Monthly Archives: January 2020

Off Again: Day 7

Spent time this morning re-organizing suitcases so I’m organized for the morning, leaving a small suitcase behind in the car; I also phoned the hotel in Santo Domingo to arrange for the shuttle to pick me up at the airport … Continue reading

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Off Again: Day 6

The day started off very cool — about 11°C — which made it good for driving.  Yesterday afternoon I decided to cancel my original booking after finding my room at the bottom of a set of stairs and my neighbours … Continue reading

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Off Again: Day 5

I’m loving all the green— green trees, green grass, green grasshoppers, green alligators … well, the alligators not so much— but everything else, for sure!  The day started off with a sprinkling of rain but then brightened up and turned … Continue reading

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Off Again: Day 4

Another good day on the road.  Decent breakfast included at the La Quinta Inn, Savannah.  Decided to go to Walmart to pick up a few things and on the way noticed that the engine light was on.  So I used … Continue reading

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Off Again: Day 3

Today was my longest drive of the trip but there was no rain, snow, cloud, or wind and as I was driving out of Lexington, I witnessed the sun peeking over the Blue Ridge Mountains to the east.  It was … Continue reading

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Off Again: Day Two

It must be a universal truth that where speed limits are posted, the majority of drivers will go over the limit by 5 – 20 units.  More traffic today, lots of transport trucks, but nothing like what I saw on … Continue reading

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Off Again: Day 1

What a perfect day to start out on my trip!  The 416 had a bit of moisture that sprayed up and a bit of rain sprinkled down just south of Watertown but the traffic was low to moderate except at … Continue reading

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Off Again

After two years of moving, building, renovating, decorating, and enjoying my new digs overlooking the Ottawa River, I’m trying something new:  I’m going to be a fledgling snowbird!  Wednesday morning I’m loading up the car and heading off to Miami. … Continue reading

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