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…

Nashville, Day 2

“Take what you can from your dreams, make them as real as anything” – Dave Matthews Band Miles traveled: 0.0 Today was another great day in the city of Nashville! After breakfast, I made my way back downtown to the Sobo area to walk around and browse the ridiculously voluminous selection of boots. Lots and…

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…

Louisville, KY to Bardstown, KY

“Don’t want to wait ’til the sun’s sinking, We could be feeling alright, I know you know what I’m thinking, Why don’t we do a little day drinking.” – Little Big Town Miles Traveled: 45.7 Just on the other side of Louisville and the Ohio River, is the state of Indiana. And while not originally…

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…

Manchester, NH to New Haven, CT

“The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep, and miles to go before I sleep.” – Robert Frost Miles traveled: 217.6 Probably for the only post of this entire blog, I switched gears and used a poem versus a song lyric to open…