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Boise, Idaho

8 August 2018 Today we drove from Winnemucca in Northern Nevada, through the southeast corner of Oregon, to Boise, Idaho. The drive was pleasant with rolling terrain and small mountain ranges on either side. Northern Nevada was nicer than the … Continue reading

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Reno, Biggest Little City in the World?

7 August 2018 With our original plans trashed by the California forest fires, we decided to head northeast and to get ahead of the smoke filled skies. Ony 30 minutes up the road from Carson City is Reno, Nevada. Reno’s … Continue reading

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California Plans Up in Smoke

6 August 2018 Starting our road trip home in Sacramento worked out well; however our plans in California did not. Originally we planned to visit Yosemite National Park but unfortunately the Ferguson Forest Fire closed the park. Plan B was … Continue reading

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Sacramento, California

6 August 2018 We chose Sacramento for our long awaited return to the mainland. We picked it because it is a relatively small international airport that is much easier to get in and out of compared to San Fran or … Continue reading

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Waikiki, Hawaii

2 – 5 August 2018 We stayed in Waikiki on our trip to Australia to break up the arduous journey. It’s the perfect place to spend a couple days so we stopped again on our return trip to the States. … Continue reading

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Australia, Until Next Time…

2 August 2018 As our Australian adventure comes to an end we will not say ‘good-bye’. Instead ‘until next time’ because we will be back. When we decided to take a year off from our normal life, our primary motive … Continue reading

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Hervey Bay Whale Watching

23 July 2018 Hervey Bay is one of Australia’s top whale watching spots. Between mid-July and October Humpback whales stop here along their long migration to rest and teach their newborn before continuing to Antarctica for the summer. The bay … Continue reading

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