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Hello Blog!

Well it’s been 6 months since I updated this blog!  Yikes!  My bad. Summer was pretty busy with agility and work so the camera didn’t get a lot of use.  Now it’s winter and we approach a new year.  But before 2013, there’s Christmas 2012! That’s what this post is about.  I’ve started decorating and

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Oregon Tour 2012 Days 7-9. Mid – South Coast

Day 6 was a travel day which ended up at my home for the next 4 nights the North Lake  Resort in Lakeside Oregon.  Simular to my summer agility home, Robert’s Roost  in Quesnel, North Lake has lakeside camping and a small marina catering to the fisherman.  Power and fast WiFi made it perfect. Day

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Oregon Tour 2012 Days 4-5. Cannon Beach – North Coast

Day 3 was a travel day from Elma to Cannon Beach where I settled into the Cannon Beach RV Resort.  This has to be the most luxurious resort I have ever stayed at.  Set up for the big motorhomes, my tent trailer was a bit out of place, however all the campers were friendly and the park

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Catching Up!

Hello again!  It’s been a while since I’ve updated this blog.  So, what have I been up to…… Other then putting up with winter, the big event was a return trip to Vegas!  After a great time there in October, I wanted to go back and see a few more places I didn’t have time

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Southwest Tour 2011 – Days 10-14. Fun on Fremont!

Well it’s been a fun week. What has happened since my last post? Monday and Tuesday were travel days where I went from Petaluma CA to Tonopah NV then from Tonopah back to Vegas. My hotel of choice was the Fitzgerald Hotel on Fremont street in downtown Vegas. I had been told many stories of

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Southwest Tour 2011 – Day 9. Coasting to TWiT

So today’s big plan was the catching the recording of This Week in Tech (TWiT) at the Brickhouse. Since the show didn’t start until 3pm, I had the morning and early afternoon to kill. What to do? Well, was going to tour wineries, however, I decided highway 1 along the coast would be better so

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Southwest Tour 2011 – Day 8. I’m a TWiT!

Today was day two of the drive from the desert to the ocean. Bakersfield to Petaluma was punched into the GPS and the route was set. My GPS took me on an interesting route through some small towns which lead me to the Napa Valley area and avoiding the San Francisco – Oakland traffic nightmare.

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Southwest Tour 2011 – Day 7. Walking the Streets of Bakersfield

Today was a transit day. Grand Canyon to Bakersfield California. At a bit over 500 miles (800 Kilometers). the drive took me 8 hours, mostly on the freeway. Nothing much to see along the way so the camera never came out of the bag. However, since I did get to my destination fairly early, I

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Southwest Tour 2011 – Day 5. Get on the Bus!

Today was tourist day. I went on two guided tours today traveling from the eastern end of the park to the west. The first tour was called the Desert View tour. On this tour, we stopped at viewpoints and were given details of the area by our guide. The final stop was at the Watchtower,

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Southwest Tour 2011 – Day 4. Off to the Grand Canyon

Today was a travel day from Vegas to the Grand Canyon. Mostly interstate driving with the last 100km on a two lane highway. The day started off with a trip to the Hoover Dam. Quite the structure. Ok, that’s an understatement. This thing is huge! The pictures don’t even come close to showing how deep

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