Monthly Archives: June 2011

Yosemite and the Spirit of the Waterfall! (Corinne)

I had seen stickers on cars of Yosemite, and I was looking forward to seeing it for myself! We drove through Death Valley after coming from Las Vegas. It was incredibly hot as it was 280 metres below sea level!  … Continue reading

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Las Vegas and another Soul Sistar! (Corinne)

I wondered what an earth I was doing in Las Vegas! I was like a fish out of water, poker machines, smoke, fantasy land hotels, food everywhere and heat – extreme heat! It was all about extremes in everything!  It … Continue reading

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Grand Canyon – a coming home for us all! (Corinne)

We had two glorious days at the Grand Canyon. Up early we were all excited about going to the Grand Canyon. You pay an annual $80 to get you into any Federal Park in the U.S.A. – a bargain for … Continue reading

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Sedona the beautiful (Corinne)

Sedona is startlingly beautiful! You really can’t believe what you’re looking at! The exquisitely carved rock formations are in all directions. We were lucky. With our own car we could drive wherever we wanted – so we did just that. … Continue reading

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Flagstaff (Sean)

For the past week we have been camping in the peaceful town of Flagstaff, one to two hours away from the Grand Canyon! In the Winter it is a popular ski resort town. The camp has a bouncy castle, a … Continue reading

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Grateful to be a kiwi (Corinne)

Lara and I have a few free loaders from South America. In Miami , Florida we developed hookworms in our left feet. Double YUCK! They are not dangerous as we are not their ideal host and they get trapped between … Continue reading

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One “AMAZING STORY” we heard in Oklahoma City (Corinne)

We didn’t know much about Oklahoma City except David recalled an old cowboy movie of John Wayne’s about the big land grab here, when it was first settled. He seemed to remember everyone running to stake their claim by grabbing … Continue reading

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The Stay With The Bence Family – Couch Surfers (Sean)

After a long eight hour drive from Memphis, we had finally arrived in Oklahoma City and were then searching for the next family of couch surfers. While we were online Dad found a man called Tim Bence, who just happened … Continue reading

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We’re going to Gracelands, Gracelands (Corinne)

I was looking for a cheap motel for the night ahead online. I’d only had four hours sleep in our tent when it finally went down below 30 degrees. We were in Milton, Florida camping.  I needed air conditioning! It … Continue reading

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Kennedy Space Centre (Corinne)

What a shock to discover Cape Canaveral on the map and realise we could go and see it all! We had no idea before-hand! We are so grateful for the whole experience! Arriving around midday from Coral Springs we bought … Continue reading

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