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Aug 31, 2018 - Arrrived in the Chicago area

After leaving Reno we spent 3 1/2 hard days driving thru Nevada, Utah, Wyoming, Nebraska, Iowa, and Illinois. Although none of these states were filled with the kind of scenery we have become accustomed to seeing, Iowa wins the award for the most boring state to drive through, and also the worst roads. We knew this three days wasn’t going to be the best part of our trip and now it’s behind us. The Chicago area is not the most RV friendly city. Not realizing that this was a holiday weekend, we didn’t make any reservations so naturally we...

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Jun 8, 2018 - Home sweet home

After 22 hours of travel we made it home! Random things we learned on our trip. In Croatia Hello = Chow or hello (with different accent) Thank you = Hvala Cheers = živjeli hunanutcha AKA Orahnjaca It is customary to serve brandy before or after a meal. Here are some examples sljivovica (plum brandy), travarica (herbal brandy), kruskovac (pear brandy), orahovac (walnut brandy) or lozovaca (grape brandy). sljivovica is our families favorite. Walk, walk, walk and every thing seems to be uphill or up stairs. LOL. Towns were all bigger than we...

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