Travel Blogs from Crete
Then went for dinner in The Watering Hole. It turned out to be a little too close for comfort as during our meal the skies absolutely opened and tipped up to 5" of rain in the space of about an hour. Fantastic lightning shows. The poor restaurant owner had to pump out his basement so had ...
After a 4 hour drive from Missouri, through the southwest corner of Iowa, and into Nebraska, we arrived at Lincoln. We found a campground about 3 miles from campus, and checked in. We then drove back to campus and walked around. It was a large campus with all of the academic buildings co-located, and the football stadium ...
We've been on the road long enough now that its getting hard to remember where we've been. OK, we were in North Platte yesterday, I remember now. Well we drove to Lincoln today. Google Maps said the drive would take 4 hours, 17 minutes. It took us 8 hours of almost constant driving. So much for Google, I've lost all of my faith in them. Once in Lincoln we did a 10 kilometer (6 mile) walk around downtown and the capitol. Did I ...
This fund-raiser provided guests with a good opportunity to talk with me about the issues and then make a "fast break" over to the Pinnacle Bank Arena and "transition" from one game -- politics -- to another -- Husker basketball!
It's a very good omen that they won the game. Hope my own campaign scores a slam-dunk on Election Night!
... servants many decades ago, sitting in there and discussing issues, reading the paper, and -- as we would say today -- "hanging out."
It was yet another in a long list of experiences as my campaign gallops along in which I am humbled by the importance, dignity and seriousness of the office of the U.S. Senator from the great State of Nebraska!
- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking
- Pets allowed