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January 15 – February 4, 2021 – Sarasota

Today became our 1,600th day of RVing. During the past several weeks we have continued to restrict our activities and contacts with other people due to the continued spread of COVID-19 here in Florida.  And, the people we engage with … Continue reading

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January 1 – 14 – Sun N Fun

This year in Sarasota is somewhat different that in the past. Other than our morning walk (everyone is wearing a mask), we have restricted our normal activities and the people in those few those in which we are participating area … Continue reading

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Welcome 2021 … at Last!!

Shorlty after we signed-off last evening, we were getting ready to take a shower and head for bed when there was a loud BOOM!  Looking out of our window we saw the sky light up almost overhead.  Exiting our motorhome … Continue reading

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Christmas To New Year’s Eve – 2020

Since arriving at Sun N Fun, we have remained pretty much self-isolated other than walking each morning with a group (everyone masked) and I sailed my radio-controlled boat on Sunday afternoon (again people were wearing masks). On Christmas Day Night, … Continue reading

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Christmas Day – Arriving in Sarasota

The temperatures have taken a tumble since yesterday afternoon when we saw the mercury reach into the 70os…. tumbling after the afternoon's thunderstorms to belw freezing overnight, resulting in some ice on one of our coach's slide toppers. Still, we … Continue reading

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On to Jacksonville, FL

Traveling as far south as we did yesterday turned out to be an exceptionally wise decision … and made our Christmas Eve Day drive much easier and safer than if we'd had to start out from the Wade/Fayetteville area which … Continue reading

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A Longer Day than Originally Planned – Ashland, VA to Santee, SC

Last evening we began looking at the weather for the I-95 corridor over the next two days and how it might affect our travels from Ashland VA to Wade NC and then the next on to Jacksonville FL. Today's forecast … Continue reading

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Langhorne to Ashland

With the COVID-19  health challenges, especially for the so-called "elderly" we made a difficult decisoion to bypass having Thanksgiving and Christmas with our family.  However, once in Florida, we planned on self-quarrantining for 14-days and then staying socially-distant from even … Continue reading

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May 28 – Home

When heading home from Florida, our last day is always one of the most exhausting, facing the beltways around Washington DC, Baltimore and WIlmingtion and finally right through Philadlephia.  As morre rain was predicted again today, we were on the … Continue reading

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May 27 – Our Last Full Day on the Road Before Returning Home

We again hit the road early, in large part to try to stay ahead of some of the rains predicted for late morning and throghout the afternoon.  Still, once on the road we found ourselves driving through some foggy weather … Continue reading

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