Travel Blogs from Bloomington, United States

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Bike Repairs in Bloomington, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Bike Repairs in Bloomington

A travel blog entry by pollyandmikey

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... ’s instead and planned our route for the day. We decided to leave the highway frontage road and head further south to Bloomington which is meant to be a lovely town. Yet again the sky was cloudy which made for very comfortable cycling conditions. We ...

Pardon The Interruption and Leslie Lynch King!, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Pardon The Interruption and Leslie Lynch King!

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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... in the museum.  Lots of other cool stuff.   Rutherford B. Hayes (1822-1893) was the 19th President of the United States; the one directly after Ulysses S. Grant.  He was a lawyer (Harvard educated) man who started his legal ...

Today Domestic - Tomorrow International, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Today Domestic - Tomorrow International

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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It's been a good day. Up early and Bryan took us to the Bloomington airport at 5:30 for a 6:40 flight. Delta through Detroit and then on to Philadelphia to pick up Laura. Took the opportunity in DTW to call the the shuttle company who will be taking ...

Counting Down!, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Counting Down!

A travel blog entry by tieken

We are getting excited to start our adventure this Saturday! After months of anticipation and preparation, we are counting the days and hours until we leave (4 days, 8 hours & 20 minutes to be exact). We have both started to pack and make lists. ...

Off to the travel clinic., Bloomington, United States travel blog

Off to the travel clinic.

A travel blog entry by dc314

4 shots, 40 pages of documentation, and $400 later, we now have all of our vaccinations and medicines for the 11 countries we plan to visit. Except for rabies - we'll take our chances. ...

Collumbus day, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Collumbus day

A travel blog entry by selwynrenard

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... op avontuur te gaan. Van een collega op de VA (die al zijn hele leven in Indianapolis woont) had ik te horen gekregen dat Bloomington een mooie stad is en niet te ver weg. Eindelijk zou ik dus wat anders van Indiana te zien krijgen dan Indianapolis. Ik ...

Anticipation, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Anticipation

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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Tomorrow is a big day.  I will start my Baseball Park Adventure.  Plan for now is to leave Bloomington about 8:00 am, and travel the roughly 250 miles to Cincinnati tomorrow.  Should be there be early afternoon (even after losing an hour), ...

Pics, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Pics

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

Just to let you know I downloaded pics from my last trip....enjoy! Dave ...

No Travel - Just A Note, Bloomington, United States travel blog

No Travel - Just A Note

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

I actually don't start traveling again until Mid-August, but I wanted to send you folks a note. Apparently someone hacked into my AOL email account recently and started sending messages (mainly ads it appears) to everyone of my contacts, which ...

Are you ready?, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Are you ready?

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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It's Friday night, almost 9:00 o'clock and I have been packed and ready to go since Noon.  Sandy, on the other hand, who absolutely detests packing came home at Noon and has been procrastinating ever since is not close to being ready to ...

Trip Statistics, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Trip Statistics

A travel blog entry by dc314

For those math majors out there, below is an up to date list of our final trip statistics: Miles traveled: 35,141 Countries visited: 12 Countries skipped due to natural disasters: 1 Natural disasters within a few months of a country we are planning ...

The Road Trip Begins.....VERY VERY WELL, Bloomington, United States travel blog

The Road Trip Begins.....VERY VERY WELL

A travel blog entry by nessandjess

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... we’d end up driving to St.Louis a day early...luckily things worked out for us and we reached our destination of Bloomington, IL. Our motel/hotel is cute..nothing special...but just what we wanted. And we have a perfect view of our baby through the ...

Home at last!, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Home at last!

A travel blog entry by tieken

... of the American Revolution and the Civil War and we visited the WW II museum. There is so much history to experience in the United States. The study of ghosts actually became a history lesson as well. It was truly a trip of a lifetime for us. Thanks to ...

No Turning Back Now, Bloomington, United States travel blog

No Turning Back Now

A travel blog entry by dc314

We recently purchased our plane tickets.  Although we are not 100% sure on the exact itinerary, below is a rough draft of our plans: Leave NYC Hong Kong - 3 days Japan (Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka) - 1 week China (Shanghai, Xian, Beijing) - 1.5 weeks ...

Home, Updated Blog WITH PICTURES, & A Few Thoughts, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Home, Updated Blog WITH PICTURES, & A Few Thoughts

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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I drove the six hours from Columbus to Bloomington easily...with a brief stop for gas and Sliders at White Castle just outside Indianapolis.  Sandy hates them! Home and unpacked and started thinking about the entire trip.  I HAVE NOW DOWNLOADED ...

