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Days 186-189: Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas & Oklahoma

Day 186 (12/3/14): New Orleans, LA | Houston, TX | Pearland, TX So long New Orleans! {{{Waving goodbye with a tear in our eye as we drive away}}} It's been fun, but it's time to move on. The end is near! We’ve already been through Texas, but we made a slight detour to Houston to… Continue reading Days 186-189: Louisiana, Texas, Arkansas & Oklahoma

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Days 153-154: Florida (Part 2)

Day 153 (10/31/14): Fort Lauderdale, FL | Key West, FL While we were staying in Bar Harbor, ME, the camp host at the RV park told us that he spends his summers in Maine and winters in Key West, FL. We had always been intrigued by Key West, thinking the destination was a type of… Continue reading Days 153-154: Florida (Part 2)

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Days 132-134: North Carolina & South Carolina

Day 132 (10/10/14): Raleigh, NC | Kill Devil Hills, NC | Buxton, NC Originally we were planning on heading south from Raleigh, NC, down to Myrtle Beach, SC. But, we've learned on this trip that plans change frequently. Based on suggestions from several different people, we decided to take a slight detour back up north… Continue reading Days 132-134: North Carolina & South Carolina

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Days 125-126: Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland & Washington, D.C.

Day 125 (10/3/14): Narvon, PA | Delaware | College Park, MD This was a driving day. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Pennsylvania and appreciated all the historic places we were able to see. But with our tour of the state now complete, it was time to move on. So we left Pennsylvania today and… Continue reading Days 125-126: Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland & Washington, D.C.

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Day 124: Pennsylvania (Part 2)

Day 124 (10/2/14): Philadelphia, PA For our last Pennsylvania destination, we visited Philadelphia, known as the "birthplace of American democracy" and "The City of Brotherly Love." Wondering how Philadelphia received the "brotherly love" nickname, I discovered that it's not so much a nickname as it's actually a literal translation. Philadelphia in Greek basically means "brother"… Continue reading Day 124: Pennsylvania (Part 2)

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Day 123: Pennsylvania (Part 1)

Day 123 (10/1/14): Gettysburg, PA

 Today marks the 4th month of our journey! While in Pennsylvania, we have several different places we want to see. Yesterday was Hershey, today is Gettysburg, and tomorrow will be Philadelphia. We tried to stay somewhere central to all of our PA destinations, but we quickly discovered that while the… Continue reading Day 123: Pennsylvania (Part 1)

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Days 113-114: Maine (Part 2)

Day 113 (9/21/14): Bar Harbor, ME | Acadia National Park | Kennebunkport, ME Our alarm was set for 4:45am this morning. When it began beeping, we laid in bed for 10 minutes debating whether or not to actually get out of bed. We had planned on waking up while it was still dark outside to… Continue reading Days 113-114: Maine (Part 2)

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Day 112: Maine (Part 1)

Day 112 (9/20/14): Bar Harbor, ME | Acadia National Park Throughout our travels, we'd met numerous people who raved about Acadia National Park, and National Parks have been some of our favorite places to visit on our RV trip. Thinking about taking an RV to check out some National Parks? You can take one out… Continue reading Day 112: Maine (Part 1)

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Days 109-111: New York, Vermont, New Hampshire & Maine

Day 109 (9/17/14): Grand Island, NY | White River Junction, VT The drive through Upstate New York was pleasant (other than the additional tolls). Our next destination is Vermont. Shortly before reaching the state line, we passed through the quaint New York town of Saratoga Springs. Our route took us on Broadway Street, which seemed… Continue reading Days 109-111: New York, Vermont, New Hampshire & Maine

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Days 87-89: Tennessee (Part 2)

Day 87 (8/26/14): Nashville, TN | Sevierville, TN Some days on the road just aren't that eventful. The most exciting thing about today was finding cheap gas. Haha! As we headed east through Tennessee from Nashville to Sevierville, we stopped for gas outside of Baxter, TN and were happy to discover the cheapest gas we… Continue reading Days 87-89: Tennessee (Part 2)