Author Archives: johndytam

Not “On the Road”, but Travelling Again

I vowed to write no more blogs.   But when I thought about how we could communicate some thoughts and pictures from our recent trip, this seemed the easiest way.   Rather than start a new blog, and risk setting a precedent, … Continue reading

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Weather, Bad Tires and a Really Bad Dog

I am writing this at the tail-end of our final trip with our trailer.  It is not being “published” until now, but this writing is the sort of activity that suits a heavy thunderstorm, with threats of tornados here and … Continue reading

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The First Long Trip

This is another look back to our early days on the road, and again I am only documenting what went wrong.  If you want to look at all the wonderful places we visited, try Google.  If you are tempted to … Continue reading

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Where It All Began

We have come to the end of our strange wanderings with trailers and motor homes, but I have been persuaded to add some retrospectives, so the blog becomes part of the “family folklore” and might entertain the odd other person. … Continue reading

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Forever Spring

No adventures this time.  Just our last journey with the “camper trailer” from Fort Clark, Texas, through “Middle America” to home in Fergus, Ontario.  We allowed several weeks, since the journey is part of our escape from Winter. Elaine says … Continue reading

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Swarms In Unlikely Places

I said I would not document our journey back to Canada unless something “different” happened. Apart from a near miss from a tornado (which is quite common in the mid-South), we encountered swarms –not of killer bees, but of cyclists, … Continue reading

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Dogs and Other Critters

Before beginning this nonsense about animals, a quick update for those who like to follow our travels. We escaped the snow in early February with a flight to Chicago, delayed a couple of hours by ice, but still managed an … Continue reading

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