Tag: road trips

Santa Claus, Indiana: My Personal Wally World

Santa Claus, Indiana: My Personal Wally World

| August 16, 2017 | Reply

Well, guys, I’ve met my Wally World. I’m basically Clark Griswold with curves. I mean, I know that now I’m rolling up to houses like Uncle Eddie, but I’m Clark in spirit. If anyone would shlep a family cross-country to Wally World, it would be me. If anyone would force everyone to have a merry […]

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Follow Der Wanderbus’ Epic Great Lakes Adventure – Details Released!

Follow Der Wanderbus’ Epic Great Lakes Adventure – Details Released!

| July 17, 2017 | 1 Reply

Okay, guys, we’re less than a week out from what is sure to be pure chaos. Here are the deets! Approximate route Here to Bemidji, Minnesota:   A week in Bemidji, followed by the zig-zagging route home:   The trip, in numbers Approximate miles: 4,800 Number of days: 29     Muppet Trip – Trip […]

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Cracker Barrel Vignette

Cracker Barrel Vignette

| July 3, 2017 | Reply

Last night, en route to dropping Sequoia off at summer camp, I passed a sign for Cracker Barrel.  Paul and Cracker Barrel and I have a history.  A history that spans over 15 years. It’s been a while since we’ve visited a Cracker Barrel.  As I continued to drive, I nonchalantly mentioned to Paul that […]

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Epic Der Wanderbus Road Trip Plans for July

Epic Der Wanderbus Road Trip Plans for July

| June 22, 2017 | 1 Reply

It’s a while since I’ve planned an epic road trip.  Next month, I’ll be hitting the road for almost a month. In the beginning, it will be just me, along with Sequoia and the two puppies, who aren’t quite a year old yet—all in the RV.  This will be a hotter mess than usual, as […]

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Everglades–Neverglades–Worst.Place.Ever-glades

Everglades–Neverglades–Worst.Place.Ever-glades

| April 26, 2017 | 4 Replies

It should be noted that this was happening during the maiden voyage of our new RV–but more on that another time. This post is specifically about our visit to the Everglades. When I was four or five years old, my mother took me to the Philadelphia Zoo. That night, I had a very vivid nightmare that […]

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Happenings since May, and beyond

Happenings since May, and beyond

| September 9, 2016 | Reply

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged. That’s what happens when I go without a desktop from the end of May until mid-August. Here’s what’s been up, and what’s coming up. This isn’t a particularly wordy post, but there are a lot of pictures from Europe and the US… WHAT’S COMING UP #Repatproject travel – Repatriation Project-related […]

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