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Discovering the “Alps of Oregon”, pt. 1 – Wallowa County

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From Idaho we crossed into the far northeast corner of Oregon, with our sights set on the towns of Wallowa County – Joseph, Enterprise, Lostine, and Wallowa.  When making our reservations in January… Continue reading

Back to Civilization – Hanging out in Boise, Idaho

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Leaving beautiful Stanley behind, we headed down, down, down the rugged mountains to Garden City, just a few miles outside of Boise.  Steve was totally focused on driving Betsy as I enjoyed the… Continue reading

Stunning and Scenic Stanley, Idaho

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All the hype we’d heard about Stanley, Idaho turned out to be absolutely true – and then some!  We spent a fabulous week experiencing its unforgettable stunning scenery, breathing its crisp clean air… Continue reading

Ice Caves, Cows, Camas, and Cinder Cones – Southern Idaho

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Ice Cave During our six years of travels we’ve never been inside an Ice Cave, and we certainly didn’t expect to find one in the Idaho desert.  So when we discovered that Shoshone… Continue reading

Magic Valley – Filer, ID

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We’re in Idaho again – Yay! In Sept of 2016, Idaho became the 49th and final state we entered, achieving our goal of visiting every state and adding the last one to our… Continue reading

Our final stop in Utah – Brigham City

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Each time I return from my hot and humid country of the Philippines, I bring souvenirs with me, in the form of coughing, a lost voice and jet lag.  Thankfully, Brigham City had… Continue reading

A legacy in stone, Nine Mile Canyon – Price, UT

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Our rule is to not drive more than 200 miles in a day, and so far in our six years of travels we’ve broken it only 3 times.  But that was only because… Continue reading

Scenic drives with friends – Moab, Utah

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I am so much enjoying flipping through my Moab pictures as I write this post, reliving recent wonderful times with friends.  While there, we were grateful to be offered a ride into the… Continue reading

Now where were we? Oh yeah – Moab, UT!

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It’s been several weeks since I returned from the Philippines, and just like my previous visit I came home coughing and sick, with about a week required to deal with jet lag.  But… Continue reading

Moab, where outdoor adventures abound!

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By the time you read this, my vacation across the Pacific Ocean to my home country of the Philippines will be well underway.  My storytelling will be on hold while I’m having fun… Continue reading