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JUST CRUISIN’ CAR SHOW

Friday Over two hundred vehicles gathered for Winslow’s 24th annual, “Just Cruisin’ Car Show.”  Cars and trucks trickled onto the blocked streets beginning Friday morning.  By late afternoon the drivers were on the poker run to be back before the moonlit Cackle Fest.  As the nitro fumes dissipated and ears rang, the crowd paraded to First Street…

Route 66 Arizona 66 Motor Palace Oatman Harley-Davidson Museum Store Hotel

WINSLOW FLASHBACKS

Winslow Window Photos While sorting old photos and a few recent ones sent to us by friends visiting  Winslow, we stumbled on a bunch of old ones from FB & IG. Here are a few window shots from before paint and trim work, back when Aiden and Ava were little kids! Bob & Laurie Welch,…

Free Range Vagabond Route 66

FREE RANGE UPDATE

Life on the Free Range Grand Canyon Caverns golf course According to the pictures found on egg cartons, Free Range chickens are happier.  So why not humans?  It turns out we are.  September twenty-ninth marks the one year anniversary of our vagabond lifestyle and we like it! Vagabond chickens are right. The plan was to settle…

MOTOR PALACE LOOK BACK

We’re taking a look back to when we purchased the Motor Palace, the former Jennie’s site and some of the progress we’ve made. Jennie’s building One of our first projects was replacing the roof on the old Jennie’s Bar building next door.  Water and animals flowed freely and it was forty to fifty years old.  During the…

1965 Triumph Bonneville.

PATIENCE and TRIUMPH

Patience is easily …mistaken for laziness and I’ve been rightfully accused of both.  A recent personal Triumph was due to about seventeen years of patience. A former employer (Ray) had a 1965 Triumph T120 Bonneville stored in a second story warehouse for twenty plus years. He acquired it from a Jaguar car dealer and collector…

Vagabond Life Airstream

VAGABOND LIFE

How We Live The Vagabond world is a magical place filled with adventure.  Not really but we’re having a good time.  I won’t bore you with details on every place and haven’t thought to take many pictures. So far we’ve stayed in an overpriced crap hotel in Fullerton, a nice log cabin in Yorba Linda,…

THANKS FOR LOOKING

WE’VE MOVED OUR WEBSITE Don’t click the link it brings you back here any way. ORIGINAL CONTENT 66MotorPalace.com has our latest news. Hop on over and see the latest. Here’s a sneak peek of what’s going on…   Last Snow Cap Supper until 2017 Good Stuff in Winslow Come see us at Route66MotorPalace.com   SaveSave Subscribe…

Taco, Arizona, California

TACO TRAIL REDUX

Taco Life (Originally posted on our old site. Reconstructed with help from Jay at OLAS CREATIVE and web.archive.org) Taco tracking has its rewards out west and we ended up winning three-for-three on a recent journey. Placentia CA There’s no shortage of great Mexican food in Orange County but for this post I went back to…

More around Winslow

A few shots from around Winslow  I forgot to post this so it’s going up now. I’m switching to WordPress but will keep this alive for awhile. Motorcycle Parking Pigeons around the corner How to be warm on 18° mornings Clear Creek “Rama-Rama-Rama…” (was a song in an old Ram commercial) Memorial on the Plateau…