Monthly Archives: June 2016

Road Trippin’ Vc: Cottonwood and Jerome, AZ

We did some exploring of nearby towns, Cottonwood and Jerome. On the way we stopped at a couple of wineries in the Verde Valley of northern Arizona for some tastings – Oak Creek Vineyards and Page Springs Cellars. Although several … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ Vb: Sedona, Arizona

Sedona Many movies have been filmed in and around Sedona, including a few I’ve actually seen, such as The Karate Kid, National Lampoon’s Vacation, Starman.  Gene Autry’s movie, The Strawberry Roan was filmed here, and there is a sidewalk plaque downtown … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ Va (or 5a)

This is the last in my series of past road trips, inspired by some recent books I’ve read about driving cross country. In February, 2012, we drove from Minnesota south and west to Sedona for two weeks away from the … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ IVh

Friendship Friends Steve and Joan joined us for a few days at our Panama City Beach Condo. While they were visiting, we did some exploring and found a lovely park in the area. Panama City Beach Conservation Park, with 2,000 … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ IVg: Panama City Beach, FL

Panama City Beach We rented a condo on the beach here. It fronts on the gulf, and we could sit on the deck and listen to the surf – such a soothing sound. There was quite a storm the first … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ IVf

Moving on from Nashville, heading to Huntsville, AL. We may have been through with the Bourbon Trail, but we weren’t through with distilleries. Jack Daniel’s is located in Lynchburg, TN, about 75 miles south of Nashville, on our way, so … Continue reading

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Road Trippin’ IVe: Grand Ole Opry

Grand Ole Opry If you’re in the neighborhood, you should go. We are not country music fans, but decided we should experience this American icon, and we are grateful that we did. This show is broadcast live over the radio, … Continue reading

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