One journalist's musings about the beautiful, bizarre world in which we live
DAY 9, NOV. 17 – 10 DAYS UNTIL THE WEDDING
Up until this point, our journey has been toward the south.
Now we move east and head toward time zones that will cut a few hours off our days.
We’ve said our goodbyes to the lush, coastal forests and made moves for the American desert.
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When we began this tour, I had no idea what I was in for.
Seeing the United States up-close for the first time, I feel that I was brainwashed to believe that Canada was better in every respect.
But here, the diversity of cultures, landscapes and lifestyles is awesome. It’s not perfect by any means – just awesome.