Category: Traveling Across State Lines

Our First Snow Odyssey

You Can Say That Again! We arrived at our friend’s house late in the afternoon after leaving our previous house sitting assignment earlier that morning. There were a few inches of snow on the ground as we drove up the mountain.  We had an enjoyable visit, catching up over dinner, and went to sleep planning an early departure the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://aroamingduo.com/our-first-snow-odyssey/

Palm Desert, CA to Sisters, OR

Another Journey! This time we’re headed out from the Southern California desert to the Cascade mountains of Central Oregon: summer to winter in a jiffy. The weather reports told of storms all over California and Oregon which worried us. Hopefully, we’d get there without too much trouble and on time.  We would have to spend …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://aroamingduo.com/palm-desert-ca-to-sisters-or/

Killing Time in Laughlin, Nevada

A Real Charmer! Who wouldn’t want to live in that house? We saw several of those after we left Joshua Tree National Park and headed east on a couple of blue highways. Our chosen route included several back roads from Twentynine Palms to Amboy, and then Hwy 66 northeast up to Laughlin.  As we approached …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://aroamingduo.com/killing-time-in-laughlin-nevada/

Portland to Ojai

Look What We Found! Ice covering everything in sight. It was gorgeous, and I had to get photos. These branches were at our first pit stop after leaving Portland early in the morning with temperatures in the teens, ice crunching under our tires, and Jim trying hard not to slide off the road.  Some of …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://aroamingduo.com/portland-to-ojai/

A Roaming Duo Find Happy Valley

Las Vegas to Sacramento! Fun times on Interstate 15 through Baker and Barstow and then over to Bakersfield on Highway 58. Has anyone done that lovely stretch of road? Wow! You’re not missing much except maybe the windmills near Tehachapi!

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://aroamingduo.com/a-roaming-duo-find-happy-valley/