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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 21 and 22 [Home to Fredericksburg from Memphis]

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So now, with our visit to Memphis, our last year’s RailTrailsRoadTrip is as good as at an end, and it only remains for me to cover our – mostly – uneventful trip back. The fastest route would have been using … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 20 [Graceland]

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On this, our last day in Memphis, we had decided to see Graceland, Elvis Presley’s former mansion and property, now a multi-million dollar enterprise. I must come out here as not a real Elvis fan – I hope nobody holds … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 17 [Louisville/KY to Memphis/TN]

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Well, our days “On the Banks of the Ohio” – as the popular song goes – had come to an end, and it was time to get on the move again, to our last destination on that trip, Memphis/TN. At … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 4 [Cedartown/GA to Helen/GA]

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This day again will take two different posts because otherwise it would be too long, as we did not only travel from one town to the other, but I rode part of the Silver Comet Trail, too. But more of … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 2 [Pearl/MS – Cedartown/GA]

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We hadn’t planned such a long distance as for the day before for this day – only slightly more than 350 miles, from Pearl/MS to Cedartown/GA, where we wanted to do our [actually I should say “my”, but more about … Continue reading

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SolarEclipseRoadTrip – Day 6 [Billings/MT to Grand Forks/ND – Part 2]

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Thursday, August 24, 2017: Ok, let’s go on. At 12:23PM we cross the border between Montana and North Dakota, but – unfortunately – can’t stop on the Interstate to take a picture of the state sign. We drive on through … Continue reading

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SolarEclipseRoadTrip – Day 1 [Fredericksburg/TX to Denver/CO]

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Saturday, August 19, 2017: As we had planned, we got up really early, I at the “unchristian” time of 03:45 am, and Mary at 4, because we had expected really congested roads on the Saturday before the solar eclipse [the … Continue reading