Jumping Cholla July 31st 2012 Good evening from Ajo, Arizona! A sleepy and VERY small town 135 miles from Tuscon and 43 from the Mexican boarder. We arrived yesterday following a very long drive from Palm Springs.
The trip wouldn't have been nearly as draining had we not run smack into a highway closure of the 10 and were diverted well into agricultural land with miles and miles of alfalfa fields, probably adding 4 ... read more
North America » United States » Arizona » Ajo 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 am a Vice-President at a community foundation and this will be my first month off since I turned 15 and half years old. Part sabbatical and part vacation, I plan to cover 5,000+ miles and visit seven presidential libraries (eight if you count graceland!!)
2011 - a new year, a new trip. Perhaps not an epic journey, but fun nevertheless. We are heading up the California and Oregon coasts and can't wait to start the trip.... full info