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Travel Blogs from Salem
... Kansas runs only 12 miles......so we drove through to Tulsa, Oklahoma. Ian was very happy that it was NOT a dry county !!!!!! So, we drove right through our fifth state and about a third of the way into our sixth. We will be staying until Friday in order to do some sight seeing and resting ...
So, this friend of mine, Jerome has been on me to go with him down to Missouri to the Current River for a canoe trip. As some of you know, I LOVE canoeing. I was up for it anytime. We settled on the weekend of September 6,7 and 8. We talked about it earlier in the week and it looked like Jerome, a friend of his from Mitsubishi and Brooke from Ride The Nine were going.
But first, a story. On Friday, September 6, I stopped in to ...
... of detours.
The Aussie was with us but then we lost him, thinking that he had gone for fuel.
We went to Wezzy's Roadhouse in Hamel for lunch which was interesting.
We all had a fantastic ride today through the cornfields and sheltered tree lined roads. In fact, we were all a bit sad when we had to get onto the motorway to cover some of the inaccessible areas of Route 66.
Once we were back on the ride we stopped at Cuba ...
... the plaques, took photos were all impressed by the modern interpretation which was about 1/2 size of the original, it was then off to the hotel via fuelling the bikes ready for tomorrow.
At the hotel Dave accidentally let slip that it was LJ's birthday and that he had now witnessed 61 earth orbits of the sun. He was bought a hair extension, some rather dapper sunglasses, a card and a birthday cake. The card was signed by ...
THURS. 5/16- TUES. 5/21/13
Sorry it's been so long between updates... we have been in
the backwoods with no internet service and only sporadic cell service. I am writing this on Monday night, with the
hopes that tomorrow, we can find a McDonald's with Wi-Fi so I can post it
We left Mama Gertie's in Swannanoa on Thursday morning ...