Monthly Archives: September 2012

USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 7)

Day 14 For those of you “hanging on every word” did you spot the mistake in direction? “West to Cheyenne” was actually South and it was over undulating countryside offering little for us seasoned travellers. We arrived in Cheyenne to … Continue reading

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USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 6)

Day 12 A long day was ahead of us as we travelled due west along the I90 to our stop over of Rapid City. We decided to detour and take in “the badlands of South Dakota”. What a good idea … Continue reading

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USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 5)

Day 8 A day that took us right across Kansas State from Dodge City to Kansas City. A distance of some 300 miles covered in just under 6 hours. The first 250 miles was lots of barren open flat land … Continue reading

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USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 4)

Day 7 We drove in to Dodge and tied our car to the first “hitch rail” we found. On getting out we literally bumped into Charlie Meade, Special Deputy US Marshal and Retired Deputy Marshall of Dodge City, Kansas. He … Continue reading

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USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 3)

Day 5 First; an interesting omission from yesterday. I was asked for my ID twice last night. No, I hear you ask, not the both of us just me. Two different places/pubs. I ask you! Well, today we moved from … Continue reading

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USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 2)

Day 3 Today started with a “Denny’s” breakfast – a chain of diners throughout the States. Two eggs (easy over), hash browns, toast (white bread) aaaaaand two buttermilk pancakes with buttercream and two shots of Maple Syrup. What better way … Continue reading

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USA 2012 – a tour through Central and Mid West USA. (Part 1)

This is my attempt to chronicle a fly drive holiday to the USA in September 2012. I am not sure how often each blog will be uploaded (this also depends upon suitable connections) nor the content at this stage. If … Continue reading

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