hrs to get from the Kazakh to Uzb...

  • I hate gas shortages! - Aug 14, 2010

    Today we slept in til noon (but did get up for a 1/2hr for breakfast). And I finally watched Borat today for the first time to pass the hot midday hours in our nice air conditioned room. Basically ...

Travel Blogs by Big_red_truck

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