I first met Baughb over two years ago in a Sam's Club parking lot. At that time he had been on the road in this camper for 275 days. He is still on the road and has now been traveling for over 1000 days!
Raed (Ray-ed or Rye-ed) and his wife Zohyra are a young couple visiting Southwest Florida from Chicago. They both grew up in the Chicago area and were introduced to each other through relatives. They just recently celebrated their second wedding anniversary.
Typically when I get an Uber request, I only see the first name associated with the account. But recently, in order to enter a gated community, I received a text from a passenger that included his last name. And what an awesome name it is!
One morning I received a request from Dagoberto as he was en route to pick up a rental car. Dagoberto, also known as Luis, was born and raised in Cuba but also lived in Spain for 10 years and then, eventually, Rochester Minnesota and SW Florida.
Reina (Rain-a) was born and raised in Montana... the big sky country! Living in a cold, snowy climate and near the mountains, winter sports and skiing have always been a part of her life. As soon as her school day ended the bus would take her directly to the slopes whe...