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Before I get to other business, a few folks asked me to show off a few more pictures of my trip to Arizona. So, a representative sampling of the journey will be shown below. With of course some SC4 stuff in it to stay legit. Let the games begin!

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First, I must leave my palatial estate to meet my throng of followers down at Simtropolis Park. Why not come along for the ride?

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Plenty of available parking today… I wonder who will be coming by to see the pictures.

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I am setting up at one of the market stalls to do my slideshow. Come on over!

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I am starting now!

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Arizona Hwy 89A through the Oak Creek Canyon… it is even windier than the picture indicates… and those are switchbacks, not curlicues.

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A view of the intrepid Grand Canyon

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Another view of the Grand Canyon… several miles further down the road.

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You guessed it… the Grand Canyon!

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It sure is big!

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The Holy Grail of license plates! For those who enjoy trying to get all 50 states in a road trip, this is the hardest of them all. You would think Alaska and Hawaii, but I have seen double digits of those in the past year alone. It has been so long since I have seen a ND I forgot what they looked like. And, Craig, I vicariously add you to this trip so you can check it off on your list!

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Sunset at the canyon…

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Meteor Crater, not far off of I-40 between Flagstaff and Winslow, Arizona.

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Monument Valley, on the Navajo Reservation. Lots of cool rock formations like this one…

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And these!

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A tumbleweed! I think we were too amused over these. Got to see some actually tumbling…

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Treasure this one… it was a long and dusty ride out to Four Corners… the only such place in the US. Only one place can beat it:

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Now here’s a rare treat… a bald eagle sitting on its nest. How often do you see this? This was long the Verde Canyon Railroad line.

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The coolest cacti ever. I think I was overly amused by these guys too. I love how they just hold their arms up like they’re in a bank robbery.

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That’s the end of the show… hope you enjoyed it. And now, back to the parking lot.

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And now back to the secret factory where I make all of the Schulmania updates… see ya soon!

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[b][color=blue]LastTrueChamp[/color][/b] Thanks! We referenced the episode on our way out there, so I had to use it. And, welcome to Schulmania. Please do come back again soon.



[b][color=blue]Scott1964[/color][/b] Thanks! I had a great time there and am pleased that I got to see everything on my list and that the weather was great. I am glad you enjoyed seeing the pictures. And, welcome to Schulmania. :D



[b][color=blue]ImVhOzzi[/color][/b] [i]Tak![/i] I do like to add a little extra to Schulmania now and then. And it is good to know that the readers like seeing it as well.



[b][color=blue]9988[/color][/b] Really? Cool! We are Canyon Twins!



[b][color=blue]Heitomat[/color][/b] Thanks! And with the 4 hour round trip from Monument Valley to Four Corners, we had plenty of time to reminisce about the Simpsons episode… so including it here was a must!





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