Monthly Archives: June 2015

Sharing Tulsa

Yesterday, I had a wonderful opportunity to show off my home town to a couple of Route 66 travelers.  These weren’t just any roadies, either; I would be hosting Willem and Monique Bor, the creators of the Route 66 Pictures … Continue reading

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The Beginning is the End

Alternate title:  “There and Back Again:  A Route 66 tale by Rhys Martin”.  After a week of driving Route 66, I spent the majority of Sunday taking the concrete super-slab that is I-40 all the way back to California.  I was … Continue reading

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Holbrook Day

After six days on the road, I’d seen a lot of fantastic things.  I also had a lot of conversations with folks.  I love to drive, and Route 66 is a passion of mine, so it’s a fulfilling and enjoyable … Continue reading

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The Route 66 Relics Tour

Sleep was fitful on Thursday night.  I kept waking up, walking over to my phone to check the time (no outlet next to the bed) only to see it had been an hour, maybe an hour and a half, since … Continue reading

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A Dash of Enchantment

Waking up with the sun isn’t that difficult when you have a full day of exploration planned.  What IS difficult, for me anyway, is ensuring that I balance my time adequately between wants and needs.  As I wrote about a … Continue reading

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Through Old Arizona

Wednesday morning, my alarm went off at 5:30 AM.  Now, some of you may think I’m completely bonkers for setting an alarm when I’m on vacation.  Heck, with my new work schedule, I don’t set an alarm on a regular … Continue reading

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Eastward Ho!

I was startled awake Tuesday morning by a strange sound.  As I stirred from a deep sleep, my brain tried to assign a source to this sound.  At first, it sounded like the crackling of wood burning…which was slightly alarming.  Then, I … Continue reading

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