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Colorado Day 4

The day found us in Alamosa, Colorado and we made our way to the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve.  We ran into a bit of trouble on Route 160 as there was an accident in a construction zone … Continue reading

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Colorado Day 3

Day 3 found us in Cortez, Colorado.  I had been there once before on my way to Mesa Verde National Park – which I had also visited once before.  That time it was a brief stop on a tour that included, … Continue reading

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Colorado Day 1

Our first day in Colorado was quite fun.  We headed to the Denver Art Museum and caught the King Tut exhibit.  After that we got on the road and drove to Grand Junction and spent the night at the Courtyard.  The … Continue reading

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Virginia is for lovers……of traffic!

So yesterday and today I am in the Norfolk area for the 2010 Signature Conference of the Virginia Sesquicentennial American Civil War Commission.  More on the conference on my other blog later.  Today I write about the traffic nightmare that … Continue reading

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Ratty Hotel

Well, here I am in Richmond, VA for the Society of Civil War Historians meeting.  You can read more about that on my American History Blog.  OK, so I roll into Richmond late last night and check into my hotel.  … Continue reading

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Running North

So here we are currently in Roanoke, Virginia on my way to my brother’s house in Northern Virginia.  Why is it that whenever you are trying to get out of town and on the road fast, everything seems to actually … Continue reading

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