Anyway, back on topic. Around May I'm looking into taking a
If you or someone you know are in, along, or near one of these places (the above is just a general outline; I'm willing to swing quite a ways out of the way to visit people as that is the goal of these trips) and would like to meet up to hang out or even offer a place to crash for a night or two please let me know. Please don't feel obligated to offer me a place to crash, though; if I'm unable to find a place to stay with someone on here then I'm sure I can find a host on CouchSurfing.
My lease will be up around April so I'm going to look into putting my stuff in storage and finding someone to room with for a little while before and after the trip. That will probably save a month worth of rent so that's a plus.
For reference here's a link to routes for a idea of what's between general destinations:
I was going to write a 'poke' list of people along the route until I realized that there are quite a few of you.