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More than a Road Trip

Now that we are retired, we have realized a magnificent truth: vacations need no longer be limited to two or three weeks: they can be two or three months if we plan carefully! We put this idea in action by planning and carrying out a visit to Paris from California without ever setting foot in an airport. Our overall itinerary was:

You can see a sample of the pictures we took by clicking here: Photo Sampler

Even better! You can see a musical presentation of the flowers we saw along the way!

The driving route is shown below. Details are available for the eastbound and westbound segments.

Summary:

Would we do it again? Not right away, but it has rekindled our interest in making one or two week trips to various sites in the western U.S.