Day Zero June 12th 2012 They say getting there is half the fun. Well, I'll save that old axiom until we get there, literally. Until then, this is just "kick-off" entry to announce we are finally on our way. And aren't I glad!
Finally is an understatement, but all the hard work planning and organizing (and preparing and procuring and packing) is all going to be worth it. This is going to be a trip of a life ... read more
North America » United States » Texas » Friendswood 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
Dad & Lizzie's Trip to Europe
The fun and adventure (and struggles) of a father-daughter trip of a lifetime. Although it wasn't planned this way, we are going to Europe (or at least part of it) for three weeks. Germany, France, Austria, and Switzerland by train, boat, bus, car, and funicular. I hope to post a daily journal (that's the goal anyway) and some pictures for everyone back home. If our experiences interest anyone, we are more than happy to have you follow along as well.
For the record, we are planning our trip with the intention of meeting real people and trying to ex... full info