I've Been Everywhere

I love Johnny Cash's version of the great song, "I've Been Everywhere."

Link to it on YouTube here.

The song itself has an interesting history, which you can read here.

Click here to read about a man who visited every place mentioned in the American version of the song.

I have only been to some of the places in North America; I have put them in bold in the list below.

How many of these places have you been to?

First Line: Winnemucca

Verse One:

Reno

Chicago

Fargo

Minnesota

Buffalo

Toronto

Winslow

Sarasota

Wichita

Tulsa

Ottawa

Oklahoma

Tampa

Panama

Mattawa

La Paloma

Bangor

Baltimore

Salvador

Amarillo

Tocopilla

Barranquilla

Padilla

Verse Two:

Boston

Charleston

Dayton

Louisiana

Washington

Houston

Kingston

Texarkana

Monterey

Ferriday

Santa Fe

Tallapoosa

Glen Rock

Black Rock

Little Rock

Oskaloosa

Tennessee

Hennessey

Chicopee

Spirit Lake

Grand Lake

Devil's Lake

Crater Lake

Verse Three:

Louisville

Nashville

Knoxville

Ombabika

Schefferville

Jacksonville

Waterville

Costa Rica

Pittsfield

Springfield

Bakersfield

Shreveport

Hackensack

Cadillac

Fond du Lac

Davenport

Idaho

Jellico

Argentina

Diamantina

Pasadena

Catalina

Verse Four:

Pittsburgh

Parkersburg

Gravelburg

Colorado

Ellensburg

Rexburg

Vicksburg

Eldorado

Larimore

Atmore

Haverstraw

Chatanika

Chaska

Nebraska

Alaska

Opelika

Baraboo

Waterloo

Kalamazoo

Kansas City

Sioux City

Cedar City

Dodge City

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Photo by Mary Christine Delea, taken on one of my many cross-country drives.

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Article that accompanies this photo is here.