Category Archives: Roadtrip

The End

113 days (one in a tent and ten in a hotel) – 14,000 miles / 22.400 km – 860 gallons / 3270L of gas – 29 gallons / 110 L of coffee – one break down – 14 National Parks – 3974 pictures (…trigger happy …)

As you can guess we are now back in San Ramon and the trip has reached its end.


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In White Sands

Thursday we left Santa Fe, but we did eat our linch at the square before leaving. The local news paper took a picture of Felix .. we couldn’t get the newspaper down here in White Sands, bit we found it online.

We arrived in White Sands Thursday evening. Here it is nice and warm (Santa Fe was actually a bit cold, with frost at night). We have started counting the days to the end of our trip, but still enjoys it in full.


Santa Fe

We didn’t actually plan to go to Santa Fe, but four years ago we went on vacation here and liked it so much that we decided that after all that bus trouble we wanted to drop Big Bend National Park in Texas and drive directly to Santa Fe to stay for a few days. The town is so pretty with all the old (and new!) adobe houses and chile ristras hanging from every other beam.


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New Orleans

After leaving Orlando, and Mickey, we drove op along the Florida East Coast, to the Pan-handle. We stopped near Panama City to take a rest day and go to the beach(es) – they sure have beautiful beaches here! We talked about maybe staying another day, just to enjoy the beaches, but ended up continuing to New Orleans on Sunday anyway. As you probably know by now we didn’t make it to New Orleans, but got stuck in Mobile, Alabama!!!

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