Some of you know I’ve been “geo-fenced” to California since Dec 2016 (yes, I think of that opening scene in Total Recall where I have one of those collars around my neck and my head will blow off should I cross state borders before Dec 2020 😅) I’ll have spent 4 years dreaming about what the world out outside of California is like (and taken 4 years to appreciate the beauty of California and be grateful for living here!). So I’m planning to drive cross-country from the West Coast to the East Coast for the first time. My goal is to make it for my niece’s 4th birthday in June 2021 and I haven’t quite decided:

This page is meant to sort & pull details together with the help of friends and family so let’s start!

<aside> 🗓️ TRAVEL DATES: 2021


Packing List

Hotels & Contacts

<aside> 📌 Notion tip: Use the database below to store all of your plans by date. Click Full Schedule to view each day separately or everything on a calendar. Use the Files column to keep reservations, tickets, and other documents at the ready.




(I can’t figure out how to update this map below - it would be super cool if this could automatically map out points in my itinerary above!)

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