We are two retired Australians who have planned a (mainly) road 47 day trip from San Antonio to Los Angeles between late May and early July this year - 2010. We will actually 'do' Denver to Sacramento by Amtrak.
Our overnights are listed below.
San Antonio - 3
Austin - 2
Houston - 2
New Orleans - 2
Baton Rouge - 2
Natchez, Vicksburg, Jackson - 3
Memphis - 2
St Louis - 3
Chicago - 4
Madison, Spring Green - 2
Sioux Falls - 1
Rapid City, Black Hills, Badlands - 3
Denver - 3
Amtrak - 1
Sacramento - 2
San Francisco, Monterey, Los Angeles - 6
We've booked 'book-end' accommodation at San Antonio, Austin, Chicago, Amtrak.
Our likes - History, Musuems/culture/ State Capitols/ Scenery, NPs/ Monuments etc
We'd love advice/comments on our itinerary, possible accommodations, unmissable sights, etc.
We are in our 60's; active; have travelled to the USA several times before (always road trips).
Thanks in advance.