Tagged: 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 photos before getting back into...

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. Today we left our wigwam...

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 be driving through three states,...

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 was pretty uneventful and there...

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 years ago. We took a...

Tucumcari to Gallup

Tucumcari to Gallup

Quite a boring day today as we spent most of it in the car. We left Tucumcari at around 9am and headed towards Albuquerque. Our one and only stop of the day (not counting for food) was the The Blue...

Amarillo to  Tucumcari

Amarillo to Tucumcari

After setting off this morning we made our first stop after only 6 miles at the Cadillac Ranch just off the main Route. Created in 1974, it consists of 10 cadillacs (from 1949 to 1964) planted nose down into the...

Clinton to Amarillo

Clinton to Amarillo

When the day is dawning, on a Texas Sunday morning…we’ll still be in Clinton, OK. It eventually stopped raining at some point overnight but it was still overcast this morning as we headed out. (It then poured down again and...