Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.

St Louis seemed like an interesting city, we would have loved to spend a bit more time there, but we just had time for a couple of quick stops Saturday morning, before leaving Missouri and Route 66 and heading to … Continue reading

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Somewhere, under the rainbow…

…it’s probably raining. We knew we had a long drive ahead of us, from Tulsa, through Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri to St Louis (400+ miles), so not a lot of time for stopping along the way.  Although we did manage … Continue reading

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Well, I’ve never been to heaven, But I’ve been to Oklahoma.

Day two in Oklahoma (wow, two whole days in one state?  That’s unusual!) and we had a bit more time on our hands, so we decided to take the opportunity to stop at as many Route 66 attractions as possible. … Continue reading

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Cowboys and Indians

New Mexico to Texas to Oklahoma We only have sporadic internet access, so this will be another two-day update.  Hope it’s not too boring!  🙂 Tuesday we woke up in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and decided to check out the … Continue reading

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Cruisin’ Route 66 – Arizona and New Mexico

Sunday was going to be a busy day, so we started with a full breakfast from Mr D’z Diner, Kingman, Arizona, which is a gorgeous 50’s style diner with tonnes of character. First stop of the day was the Hackberry … Continue reading

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A Dam, a Bridge and a Highway

After the bright lights in Las Vegas, we headed further into the desert for more of our Route 66 road trip.  First stop was the Hoover Dam on the Nevada/Arizona border, which is an amazing feat of engineering and example … Continue reading

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Viva Las Vegas!

Well we couldn’t come all this way and not take a few days to check out Las Vegas while we’re here, so we took a detour from Route 66 and drove up into Nevada for three nights staying at the … Continue reading

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