Cross-Country Road Trip

At long last, a photographic digest of our cross-country drive:

Day 1: New York to Chapel Hill, NC

Welcome to Delaware

Crossing the Delaware Memorial Bridge

Day 2: Chapel Hill to Asheville to Nashville, TN

Breakfast in Asheville

Delicious brunch at locavore eatery Early Girl in Asheville.

Day 3: Nashville to Arkansas

BBQ in Little Rock

BBQ at Whole Hog Cafe in Little Rock. Rolls of paper towels and six kinds of sauce at every table. What more could one ask for.

Day 4: Arkansas, through Oklahoma, to Amarillo TX

Palo Duro Canyon State Park

Palo Duro Canyon State Park in Texas, apparently the second largest canyon in the country.

Day 5: Amarillo to Santa Fe, NM

Miraculous Staircase

The Loretto Chapel Miraculous Staircase in Santa Fe. I won't go into why it is miraculous. Just Google it.

Day 6: Santa Fe to Arches National Park and Moab, Utah

Colorado somewhere

Landscape Arch

Landscape Arch at Arches National Park

Day 7: Still in Moab — Arches again and Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands

At Canyonlands Island in the Sky

Day 8: Moab, through Capitol Reef National Park, Bryce Canyon Nation Park to Zion

Capitol Reef

The BlueBerry at Capitol Reef

Day 9: Zion National Park to Las Vegas

Zion

Zion National Park

Las Vegas

Playing the slots in Vegas. Our machine of choice: Kitty Glitter.

Day 10: To San Francisco!

I had hoped to have a wonderful end-of-trip, arriving-in-S.F. photo, but not only was it raining in the Bay Area upon our arrival, we were aslo greeted by awful traffic crossing the Bay Bridge. So…

San Francisco!!