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JT
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Message Posted: Jun 19, 2005 12:01:00 AM

Are you planning a summer vacation that involves more than 500 miles (800 km) of driving?
Not Sure
No
Yes

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YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2008 9:33:08 PM

NO
YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2008 9:32:54 PM

LONG
YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2008 9:32:33 PM

TRIPS
YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2008 9:32:09 PM

THIS
YB1234
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2008 9:31:44 PM

YEAR
rschnoor
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2008 7:12:08 AM

no
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Aug 25, 2008 1:56:59 AM

No
Z51Corvette
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Message Posted: Aug 1, 2008 1:58:28 PM

No not 500miles more around 430 miles is about the extent of it.
PetSitterPro
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2008 3:20:03 PM

We have 6 dogs. Boarding costs a fortune, hence why I opened a Pet Sitting Service and why we don't do long extended vacations. We take 1 day trips, i.e., to the Gulf Coast for fishing, to Conroe or Livingston for boating (yes, we just bought a used bass boat!).
gasisoutrageous
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Message Posted: Jul 9, 2008 10:26:14 AM

Yes, possibly in the fall to the Blue Ridge Parkway, which stretches from I-64 in central Virginia down to US-441 just southwest of Asheville, NC in the Great Smoky mountains.
Philmar
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Message Posted: May 31, 2008 4:43:28 PM

No
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Apr 27, 2008 1:08:46 AM

No
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Mar 7, 2008 12:32:51 AM

No
wintersucks
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2008 10:14:44 PM

yep. multiple trips.
dongo50
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2008 6:33:30 AM

yes
Guido4
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2008 4:56:57 AM

Not Sure
YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 29, 2008 10:22:05 PM

NO
YB1234
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LONG
YB1234
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TRIPS
YB1234
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THIS
YB1234
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Message Posted: Jan 29, 2008 10:20:51 PM

YEAR
throttle
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2008 1:14:48 PM

yes: probably about 1800 miles
bow22ler
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2008 2:24:31 AM

not sure.
DillonPGP
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Message Posted: Jan 28, 2008 12:27:50 AM

Yes
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Jan 25, 2008 1:58:07 AM

No
Guido4
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Message Posted: Dec 26, 2007 7:51:43 AM

No
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Dec 25, 2007 12:06:53 AM

No
Blubberpuppy
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Message Posted: Dec 17, 2007 11:42:45 AM

No
Guido4
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Message Posted: Dec 16, 2007 9:13:33 AM

No
Guido4
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Message Posted: Oct 29, 2007 6:03:30 PM

No
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Oct 23, 2007 8:27:49 PM

No
buddydill
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Message Posted: Oct 20, 2007 2:45:13 AM

no
Dorkchop
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Message Posted: Oct 15, 2007 4:58:28 PM

No, don't need to go that far if I go at all.
GasXing
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2007 1:01:32 AM

No way. A vacation like that is still considered a luxury for me. Maybe sometime in the distant future.
GasXing
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Message Posted: Oct 12, 2007 12:59:55 AM

No way. A vacation like that is still considered a luxury. Maybe sometime in the distant future.


[Edited by: GasXing at 10/12/2007 1:03:32 AM EST]
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Sep 3, 2007 5:33:05 PM

No, not this year
buddydill
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Message Posted: Aug 26, 2007 12:38:16 AM

no
NakedDriver
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2007 4:13:21 PM

ə i don't take "vacations" as such. i do go on long trps, to chess events and other things, and those are _always_ over 500 miles if going out of state.
most of my trips are "county- and road hunts" meaning i try to get as many new counties and highways as i can on them. the chess tourneys are an added incentive to go to certain places.
last year i racked up 38400 miles in nineteen states, getting new counties in all but my own (which is already done), and 454 coverall. so far in 2007, i have 160 counties in twenty states, but most of that was done before mid-march. _dressed_ mileage does not count. ☺ ə
Guido4
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Message Posted: Aug 24, 2007 5:43:25 AM

Not Sure at this time
azcarman
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 9:00:59 AM

just put 500 miles last week on vacation
psob
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 8:56:27 AM

no
JEO25
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 8:41:50 AM

No
truckdude
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Message Posted: Aug 10, 2007 8:40:10 AM

no
buddydill
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Message Posted: Aug 6, 2007 12:34:34 AM

yes
c47
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Message Posted: Aug 3, 2007 5:40:50 AM

No
azcarman
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2007 8:41:09 AM

next weeks trip to the cabin for a week around 300 miles plus additional driving while we are there. Two weeks ago 300 miles to the cabin. combo of trips to the cabin lots of miles.
buddydill
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Message Posted: Aug 2, 2007 7:01:45 AM

no
spectrekitty
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2007 1:26:58 AM

No.
moremissions200
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2007 12:37:16 AM

absolutely not
Panama19
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Message Posted: Jul 26, 2007 12:09:02 AM

no
Quazar911
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Message Posted: Jul 25, 2007 11:27:07 PM

No
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