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Tour de Vegas

This Memorial Day weekend, I decided to drive to Vegas and go for a ride along the Strip. In my lifetime, I doubt that Vegas will be shut down again like it is right now, so I wanted to take the opportunity to go down there and document my ride.
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Me and my Magnum P.I. Starter ‘Stache (as one of my dear friends put it)
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There were very few people on the strip, but as you know, it is usually packed with tourists walking around etc…
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At the end of my ride, I needed to eat and I found an establishment that was OPEN!
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I earned my wings!!!
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Even Fremont Street was dead.
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No one around and the entrance has been closed off.
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As a bonus, I visited Alegiant Stadium, the new home of the Las Vegas Raiders.
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I am so happy I was able to make this happen. The drive from our house took just under 3 hours! That is unheard of. Overall I loved the whole experience. It did get a bit too hot to ride toward the end of my ride, the temperature reached 93 degrees. I hope we do not have another pandemic in my lifetime but I am glad I was able to visit Las Vegas for this experience. It was well worth the trip.

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Weekend in Paso Robles

This was a fun weekend to head down to Paso Robles.  On Saturday October 11th, the City of Paso Robles celebrated it’s 84th Annual Pioneer Day.  This special celebration was created to provide a day of community friendship and commemorate the heritage of the Paso Robles area.  I decided to walk along the parade route to get different angles of the route and get a little exercise in the meantime.  To top off our Saturday, we ended up going to My Granny’s Gardens at San Marcos Ranch to tour the pumpkin patch and partake in some of their fun activities.

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You know you had a great roadtrip when…

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You got a sweet deal on a rental car. This Ford Edge sold us on getting a small SUV in the near future.
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Diego loved the roominess so much!
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Weiner Mobile sighting on the way home.

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Day one of our Roadtrip to the central coast.

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Diego wakes up in Paso Robles
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Breakfast at Country Inn in San Miguel
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Drove by the artichoke capital of the World. Get me my dip!
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Digging these trees near Moss Landing
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Monterrey Bay near Cannery Row
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Monk's Brown Ale
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Cousins at Ghirardelli Chocolate
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Bunny Ears