I Drove Cross Country

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    Just finished up a 7000 mile road trip, lasting over a month and took me through 12 states.  While I didn't make it across the country east-to-west, shouldn't going south-to-north count?
    gladiate gladiate
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Apr 4, 2010

    From Alaska To Florida

    I grew up in Alaska and have been as far north as the middle of the state.  We drove that AL-CAN (Alaskan Canadian) Hwy more times than I want to count before it was paved. Went through several tires, a couple of windshields, and one axle on that stretch. Every year we would...
    Molly2350 Molly2350
    51-55, F
    Apr 12, 2012

    What an experience, I drove through 12 states,

    stopped at each one and spoke to gatherings of people ranging from a few dozen to a few HUNDREDS about my experience with the LDS / Mormon faith, its hypocrisy, lies and deceptive ways. Now many may think that I was preaching to the choirs, but I was happy to see actual Mormons...
    ScottShaw ScottShaw
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 22, 2014

    In The Early 90's

    I drove from GA all the way to CO because I had a friend there that was missing me pretty bad and wanted to see me. I couldn't afford a plane ticket at that point in my life so I got in my car with three other people, sharing the driving and the cost along the way. Looking back...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2010

    Jamming Out To Tunes The Entire Way

    I drove across country this past winter, it took over a month put it was worth blowing off life to live it. The drive was from  New Jersey to Washington state, me and my friend split the ride by 5 to 7 hours each day. Every second of the ride was wonderful to see even when...
    22-25, M
    Apr 6, 2010
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