Category Archives: Travel by car in North America

Southwest Trip Recap

Well now.  I finally documented all the statistics and other info for this trip in my Moleskin book (thanks Lyndy).  And am now ready to recap it here to memorialize it for purposes of this travel blog.  So here goes. … Continue reading

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Benton, Kentucky to Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Here I am about five miles off track, oblivious at this point as to where I am,  but I’ve got a tankful of gas at historic Hanson.  Seems that here in historic Hanson, there’s a race for Jailer. I headed … Continue reading

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Grenada, Mississippi to Benton, Kentucky via Tennessee, Arkansas and Missouri

It’s Tuesday, May 22.  I drive for me, recently a good long way.  Grenada, Mississippi to Benton, Kentucky; 307 miles all told.  Almost now have 70,000 miles on this two-seater, 54,500 put on by me when I bought it from … Continue reading

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Goodbye Louisiana, Hello Mississippi

Driving today, Monday May 21 from Baton Rouge, I’m crossing the Louisiana/Mississippi going north on I-55.  There are virtually endless corridors of long-needle pines.  The enormous clouds, bedizened pure white and juxtaposed on the vivid blue sky, are nicely formed.  … Continue reading

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Baton Rouge

After a one-hour drive from Lafayette to Baton Rouge, I’m up for a day of rest.  After all it’s Sunday, the Lord’s Day.  I get to my reseved stay at the Comfort Inn here.  Arriving early in the day, at … Continue reading

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Randol’s Redux

Well alright.  I’m posting this to the blog on Monday, May 21.  This is the recap of the account for Saturday, May 19.  Big day.  The last post is of Saturday which documents the visit to Mamou in the morning.  … Continue reading

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Cajun Music at Mamou

I’m publishing this post on Sunday, but it really describes my visit yesterday to Mamou, Louisiana to enjoy some Cajun music.  Yesterday’s date was May 19, 2018. As I enter the venue I see that they’re speaking a lot of … Continue reading

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