Tool Shed Corner Bed & Breakfast

1420 Hall Church Road, Makanda, Illinois, 62958, United States | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Makanda

Chester to Carbondale

A travel blog entry by lindemand

5

We ventured out of Chester this morning competing for space on the highway for 8 miles with monstrous coal trucks!!! Shortly after reaching Cora, however, we were rewarded with miles of traffic-free riding on the Mississippi River Levee making our way through fields of corn and soy bean. Pure hell on the road followed by some of the most beautiful and peaceful cycling that you could ...

Attempted quaffing

A travel blog entry by simon.schorn

4

... we headed off on our way to the Shawnee Hills wine trail, bypassing St Louis as we thought it would take too much time. The highway along the Illinois River was a spectacular section of road with bluffs and cliffs on one side and the waters edge hugging the road on the other as tugs pushed barges up and down the river. After the confluence with the Mississippi River our route took us ...

Thunderstorms and tornado warnings

A travel blog entry by b_btravel

9

... forecast was for thunderstorms and rain. Which may lead some of you to wonder why we decided to camp to begin with. The joys of being young and stupid and a misleading google weather forecast earlier in the day. It's bad enough being the only ones in a tent but when the owners of the RVs around you unhook and head home to their real home for the night you get a little concerned that you can't check the updated weather forecast. But our single ...

Just about ready (written by Corey)

A travel blog entry by clendenens

8

I think we finally have this camper about ready to go. We've done a lot of work trying to make it feel less like a trailer and more like home.

Lots of paint, removing old furniture, adding paneling. Switched out the queen bed with a twin and a toddler bed, and built a couch/bed contraption for me and Molly where the old air bed sofa was.

It feels really good in here. Now if everything will hold up on the road, we should be fine.
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In which the fates have their vengence

A travel blog entry by videoray.ag

4
7

... restaurants - Hickory House was long closed when we got there.

Allow me to elaborate on 3. A minivan is towed behind the bus. This lets us park the bus and then sojourn out to meals and adventures in a more manageable vehicle. The apparatus which connects the minivan to the bus is a BlueOx Aladdin tow bar. The couplers of the tow bar are secured to the minivan using a large bolt pin which is locked into place using a smaller lynch pin. ...

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