May I have your attention, please?, Bloomington, United States travel blog

May I have your attention, please?

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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I'm old and yet I'm new at this stuff, so bear with me.  This is a test!  Sandy, Laura and I are traveling to Israel, Jordan and Egypt in December and January.  Actually, the plan is to be in Bethlehem on Christmas Eve and hopefully ...

Bloomington (farkkushortseja ja jalkapalloa), Bloomington, United States travel blog

Bloomington (farkkushortseja ja jalkapalloa)

A travel blog entry by vonsimba

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Tiistai 1.-perjantai 4.9 Tiistaiaamuna matka jatkui kohti Bloomingtonia, Indianan osavaltion yliopistokaupunkia. Kyseessä on n. 70 000 asukkaan kaupunki joista suurin osa on opiskelijoita. Tämän perusteella kuvittelin meiningin olevan kohtalaisen ...

Pictures, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Pictures

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

Uh, Houston, pictures have been uploaded... That's affirmative Double Eagle ...

We are almost ready to leave - thank god!, Bloomington, United States travel blog

We are almost ready to leave - thank god!

A travel blog entry by sue_and_steve

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Well, after a couple of frantic packing days we are almost ready to take off for the airport.  I can't understand how it can be so much work to pack two back packs!  I really need a beer after all this ...

Headlamps, Money Belts and Sleep Sacks, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Headlamps, Money Belts and Sleep Sacks

A travel blog entry by dc314

We've been so busy planning that we completely forgot to send an update!  During the past few weeks, we've been furiously researching our destinations and stocking up on gear. Recent purchases of note are Keen covered-toe waterproof sandals for ...

A Post Script and Pictures, Bloomington, United States travel blog

A Post Script and Pictures

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

Been home a couple of days, but just got the chance to sit down and finish up some lose ends with regard to my trip last week. First, I forgot to tell you about the great family who sat behind me at the Oakland A's game.  They were an ...

I don't want this trip to end!, Bloomington, United States travel blog

I don't want this trip to end!

A travel blog entry by s2sslauren

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... all of the escorts and bagpipe music they played for us. Once we made it to the college, we started our ride into Bloomington. We have never seen so much support before. There were people on the sidewalks, in the streets, all over the place. It was ...

Sep 20, 2009, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Sep 20, 2009

A travel blog entry by flyingfonteins

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A Post Script to President John Tyler, Bloomington, United States travel blog

A Post Script to President John Tyler

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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... by non-historians as the last part of the campaign slogan, "Tippecanoe and Tyler Too," was the 10th President of the United States.  I saw his gravesite in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA, earlier this year along with 5th President James Monroe ...

History, Whataburger, Luggage and Home, Bloomington, United States travel blog

History, Whataburger, Luggage and Home

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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Well, I didn't get up early and play golf...again. Follow my logic here. Was going to get up at 6:30, hit the road by 7:00 and golf near Dallas by 10:00. By the time I got there it was going to be 90 degrees anyway, and besides I really wanted to check ...

Home again, Home again., Bloomington, United States travel blog

Home again, Home again.

A travel blog entry by swashbur

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I'm home. Helen, the Project Director from Perkins upgraded my seat to Economy Plus, which is a section of the aircraft with more leg room than the regular "coach"  section. It turned out to be a huge advantage for me, as I had three seats to my ...

Two for One...Yesterday and Today, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Two for One...Yesterday and Today

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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Friday morning I was up at the usual time and on the road by 9:00.  Headed for Lancaster, PA, about a 90 minute drive looking for the gravesite of James Buchanan, my last President on this trip. Talk about tough to find. He is buried in Woodward ...

Tentative Itinerary, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Tentative Itinerary

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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Here's a copy of my tentative itinerary.  If you have additional or alternative suggestions for food, or might like to go to a game with me, let me hear from you.  Most of these restaurant and food suggestons came from Man vs. Food, ...

last entry from the states, Bloomington, United States travel blog

last entry from the states

A travel blog entry by jcarlso2

Ok, so today is the day. i've said goodbye to most (sorry those of you who i missed, I just really didn't have time) and i'm packed and ready. Of course I'm doing that whole stress out one minute, on the edge of my seat with excitement the next. ...

Field of Dreams and Home, Bloomington, United States travel blog

Field of Dreams and Home

A travel blog entry by dblegldave

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... , I ate a Quiznos.  What, you say?  Nothing special about Quiznos.  No, there isn't except those folks in Bloomington/Normal know the only two Quiznos in town closed a few months ago, and I have been going through withdrawl ever ...

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