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Trip: The US of A

There are [12] stories from my trip: The US of A

Yanks for the Memories

USA | Monday, 21 Feb 2011 | Views [199]

So after fifty-one amazing days, nearly five thousand miles of driving, several dozen cities and towns visited, more burgers than one person should eat in a limited time-frame, fourteen unnecessarily purchased novelty t-shirts, one ridiculous spending ... Read more >


USA | Wednesday, 9 Feb 2011 | Views [174]

Hello, bored blog readers! First up, the title of what will be my penultimate American ponderings is a little dedication to all you US peeps and my new favourite greeting. Enjoy! As I left Vegas I resisted the urge to put some more money into an ... Read more >

Beer and Gloating in Las Vegas

USA | Sunday, 6 Feb 2011 | Views [200]

Hey y'all! Before you ask, no I am not sick of that greeting yet. In fact it has really grown on me on this trip, kind of like the urge not to supersize anything over here. So we made our way to Flagstaff, Arizona, and apparently the snow had taken ... Read more >

Oklahoma's Odyssey

USA | Sunday, 30 Jan 2011 | Views [190]

Apparently some famous guy in history made some long trek and got a book out of it. I am pretty sure our trip along Route 66 is also worthy of the same treatment. So as we left Tulsa we began the journey along that famous road where you are supposed ... Read more >

Chips and Tulsa

USA | Saturday, 29 Jan 2011 | Views [227]

"It's time to get my fuss on!" Yes, that is my new favourite expression from the land of stars and stripes. Hello, everyone! Apologies for the lack of blogging-related goodness for a while; I am sure you have all been missing it terribly..... Read more >

Tennesseeing is Believing

USA | Thursday, 20 Jan 2011 | Views [336]

Hey coolest people Hope all the Aussies are doing well, and welcome to the new American friends I have made - you are joining literally a legion of loyal readers of the Star-Spangled Blogger. At this point I should clarify that in Australia "legion"... Read more >

Photos: RoadSide Project

AUSTRALIA | Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011 | Photo Gallery

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Gone with the Windy City

USA | Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | Views [226]

Greetings! So... driving in blizzards, Batman, and "pumping gas"; where to begin? Taking upon my five minutes of experience driving on the wrong side of the road we jumped in the car and headed off down the wrong side of the highway. It actually ... Read more >

Bost-on, Bost-off

USA | Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | Views [324]

Hey y'all! First up, I hope you enjoyed the best American greeting I could muster, and second up I hope you enjoyed even more the "Karate Kid" reference in the title! So the time in New York came to an end, and as I breathed in that last ... Read more >

Everything Old is New York Again

USA | Tuesday, 4 Jan 2011 | Views [263]

Greetings from State-side! So having only limited time on the internet I am going to try and get everything down that has happened over the last couple of days. Let's hope I do a better job of that than I have trying to decipher the difference between ... Read more >

American Idiots

USA | Sunday, 2 Jan 2011 | Views [234]

So after two flights where I learnt the value of leg room when you don't have it, that repeated delays in airports are the next best thing to a drill working away at corrugated iron whilst babies cry in the background, and that United Airlines' idea ... Read more >

Packing Duck

AUSTRALIA | Tuesday, 28 Dec 2010 | Views [308]

So here it is, the beginnings of a journey for someone who realistically shouldn't be let out of the country. This first blog is going to be short and incoherent, because it is well past midnight, I am over-tired, and I have to get up in a ridiculously ... Read more >

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