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January 1 – 10, 2022 – Sun N Fun

With COVID still raging in Florida we are continuing to limit our interactions to those whom we know have been vaccinated and take precautions similar to ours.  When leaving Sun N Fun (still can’t get used to the parks new … Continue reading

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December 30 – 31 – Heading for Sarasota without our Motorhome

Having committed to an “elite” site at Sun N Fun (now renamed Sun Outdoors Sarasota) and leaving our motorhome on it in November, this was our first trip to Sarasota with just our car.  While that may sound easier … … Continue reading

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November 12 – Home … Earlier than Expected

Once again, we got an early start and our drive through South and North Carolina and even the southern half of Virginia (below Richmond) was much like the day before with only light to moderate traffic and virtually no slowdowns. However, … Continue reading

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November 11 – Heading Home – Sarasota FL to Florence SC

Yesterday we walked with the group, finished the paperwork surrounding our Elite Site and undertook a number of housekeeping chores.  This evening we had dinner at Sandy (my cousin) and Jeff Fitts’. This morning our final packing of our car … Continue reading

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November 9 – Jacksonville FL to Sarasota

Today’s 300 mile drive was the least interesting on this trip … although there was a beautiful sunrise. While most people think of horse farms with white fencing, it is far more typically to be black of dark brown … … Continue reading

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November 8 – Dillon SC to Jacksonville FL

Although now a weekday, we were a little surprised and pleased at the light to moderate traffic, while still seeing a many semi’s making their way south. However, soon after getting underway, we noticed that northbound I-95 was completely blocked … Continue reading

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November 7 – Ashland VA to Dillon SC

Our drive, while the longest on the trip, from Ashland to our next stop in Dillon just over the South Carolina border, we really enjoyable and as it was a Sunday, absent any heavy traffic.  That said, however, we did … Continue reading

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November 6 – Decision on Relocating Our Motorhome – Langhorne PA to Ashland VA

After having lost our local RV storage area for the third time in six years (this area of eastern PA is literally a large RV storage desert), we decided to upgrade our winter home site in Sarasota and move the … Continue reading

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September 3 – Zanesville OH to Home

While we didn’t leave Zanesville earlier than we normally leave for a day’s travel, in the back of my mind I was thinking about breaking all of our normal rules about mileage and driving the nearly 450 miles to get … Continue reading

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September 2 – Anderson IN to Zanesville OH

No sooner than we got on the road, we ran into our first “Road Work”. Fortunately, we had mapped out a short route over secondary roads to get to I-70. Surprise … the entrance ramp was closed … more “Road … Continue reading

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