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Here we go -- leaving behind the snow and the fairy godcat, who will keep an eye on everything. We're on our way to our first overnight stop: Lenoir City, TN. Not much time to sightsee or learn about Lenoir -- our main destination after Cordele GA is Tampa, where we usually stop for service work at Lazy Days, a huge sales/service business for ...
Hi all, It's only a month until we leave, so I thought I'd post our itinerary with something about each port (should be taken with a grain of salt, since we've never been anywhere like this before):
December 16: Drive from Dayton to Atlanta (hopefully no snow). Spend the night near Atlanta airport.
December 17: leave on Delta 101: 10:10 pm - (December 18) 8:00 a.m. -- 10 hours, nonstop. Used mega frequent ...
... tablets: 679
Total unintentional off-road excursions: 0 (it's a long story)
It it was a great trip and I learned:
Gas mileage may vary wildly . . . Keep an eye on the tank
It can be so foggy you can barely see crossing Lake Michigan
Eagles are huge and awesome and fish but they fling the fish innards
When it gets windy out west it gets ...
... the parking lot to find the open road.
Southern Illinois is fairly pretty and traffic was light. I kept trying to convince myself I wasn't cold but never quite believed it. Again the heated grips were awesome . . . But I was wishing I had a heated vest and heated socks too.
Once I hit Indianapolis the ...
... through the largest wind farm I’ve seen on the trip so far: it probably extended for 15 miles. I still think they are cool to look at, and it was even more fun because earlier in the morning there were four separate oversize load convoys (guide car, state trooper, the actual truck, follow car, and another state trooper!) hauling the blades for other wind mills (is that what ...