This is just the basics.I will update and insert photo's soon . First of all , you need a lot of energy to do it this way.Arrive to LA early morning of Tuesday and collect minivan.Set GPS for Kawada hotel in LA. Eat, rest and wash. Drive around LA and end up in Hollywood.Nice place.
Day 2: Take a drive via Beverly hills and Bell air to the coast (Santa Monica pier and Marina Del Ray).Set of for San Luis Obispo on Cabrillo highway No.1 (coastal road).Arrive at Vagabond Inn and jump into the jacuzzi.Eat and go to sleep.This Californian high way No.1, I think is the most beautiful .
Day3: Get up early and eat.Book out and go to nearest mall.Buy fruit vegetable and drinks.A cool box and a lot of ice too. Set for Monterey Bay on coastal road.Beautiful road. Arrive about 11:30 . Sleep over at Good Nite Inn Salinas.
Day4: Get up early and eat.Continue on US-1 (cabrillo highway)to San Francisco.Arrive to Golden Gate Bridge at about 11:00.Go find our hotel.(with a GPS it is very easy to get around).Take a trip around town:Union Square,Lombard Street,Japanese Gardens,Twin peaks ect,ect.
Day5: Stay on an other day in San Francisco.This is a beautiful city.Rent bicycles at Fisherman's Wharf and made a round trip over Golden Gate Bridge returned by ferry.Seen many things in two days.But need a little more time.Something like 5 days .
Day6: Take the road CA-120 for Yosemite National Park.Out of this world.Exit park via Tioga Pass and have supper at the Whoa Nellie Deli .Sleep over in a super 8 motel in a town called Bishop ca.Not to bad.
Day7: Set off for Las Vegas via death valley.It is really dead desert.Arrive to Las Vegas in the afternoon.A big city in the middle of no where.Check in at the Hooters Hotel.Great rooms and casino.Walk the strip every night.Unbelieveable beautiful hotels and casinos.
Day8: Check into Wynn Hotel for two days.Great Hotel and a great casino.
Day9: Las Vegas is really some place to see for your self.Take a trip to Hoover Dam.
Day10: Check into the Stratosphere Tower Hotel.Rooms not so good.The tower was great.
Day11: Set out for Zion Park and Bryce Canyon National Park on I-15.Again unbelievable. Sleep over at Bryce Forster's Motel.Great steaks.Horse riding and bike trips.
Day12: Bryce Canyon until noon and rush back to Las Vegas to catch a plane to Orlando.About 4.5 hour flight.
Day13: Arrive to Orlando at 06:30 .Collect minivan and drive to Cape Kennedy(NASA).Great place.Check into the Hawaiian maingate inn in Kissimmee.Next to Disney land. Good and cheap motel. Stay here for four days.Fantastic the theme parks.This is a place for all ages.Walt Disney World.Epcot.Universal Park.Sea World.Again we needed many more days here.
Day17: Evening flight to Washington dc.1.5 hours.Book a hotel:Comfort Inn Landover Hills for two days.20 min. from the White House.Capital hill and Arlington.Nice place Washington.
Day19:Start drive for Niagara Falls route I-70,76+79.Sleep over in Erie Pennsylvania,the Park Plaza Motel.
Day 20:Take the road I-90 for Niagara along Erie Lake.Arrive at about 11:00.Go see the falls from USA side.Book in at Budget Host Inn Niagara Falls NY, it was ok.Go do laundry and shopping at night.
Day 21:Drive over Peace Bridge to other side of the falls.Take a drive to Toronto.Return to falls and book in at Vacation Inn motel in Ontario Canada side.The falls look great at night too.
Day 22:Pack up and drive for the Finger Lakes and Taughannock Falls,route 90 exit 41 to road 89.From Ithaca we took the road for Elmira and then to Binghamton and from here we took I-88 to Howe Caverns near a place called Cobleskill.Book in at Holiday Inn express+suites.
Day 23:Morning visit Howe Caverns.Noon take direction for Albany.From Albany take highway w9 along the Hudson river towards NYC.Sleep over at Ardsley Acres Hotel on Saw Mill road.
Day 24:Morning Go for NYC.Return car to National Alamo.Take taxi for Pennsylvania Hotel in Manhattan.In NY you do not need a car.Stay in NY until day 28.New York talks for it self.
Day 28: Evening,take taxi to JFK for flight back home.WHAT A TRIP.Next time I'll do it in at least 3 month's!.Buy the way, watch out for too fatty food's.
Note: Distance travelled by minivan approx. 3000 miles,money about $8,ooo.Book hotels via internet(many discounts)