Spring Breaks in Florida: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, and 2005 April 5th 1997 Given that we took so many trips to visit Bob's Mom and sister Sue and her family in Florida, and each trip was pretty much the same (a 1000 mile drive down to West Palm Beach and another 1000 mile drive back on I-95), and pretty much blurred together, I have decided to consolidate all the trips into one entry.
Sue and Rob lived in Palm Beach Gardens, about a half hour drive north of my Mom ... read more
North America » United States » Florida Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
I started blogging on Travelblog in 2009, entering trips beginning in 2007. However, my intention has always been to document my years of travel. Most bloggers write about their trips away from home. Mine, and eventually Linda's, homes have usually been where people travel to. So the idea eventually percolated to rename our blog "Home and Away."
The blog is not intended to be an autobiography, although I spent my entire life traveling, with Linda joining me after college, it may appear to be that way. As this is a travel blog the entries concentrate mostly on the travel aspects of ou... full info