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travel photos 2015

Year in Review: Top Travel Photos of 2015

Our not-so-normal flow: work intensely, save, and then take some time for extended personal travel, was disrupted in 2015 as we thoroughly combined work and downtime. This year’s work contract…

Road Trip Italy

Road Trip: Milan to Pisa

Traveling by train is one of our favorite ways to get from place to place. Looking out the window with no responsibility to watch the road or follow directions gives…

Widemouth Bay

Road Trip: South West England

A Road Trip through South West England To be honest, our road trip through South West England was a bit of a whirlwind. There was so much we wanted to see and…

The RV after getting it's wrap.

Memories from the Road: RV Travel for Gameday

Nomads for Life Over the past decade of traveling together, we have taken on quite a few interesting jobs along the way. We currently don’t earn any money from our…

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Destination USA: Minnesota’s Largest Candy Store

Minnesota's Largest Candy Store By TurtlesTravel Jim's Apple Farm in Jordan, MN Pumpkins, Gourds and Squash By TurtlesTravel Gourds By TurtlesTravel Everyone Loves Bacon By TurtlesTravel Loads of Licorice! By…

copper kettle diving machine

History of Diving Museum

Being avid SCUBA divers, the History of Diving Museum was a site not to be missed on our way down to Key West.  Founded by Drs. Joe and Sally Bauer,…

White Sands, NM

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

White Sands National Monument The world’s largest field of gypsum sand dunes fills 275 square miles of the Tularosa Basin at the northern end of the Chihuahuan Desert in New Mexico…

Pikes Peak Highway

Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves

If you’ve ever driven to the top of Pikes Peak in Colorado, you know that the 19 miles of curves and switchbacks are an unforgettable experience.  Believe it or not…

Dateland, Arizona

Dateland, Arizona

Driving through the desert between Yuma and Phoenix on Interstate 8, just north of the border with Mexico, travelers pass Dateland, Arizona, population 416 (2010).  From the 1920s, the Dateland…

Arizona Rest Stop

Southwestern Landscapes

Every time we have the opportunity to travel through the southwestern part of the US, we try and make the most of our visit, even if we’re just passing through….