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Travel Blogs from Galena

Stepping back in time

A travel blog entry by simon.schorn

9

... sculpted into shapes of animals, birds and other objects by ancient Indian tribes. We watched an interesting short film and went for a short hike through the woods up to a bluff above the river where some of the best preserved examples are located. It also gave us great views over the river and we encountered plenty of wildlife such as various types of squirrel and a garter snake which caused some consternation for Donelle. The wildlife hasn't been in ...

Happily Busy Visiting, Teaching, Serving

A travel blog entry by ecsflemings

17

... interpretation, or application question to each other. My goal is to leave the women with a better understanding of what it means to study the Bible for themselves.

Jim had an 4 or 5 hour meeting with the National and Regional (Bogota) Emmaus directors and together they set up a 5 year vision plan for the Emmaus courses in Colombia. Marcia VanderLaan retired from the field while we were in the country and these men will be helping run the Emmaus ...

Trip from home to Dubuque Iowa

A travel blog entry by breacher2111

7

Rode down to start the trans Wisconsin adventure trail just outside Dubuque Iowa. When I left the house it was 37 degrees. Overall temp was 50-55 the rest of the day. We found some fun twisties after miles and miles of corn fields. Made a few stops for rest, gas and food and ...

Day 7 -- Left up at a casino & boondocked

A travel blog entry by bharvey

4

... offered gained us the knowledge that the buffet was $7 tonight and we also had the possibility of our points being 5x to 25x value. Both Denis and I got 5x. We had dinner, played some and both were up so we left but checked with the security guard about parking the motorhome and is it okay overnight. Yes, so we went and closed up the curtains and decided we could return to the casino as long as we only played a little and still left ...

To Dubuque via Platteville, Beetown, Dickeyville

A travel blog entry by walkersusa2013

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... the middle of the river. A few of them are privately owned but anyone can use the others (government owned) for recreational purposes for up to 2 weeks at a time. There are lots of little turtles sitting on submerged logs but the take a dive when they spot us - we have to be quick with the camera. 45 years ago there was only one breeding pair of bald eagles in the area due to DDT. As DDT has now been banned and more ...

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