Driving Historical Route 66: From Amarillo to Oklahoma City

At 8 AM, we woke up after a good night’s sleep in the car at Amarillo Travel Information Center. Ahead of us was a short day with only four hours of driving and a few stops along the historical Route 66 before getting to Oklahoma City. It soon became evident that we had officially entered the Bible Belt area of southeastern and south-central USA, as…

Driving Historical Route 66: Albuquerque through Santa Fe to Amarillo

For the first time since arriving in the USA, we allowed ourselves to sleep in on our seventh day. We were staying at a motel in Albuquerque after spending two nights sleeping in the car. Because we didn’t go to Death Valley after Las Vegas and went straight to Grand Canyon instead, we saved a day and decided to split up the last day before…