Super 8 Independence
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... and then took the opportunity of the stop to wander around a few blocks of Denver. This was a re-fueling stop for the train and we had reversed into Denver Union Terminus to allow us to take time to look around. Then it was back on the train for a 7.10 departure.
We had one more stop in Colorado in the evening before we setting down for the night.
The countryside had changed from mountains in the morning to flat plains in the ...
Monday...we leave surprising Chicago and heard north around the bay to the beautiful city on Lake Michigan, Milwaukee, home of the baseball team, the Brewers. We go to Miller Park and make our way into the stadium to our reserved seats right behind the home plate where we see every ball as the umpire sees it. We enjoy a great game but unfortunately our team loses 5 to 2 shucks! They make Harleys in Milwaukee so we go to the ...
... tour" and we wanted to check some of them out. The following is taken from the web:
The history of the barn quilt begins about 300 years ago with the arrival of immigrants from the Rhine region of Germany. They came for religious freedom. These groups included Amish, Mennonites, Lutherans and other Reform groups.Many settled in Pennsylvania, especially in Berks, Lancaster and Lehigh counties.Today, ...
Good People with Some Decent Interest
The visit with Dave at his Univ. of Northern Iowa Wesley Foundation went really well. We got one card out of it (a young man named Jordan) but I feel may get more down the road. There were some seniors present this evening but a lot of juniors as well. There were a lot of education, social work, and anthropology majors present in this group of students (about 12).Dave informed me of a couple of others that couldn't make it out ...
... destination is Rapid City, South Dakota. We looked up that the weather is suppose to be 100 degrees tomorrow as the high! HOT HOT HOT! We'll be departing beautiful Waterloo at 6am again, so it's going to be another long day on the road. Closer and closer to Yellowstone. It's insane how this morning I was in Akron, OH. Home feels surprising close still, but I'm sure I'll lose that feeling the more we hit west. Until next time... peace&&love ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking