"Once a journey is designed, equipped, and put in process a new factor enters and takes over ... it has person-ality, temperament, individuality, unique-ness. A journey is a person in itself, no two are alike."
― John Steinbeck
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A strip of the eastern seaboard of the United States that follows the route of Interstate 95 from Washington, D.C., to Boston, via Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York, and Providence. The term takes its name from Amtrak's Acela train, which follows the same route.
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