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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.


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.