Category Archives: Arizona

Going West with Mom (Part 2)

(part one is available here) On the morning of Monday, September 30th my mother and I woke and had breakfast at the Globetrotter Lodge in Holbrook, Arizona. Peter Hoeller, the owner, is an excellent host. The small dining room attached … Continue reading

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Going West with Mom (Part One)

A few months ago, I realized I had a week of vacation I had to take this year and Samantha didn’t have matching time available. I wanted to take a long road trip but I didn’t feel like spending that … Continue reading

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Yellow

Since I’ve had a pretty light travel schedule lately, I thought I’d do something interesting with the photographs I already have.  I back up all of my photos on Google Photos, which has an appropriately great search function.  I posed … Continue reading

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Monumental Vista

The day after our visit to the Grand Canyon, we headed east.  Our drive took us through a scenic stretch of Old Route 66 through the Kaibab National Forest.  The scent of pine was heavy in the air and we … Continue reading

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A Grand Adventure

Finally, the day had arrived. The centerpiece destination of our week-long anniversary road trip was at hand!  Furthermore, it would be a day completely without time in the car.  Instead, we took some older transportation from the town of Williams:  a … Continue reading

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The Guardian of Route 66

In my previous post, I mentioned that our travels that day included one more stop but didn’t mention where we stopped or why.  I felt it would be appropriate to give this stop a post of its own so that … Continue reading

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Ditat Deus

When we left Tucumcari New Mexico on October 9th, Samantha was stoked.  After a restful night at the Blue Swallow, we would be spending the day crossing New Mexico and venturing into Arizona.  One of her most anticipated sights on … Continue reading

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