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Oct 14, 2013 - You mean we don't have Four Wheel Drive?

Ok, so I went online and found this really cool website called My Scenic Drives. I mapped out what promised to be a visually stimulating drive from Old Mystic, CT, down the Merritt Parkway only to find warning signs limiting vehicle height to 8 FEET! Great! Back on the main route we go. When we crossed into New Jersey, I found this other scenic drive that seemed more promising called the Kittatinny Ridge Loop. There were no low clearances there, but the road shrank down to one lane, and at one point, turned into a terminating highway with...

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Oct 12, 2013 - Boston - Cheers!

We got ready early this morning and drove about 15 miles north of the campground where we caught the 8:22 a.m. train to Boston, MA. It took about another hour on the train to get into Boston. We heard downtown Boston was basically a walking town, so we made use of public transportation to get there versus trying to find parking for our full-size truck in a mini-car sized city. As soon as we entered the train station, there was this guy who tried to hard sell us a tram tour package we knew we didn't have enough time to take advantage of. We...

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