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Day 25: Home!

I had trouble getting up this morning so was a bit late getting away.  After a nice breakfast which included french toast, I got out into a drizzly morning with a bit of fog.  The colour of the trees as I … Continue reading

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Heading Home: Day 24 — Olean, N.Y., final night on the road

A beautiful day for driving again today.  I went through 4 states again:  Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York.  My marvellous GPS kept me off the toll roads.  Most of the morning was on a two-lane highway but in the … Continue reading

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Heading Home: Day 22 — Minneapolis, Minnesota

Coming into Minneapolis yesterday, I couldn’t help but notice that the skyline is very similar to those in Toronto and Winnipeg — tall modern buildings with some lower, older buildings of some architectural note, especially the turrets, tower, and green … Continue reading

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Heading Home: Day 20 — Jamestown, N. Dakota

Well, I’ve been in North Dakota exactly twice in my life and both times it’s been stormy and raining.  I think I’ll have to reconsider the idea of coming here to do a dinosaur dig.  Digs are no fun in … Continue reading

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Heading Home: Day 19 — Malta, Montana

Ironically, less than 48 hours after telling my brother-in-law that I didn’t care if I never drove through Saskatchewan again, I spent most of this afternoon driving around the province’s southwest on a two-lane highway, at least an hour of … Continue reading

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Heading Home: Day 18, Airdrie, Alberta

Long drive today mainly due to construction.  There were many times I had to wait 20 minutes or more while no traffic moved or traffic going the opposite direction came by and came by and came by until I was … Continue reading

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Day 17: Kelowna, B.C.

Had a wonderful scenic drive south to Kelowna today.  Amazing scenery (to use Bronyaur’s word) and beautiful weather for the day.  Lots of photos including the floating bridge. Back in Vernon, we had lunch at a place called Davison’s where … Continue reading

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