December 2003 - August 2004
We hope you enjoy reading about our trip. This diary used to be available on a Typepad-hosted blog but has since been removed, along with all the comments, because the service quality went south and was costing too much to justify keeping it running. All the content here is the same as the original blog, but you cannot leave comments here anymore.
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So, let's get started at the beginning, as we head for San Francisco ...