Travel Blogs from Newington
Sorry I have got behind on my blogging. Just too much too see & too tired to post once we got back to the room at night. There was a lot to see in Boston so I won't boar u with all the pictures but will show u a few. I think this about catches me up. We r having a good ...
... throughout the shin country of Italy's boot.
Get it? Shin country? Look at a map of Italy. It is shaped like Nancy Sinatra's or Tina Turner's boot. Now, imagine giving the peninsula (not the women) a swift kick in the shin. That part of the boot where you would plant your foot is essentially ...
... 8217;s a sour plum tea mixed with cranberry juice, honey, and fresh lemon juice with a hint of rose water and an actual tiny rosebud floating in it. Delicious!
After dinner we decided to change into our sleeping clothes, fold our beds down completely flat, and try to get a few hours of sleep before we landed in Vancouver. Fully lie flat beds make a world of a difference for long haul flights. Bringing our own pillows was ...
... Next, footwear & clothing for 4 kinds of weather times 6 people. That's slippers, sandals, hiking boots, rain boots...times 6, gore tex jackets for rain, fleece for cool, and parkas for cold...times 6; hats for sun, hats for cold, zip-off hiking pants, socks, gloves, long underwear...you get the idea. Handled rectangular totes from the Container Store are keeping everyone's clothing neatly organized.
Our Suburban is now our ...
- Badlands & Mt. Rushmore
- Grand Tetons
- Salt Lake City
- Sequoia National
- The Grand Canyon
We're going to be flexible with our itinerary - if we want to stay somewhere longer we will. If we are done sooner, we'll move on. No reservations! (Sounds like a good name for a TV show :-))
This trip is made possible ...