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... arriving in South Bend at 2100.
South Bend is stunning, a university town about 200 kms from Chicago on a big river. It had been snowing all day and they had about 4 inches on the ground. On the recommendation of the B&B we went to the pub 3 blocks away were they had live music. We wandered down in the snow and picked a prime spot at the bar to watch the entertainment. I have one observation, no-one really drinks, I have not seen any-one ...
Saturday morning, pre-sunrise Starbucks breakfast. Soon, the wintery sun slowly greyed the sky, then suddenly popped and brightened winter fields rich and fertile, even in this December time of dormancy, they appeared rich and fertile. Wind turbines danced like silly clowns on wobbly stilts across a landscape bedecked with enormous solar panels, glimmering while poking fun at the power failure that continues to haunt and chill ...
... Main Building and the Basilica.
The Golden Dome, located on the Main Building, represents the steep tradition of Notre Dame football for it is here that the trumpeters of the band gather prior to a home game to enhance the spirit of the fans. There is just something about traditions of any college that brings joy to our souls. Check out the video below.
... the city. Together, we visited the World's Largest Chocolate Store, the old Studebaker factory and a nice walk to and along the St. Joseph River downtown.
The next day, with our RV in the repair shop, we made the most of our homeless time bouncing back and forth between Indiana and Michigan geocaching. Fun!
Geneva-On-The-Lake, Ohio is our next stop.
... with only about 500 motorhomes in attendance. We have had a good time attending seminars and looking at all the vendor booths. The only problem has been the weather. On Wednesday it started raining and over three and one half inches fell. The water was so high around our motorhome that if we wanted to go out we had to wade through a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking