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Flagstaff, Arizona

It felt like we had been in Vegas long enough. So we planned out our route home on Roadtrippers.com. Laurel wanted to go through Texas again to see her grandparents and friends in Dallas so we took the southern route again. If we hadn’t had to go that way we probably would have gone north through Colorado. Our first stop on this was just a couple of hours outside Las Vegas, Flagstaff Arizona. It’s another ‘college town’ home to Northern Arizona University. It has a really fun downtown area with great little shops and restaurants. My phone went dead one day, so there aren’t as many pictures as there should be.

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Boise, Idaho

We only stayed in Boise one night, just like we did in Albuquerque, but we forced ourselves go out and see the city. Because when is the next time we are going to purposely travel to Idaho? It was about a 6 hour drive from Salt Lake City, the drive wasn’t as nice as others in we had seen on the trip, it was less majestic desert and more functional farmland. We stayed in an RV park over by the airport, it was an older park, so it was small with almost no amenities. But the people were friendly and the bathrooms were clean. Which is becoming my most important request of any park we stay at. I don’t mind showering in a public restroom, the shower in the RV is just too small and the water isn’t hot enough for me.

We drove downtown and saw what the city was all about...

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