Tag Archives: Historic Route 66

Day two on the road home…


I woke up an hour early this morning in Albuquerque – looked at the clock, which said 7:15 and thought I should get up and moving.  “Wow, the sun comes up later here,” I said to Max, who opened one … Continue reading

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The Tumbleweeds are rolling…


This morning, I loaded up Tumbleweed, got Max into his crate, and headed for the nearby Starbucks (back to our old routine??) before leaving Amarillo. I was in Starbucks for less than 10 minutes, and when I turned the key, … Continue reading

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The Mother Road…


In all the post-crash excitement, I forgot about one important thing I wanted to share. I was driving from Albuquerque to Silver City, passing through some (forgotten the name…) town that promoted their Historic Route 66 district. Right there on … Continue reading

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Through the pass to Silver City…


Another long day of driving – almost five hours from Albuquerque to Silver City. Some funny warning signs today – at least they were amusing to me: “CAUTION DUST STORMS MAY EXIST” Really? This put me in mind of maps from … Continue reading

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