Tag Archive for i-40

I can’t drive 2.5

It’s one of the things you do when you’re in Winston-Salem. You see the giant coffee pot. You eat some Krispy Kreme Donuts. You take a picture of the big downtown building that looks like a penis. And you stroll…

Tucumcari tonight

Route 66 through Tucumcari is like Route 66 through a lot of places — a step back into the past that leaves you wondering if the old road and the motels that line it have much of a future. Bypassed decades…

Roadside Encounters: Bear

Name: Bear Breed: Lab-shepherd mix Age: Unknown Encountered: An exit ramp off eastbound I-40 near Clines Corners, N.M. Headed: Home to Bristol, Virginia From: Unknown Travel habits: Easygoing, but his owners — a husband, wife and son — ran into…