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    AZ - Thanks! I'm taking your suggestion for Neah...

    AZ - Thanks! I'm taking your suggestion for Neah Bay/Lake Cresent. That will give us some evening time in Port Angeles to piddle around. Or nap.

    Here's the finalized route:

    Day 1 - Fly into...
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    Sticky: Perfect excuse to get an iPad before we leave! If...

    Perfect excuse to get an iPad before we leave! If I do this right, maybe my husband will fall for it....: )
    We have all of our License Plate game coloring sheets from every trip we've taken and...
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    Sticky: Lifey-If I can do it, you can too! I had the same...

    Lifey-If I can do it, you can too! I had the same issue it sounds like you are having. It took me a little while to understand that the route is created from the waypoints. Once I created those (I...
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    Thank you Michael! How do I look at my personal...

    Thank you Michael! How do I look at my personal posts to know where to go back?
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    PNW Visit - Things to do in one day

    In one section of our trip this year, we are driving from Olympia WA to Forks WA (staying the night there), then from Forks to Port Angeles the next day. On the way to Forks we plan on stopping at...
  6. In one section of our trip this year, we are...

    In one section of our trip this year, we are driving from Olympia to Forks (staying the night there), then from Forks to Sequim the next day. On the way to Forks we plan on stopping at Ruby Beach,...
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    And EASY! I'm not the creative-make-a-scrapbook...

    And EASY! I'm not the creative-make-a-scrapbook type person, but they turned out better than I expected. I still have 4 more trips to do to get caught up. Here are the only others I've completed.
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    We had literally hundreds of short videos from...

    We had literally hundreds of short videos from vacations. I finally took them all & used WMM and created nice transitioned longer movies and burned them to DVD. The kids watch them frequently. Most...
  9. I don't have any advice about your route that Az...

    I don't have any advice about your route that Az or glc didn't cover, but the coolest thing we ever did in Austin was watch the Mexican free-tailed bats at the Congress Ave Bridge. Millions of them...
  10. I didn't want to start a new thread since this is...

    I didn't want to start a new thread since this is exactly the route we're taking, so I've piggy-backed here - not sure if it was the proper thing to do? I am having a really hard time trying to find...
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    If you do choose to stay overnight in Laurel,...

    If you do choose to stay overnight in Laurel, there is a brand new Hampton with a pool that's in a nice area.
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    We did a similar trip last year. Because we only...

    We did a similar trip last year. Because we only had 10 days, we flew into Vegas & drove from there to Grand Canyon/Sedona (ballooning there is great!), then east on I-40. There are plenty of side...
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    Kerrie - If you do stop or visit in Vegas, take...

    Kerrie - If you do stop or visit in Vegas, take the kids to a Blue Man show. It's great for all ages. We've seen every show except the one in New York & the kids love it.
  14. Poll: After I thought about it a bit, gas and food are...

    After I thought about it a bit, gas and food are usually the only expenses we have on trips, lodging & flights & car rentals are taken care of by reward-type things. We'd cut back on the food and...
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    Nevermind!

    As soon as I posted this, a suggestion at the bottom of the page led me to this wonderful post!

    http://www.roadtripamerica.com/forum/showthread.php?7761-The-Olympic-peninsula
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    East or West side of the Olympic Peninsula?

    Hi all! I need some advice on this years trip. I can't make this loop work because I'm not finding much info...or not as much as I want anyway. We're leaving Portland OR going as far north as...
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    On traveling with a child, even a young one, if...

    On traveling with a child, even a young one, if you can generate interest in your destinations, he will look forward to each segment. I recently posted this, but I used worksheets. Simple ones...
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    I have three also- 12, 15 & 18. They are pretty...

    I have three also- 12, 15 & 18. They are pretty seasoned trippers, but they still act like typical teens. One thing I do is make print outs- the homeschool websites are a great source- for trivia...
  19. Jnemco, If you do take I-90, there are several...

    Jnemco,
    If you do take I-90, there are several short detours that are fun....the Corn Palace outside of Mitchell is very unique, Silver Lake is dry now, but several of the buildings are standing...
  20. Stopping in Vegas with kids

    We used Vegas as a jump off point for our road trip last year. I was hesitant to take three "tweens" to Vegas on July 4th. It was ok, crowded & insanely hot. We were only there one day and a night...
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    Driving down 101

    Great drive! We'd driven from Crater Lake so we hit 101 in Cresent City. If you should decide to veer off the path, go back up CA199 a bit to Jedediah State Park. It's a beautiful drive with lots of...
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