Last Day in Nashville, TN

“Dark and silent late last night, I think I might have heard the highway calling, geese in flight and dogs that bite, and signs that might be omens say I’m going, going I’m gone to Carolina in my mind” – James Taylor Miles traveled: 0.0 Today is day 50 of my road trip and also…

Nashville, Day 3

“Oh, Dixie Land, I hope you understand, When I miss my Carolina Home, And I’ve been away way too long, I can’t see this world unless I go, Outside my Southern Comfort Zone.” – Brad Paisley Miles traveled: 20.4 I started my day today going to a little hidden gem in Nashville – a state…

Lexington, KY to Nashville, TN

“I’ve been a long time gone now, maybe someday, someday I’m gonna settle down, But I’ve always found my way somehow, by taking the long way” – Dixie Chicks Miles traveled: 231.8 Sure I could have made it to Nashville in far less time and miles by hopping on an interstate. But that’s just not…

Bardstown, KY to Lexington, KY

“I can’t tell you how or where I’m heading now, But, the winding of the road is steadying my soul.” – Ashley Monroe Miles traveled: 93.2 This morning I walked around downtown Bardstown, stopped in a couple of local shops, and took in the scenery. It was simply too perfect of a day outside, so…

Baltimore, MD to Louisville, KY

“Wheels are gonna rust if they don’t turn enough, And so the story goes.” – Ashley Monroe Miles traveled: 656.1 I decided to take the ‘long’, DC-traffic-free way to Louisville, KY. After dealing with New York traffic a few days ago, I just had no desire to tempt fate with DC traffic on a Monday…

Hello Again, Baltimore!

“I’m just a traveller, on this earth, Sure as my heart’s behind the pocket of my shirt” – Chris Stapleton Miles traveled: 0.0 I have clean clothes!!! Until next time… Kidding. But I really do have nothing but clean clothes in the Jeep now! And I’m pumped about it. Generally speaking, I absolutely enjoy doing…

New Haven, CT to Baltimore, MD

“What I want is what I’ve not got, and what I need is all around me.” – Dave Matthews Band Miles traveled: 363.8 Before getting on the dreaded 95 South (and yes, I know there are other routes to take, but trust me I spent a copious amount of time checking traffic patterns and delays…

Bar Harbor, ME to Manchester, NH

“For I must be travelin’ on now, there’s too many places I got to see” – Lynard Skynard Miles traveled: 272.2 It was sadly time to leave Bar Harbor, ME and Mount Desert Island. It is one of the most beautiful places I have visited on my road trip, and I absolutely had the best…

Whale Watching & Bar Harbor

“There’s a place, where the boat leaves from. It takes away all of your big problems. You got worries you can drop them in the blue ocean, but you gotta get away to where the boat leaves from.” – Zac Brown Band Miles Traveled: 0.0 Super early wake up this morning, which was helped by…

Acadia National Park & Bar Harbor, ME

“It’s a beautiful day, Sky falls, you feel like, It’s a beautiful day, Don’t let it get away.” – U2 Got up relatively early this morning to start the day – Acadia National Park was on the agenda, along with a lighthouse sighting, and exploring Bar Harbor. So lots to do today! Since the lighthouse…