Day 49We were back on the road again after breakfast, this time heading to Nevada. I drove again to allow Dan to take all the photos he wanted to. We drove alongside stretches of the legendary Route 66 and the further West we went more greenery returned and we left the desert behind.After lunch we came to the Arizona / Nevada border and the incredible Hoover Dam. The main highway actually crosses the Dam so there is extreme security restrictions in place. Every c...
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Days 47 - 48We woke up in Tuba City feeling quite fuzzy from the amount of driving we had completed in the last 48 hours but we knew we only had a couple of hours to go before arriving at the Grand Canyon, where we would be staying for a couple of nights. After a good hearty native breakfast we set off. We drove alongside some truly spectacular storm clouds, convinced we would have to turn into them but amazing we bypassed the worst of it and admired the lighting...