Travel Blogs from Carbondale
Carbondale is a small town that I never know it exist, similar to Lafayette, but slightly smaller . The games were held at Southern Illinois University (SIU), the home of the Salukis. The school seems to be low funded and looks really old. These made the Boilermakers to appriciate with what we have now. The games were okay, but whole lots issue …
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 ...
... 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 ...
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.
... 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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