2016, Northeast Journey

07.30.16 – FMCA Convention in West Springfield, Massachusetts next week August 3 – 6

Saturday, July 30, 2016 - We're in a fairly boring location right now so I'm really looking forward to next Tuesday when we drive over to West Springfield, Massachusetts for the FMCA Convention. The Family Motor Coach Association (FMCA) is an international organization for families who own and enjoy the recreational use of motor homes.… Continue reading 07.30.16 – FMCA Convention in West Springfield, Massachusetts next week August 3 – 6

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07.29.16 Challenges of RVing in the Northeastern United States

Saturday, July 16, 2016 - We've experienced challenges RVing in the Northeastern part of the United States that we haven't experienced anywhere else. Don't let this stop you from traveling up here because what you see and experience far outweighs the challenges, just be prepared for it. We were not! If we were quite wealthy… Continue reading 07.29.16 Challenges of RVing in the Northeastern United States

2016, Northeast Journey

07.22.16 Goat Island at Niagara Falls, New York

Friday, July 22, 2016 - Goat Island is an island that splits the Niagara River, causing it to flow along both sides of it to form the American Falls on one side and the Horseshoe Falls on the other.  This is a good picture showing Goat Island's location.  You can either drive onto the island… Continue reading 07.22.16 Goat Island at Niagara Falls, New York

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07.20.16 The Museum of Neuroanatomy at the University of Buffalo in New York

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 -  I have a deep personal interest in the human brain, what it looks like, what makes it work, and what does it look like when it doesn't work.  When I found out that, near our RV park in Buffalo New York, a museum with actual brains existed I wanted to… Continue reading 07.20.16 The Museum of Neuroanatomy at the University of Buffalo in New York

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07.14.16 Niagara Falls in New York – Part Three, the Canadian side

Thursday, July 14, 2016 - If you haven't read the first two parts of this three part blog post, here are links to those.  USA side - Part One;  Maid of the Mist - Part Two Now on to part three which will cover all we saw and did while on the Canadian side of… Continue reading 07.14.16 Niagara Falls in New York – Part Three, the Canadian side

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07.13.16 Niagara Falls in New York – Part Two, Maid of the Mist Boat Tour

If you missed the first part of this three part blog post here's a link to it!  Niagara Part OneWednesday, July 13, 2016 - After touring the USA side of Niagara Falls we went for a ride on the "Maid of the Mist."  As they say on their website: Hear the crashing waves. See the… Continue reading 07.13.16 Niagara Falls in New York – Part Two, Maid of the Mist Boat Tour

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07.12.16 Niagara Falls in New York – Part One, the USA side

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - Monday was one of the most amazing days of our life!  Niagara Falls is the bomb!!!  If it's not already on your bucket list, it should be! This experience will be presented in three parts.  1)  Niagara from the USA side, 2) The Maid of the Mist boat tour by… Continue reading 07.12.16 Niagara Falls in New York – Part One, the USA side

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07.10.16 MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY – Part Three

Back in January of this year Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza were elected to the Hall of Fame.  Their induction will occur two weeks after we're there. Ken Griffey Jr. has been our son Chip's favorite play all his life so this will be a big Hall of Fame induction for for him! Some… Continue reading 07.10.16 MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY – Part Three

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07.09.16 MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York – Part Two

Saturday, July 9, 2016 - On to the rest of the second and third floor of the National Baseball Hall of Fame! Here's the map of the three floors.  Click on it to see the full size map.  They recommend that you start on the second floor, go to the third and then end at… Continue reading 07.09.16 MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York – Part Two

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07.08.16 MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York – Part One

Friday, July 8, 2016 - Today we visited the National Baseball Hall of Fame.   It is an American baseball history museum and hall of fame, located at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, and operated by private interests. It serves as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the… Continue reading 07.08.16 MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York – Part One