Three weeks to get from Missouri to Southern California. 1900 miles and seven stopovers. Here’s what we did along the way.
Learning about aviation history by visiting the hometown of the Wright Brothers and the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.
Visiting Fort McHenry and learning about the Battle of Baltimore, when the words to The Star-Spangled Banner were written.
Visiting the Eastern Shore of Virginia, including a trip to Assateague Island to see the wild ponies. Crossing the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel.
Highlights of our visit to Washington, D.C., Mount Vernon, Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown. What an awesome history lesson!
We ate some of the best BBQ we’ve ever had, watch dolphins swimming in the river, and stayed at one of our all time favorite campgrounds.
Jacksonville, FL: We visited the oldest city in the U.S., the oldest fort, a cotton plantation, a French settlement, and canoed with manatees.
We spent a weekend in Everglades National Park where we went on a boat ride, spotted some crocodiles, and hid from swarms of mosquitoes.
This could be one of the most scenic drives we’ve ever done. The Colorado National Monument is a gem you have to visit if you’re ever passing nearby.