Category: Route 66

Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound

After what has been an incredible couple of weeks it’s now time to head home. There was just enough time this morning to head back down to Hollywood Blvd for breakfast and a few more...

Hollywood

Hollywood

Leaving the car at the hotel for once we took a walk down to Hollywood Boulevard to take a look at Mann’s Chinese Theatre and to see all of the hand and foot prints of...

San Bernardino To Santa Monica

San Bernardino To Santa Monica

And so it comes to an end. Nearly 3000 miles driven over twelve days (plus two days off), across 8 states (plus a Nevada detour), through many different terrains but luckily mostly through good weather....

Las Vegas To San Bernardino

Las Vegas To San Bernardino

After two days of no driving it was time to leave Vegas and get back to Route 66. We checked out of the hotel and left at 10am for the long drive ahead. We would...

Las Vegas Day Off #2

Las Vegas Day Off #2

Last night’s show of La Rève was amazing. A bit like a Cirque du Soleil show but all done over, and in, a 27 foot deep tank of water with a platform that rose in...

Las Vegas Day Off #1

Las Vegas Day Off #1

After ten days of driving, today was a welcome break from behind the wheel and the chance to relax without having somewhere to be that evening. We spent last night in Gilley’s, a country and...

Grand Canyon to Las Vegas

Grand Canyon to Las Vegas

OK, so it’s not strictly a Route 66 journey but we did spend quite a bit of time on the old mother road today. The drive out of the canyon and back down to I-40...

Flagstaff to Grand Canyon

Flagstaff to Grand Canyon

After yesterday’s trip to Meteor Crater, today started with a trip to another crater. Situated 12 miles north of Flagstaff, and so not actually on Route 66, is Sunset Crater, a volcano that erupted 1,000...